Sometimes, we are so attached to our way of life that we turn down wonderful opportunities simply because we don't know what to do with it.
Victories and defeats form part of everyone's life - everyone, that is, except cowards, as you call them, because they never lose or win.
The world has never been as divided as it is now, what with religious wars, genocides, a lack of respect for the planet, economic crisis, depression, poverty, with everyone wanting instant solutions to at least some of the world's problems or their own. And things only look bleaker as we head into future.
On the road to power, there's no turning back. He would be an eternal slave to the road he'd chosen.
Every day was there to be lived or to mark one's departure from this world.
Then she opened her eyes, Veronika did not think 'this must be heaven'. Heaven would never use a fluorescent tube to light a room, and the pain - which started a fraction of a second later - was typical of the Earth. Ah, that Earth pain - unique, unmistakable.