I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do
Leonardo da Vinci
It’s not the load that breaks you down, it’s the way you carry it.
I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it.
Every act that denies or limits the freedom of the individual in this country costs us the confidence of men and women who aspire to that freedom and independence of which we speak and for which our ancestors fought.
Edward R Murrow
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
It is not your duty to make others happy. People must discover the source of their own happiness. But you can touch others with your words and actions. Share your joy in good will with no expectations – and never as an obligation. You cannot assemble happiness for them.
Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge