The question grows more troubling with each passing year how much of what yesterday's science fiction regarded as unspeakably dreadful has become today's award-winning researchTheodore Roszak
To bemoan the messiness of politics is not just a folly it betrays a dangerous impatience with basic realities. It is like becoming disturbed that people do not fall in love sensibly -- and so deciding to computerize the problem.Theodore Roszak
The stability of the whole is guaranteed by the instability of its parts.Karin Meißenburg, translator and author
Caring about others, running the risk of feeling, and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness.Rabbi Harold Kushner
To my mind to kill in war is not a whit better than to commit ordinary murder.Albert Einstein
I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.Anne Spencer Morrow Lindbergh
When in doubt, make a fool of yourself. There is a microscopically thin line between being brilliantly creative and acting like the most gigantic idiot on earth. So what the hell, leap.
We always like those who admire us we do not always like those whom we admire.
Life is like a blanket too short. You pull it up and your toes rebel, you yank it down and shivers meander about your shoulder; but cheerful folks manage to draw their knees up and pass a very comfortable night.