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99% of all failures….
A reported asked this couple how they were able to stay together for 65 years…
"…darkness…" -Herman Melville
"It is better to fail…" Herman Melville
"Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed." ~ Herman Melville
“Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well- warmed, and well-fed.” ― Herman Melville
Herman Melville on class prejudice
“Who in the rainbow can draw the line where the violet tint ends and the orange tint begins? Distinctly we see the difference of the colors, but where exactly does the one first blendingly enter into the other? So with sanity and insanity.” Herman Melville
Everything is possible. OC
"You don’t question why you hear the call…" – /u/Valdrbjorn OC
"Hold, unhappy man…" -Epictetus OC
"All that is needed for joy…" – Katawa Shoujo OC
"The fundamental cause of the trouble is…" – Bertrand Russell. OC
"Hold, unhappy man…" -Epictetus OC
Utopia lies at the horizon… – Eduardo Galeano ()
"I can’t sleep" – Eduardo Galeano: The book of Embraces
Utopia is on the horizon. I approach two steps, it moves two steps. I walk ten steps and the horizon runs ten steps further. As much as I may walk, I’ll never reach it, so what good is a utopia for? For this: It’s useful for walking forward. – Eduardo Galeano.
Here’s to all the places we went… – John Green ()
"I fell in love the way you fall asleep . . ." John Green
"Just remember that sometimes, the way you think about a person isn’t the way they actually are." – John Green, Paper Towns
"I don’t know a perfect person. I only know flawed people who are still worth loving."- John Green
“My thoughts are stars I cannot fathom into constellations.” -John Green
"Thomas Edison’s last words were: "It’s very beautiful over there." I don’t know where there is, but I believe it’s somewhere, and I hope it’s beautiful." — John Green, Looking for Alaska
"The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work." – Arthur Brisbane
‘Human nature has been sold short… humans have a higher nature which… Includes the need for meaningful work, for responsibility, for creativeness, for being fair and just, for doing what is worthwhile and for preferring to do it well.’ Abraham Maslow
"Keep your head up in failure, and your head down in success." -Jerry Seinfeld, from his AMA 8308 × 5538
30 billionaire quotes
"The light inside has broken but I still work" – Vending Machine
"Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work." – Aristotle
"…You could not act differently from the way you are acting now".
A Man’s Creed -Anonymous
"It’s a magical world"- Bill Watterson
“Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.” – Oscar Wilde
"The world doesn’t care if you’re shy…" -bjos144
To the outside world we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. We know each other’s hearts. We share private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time.
We are chemically connected to all molecules on Earth. And we are atomically connected to all atoms in the universe. We are not figuratively, but literally stardust.”
My hope still is to leave the world a bit better than when I got here. – Jim Henson