Strong minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Weak minds discuss people.


Darkness cannot drive out darkness. Only light can do that.

Hate cannot drive out hate.
Only love can do that.

(Martin Luther King Jr. 1963)

Who controls the past, controls the future.

Who controls the present, controls the past.

(George Orwell, 1949)

If you are depressed, you are living in the past.

If you are anxious, you are living in the future.

If you are at peace, you are living in the present.

(Lao Tzu)

Speak in such a way that others want to listen.
Listen in such a way that others want to speak.


Everything great that ever happened in this world, happened first in somebody's imagination.

(Astrid Lindgren)

How can we live in such a way that we only die once?

(Umberto Eco)

There are only two ways to live your life.
One is as though nothing is a miracle.
The other is as though everything is a miracle.

(Albert Einstein)

Happiness is the only thing multiplying when shared.

(Albert Schweitzer)

Extinction is the rule.
Survival is the exception.

(Carl Sagan)