In the hearts and minds of the people, the grapes of wrath were growing heavy for the vintage.John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath
You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.Albert Einstein
Science says 'We must live,' and seeks the means of prolonging, increasing, facilitating and amplifying life, of making it tolerable and acceptable, wisdom says 'We must die,' and seeks how to make us die well.Socrates
Don't dig your grave with your own knife and fork.English Proverb
We do not first get all the answers and then live in the light of our understanding. We must rather plunge into life meeting what we have to meet and experiencing what we have to experience and in the light of living try to understand. if insight comes at all, it will not before, but only through and after experience.John Claypool
A woman who thinks she is intelligent demands the same rights as man. An intelligent woman gives up.Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.
Trumpet in a herd of elephants crow in the company of cocks bleat in a flock of goats.