ALWAYS chose the road less taken.
Some books make us dream, others bring us face to face with reality, but what matters most to the author is the honesty with which a book is written.
In a war, the first casualty is human dignity.
Most people see the world as a threatening place, and, because they do, the world turns out, indeed, to be a threatening place.
And that's where the power of love comes in. Because when we love, we always strive to become better than we are.
The heat lasted until nightfall, and all that time he had to carry his jacket. But when he thought to complain about the burden of its weight, he remembered that, because he had the jacket, he had withstood the cold of the dawn.
And within that cycle there are neither winners nor losers; there are only stages that must be gone through. When the human heart understands this, it is free and able to accept difficult times without being deceived by moments of glory.
He's living with artists! said his mother tearfully to the ambassador. Oh, leave the boy alone, said the ambassador. He'll soon get sick of it, like he did of his girlfriend, like he did of crystals, pyramids, incense, and marijuana.
Going after what I believe in.