Did you really cease to love a person because you had been treated cruelly?
Truth often sacrificed for the sake of stability and peace.
He would roam about the world carrying his recollections with him, and perhaps some day he would come to forget them, for one can live only by forgetting; but when his grief should dissolve with the years he would be left an empty man, like a smiling automaton, incapable of any affections other than meterial...
To this day, she’s still sad. Because there’s not some finite amount of pain inside us. Our bodies and minds just keep manufacturing more of it. I’m just saying that I took the pain that was inside of her at that moment and made it my own. And it didn’t hurt me at all.
History is the guess of old men, sometimes they get it wrong.
And a rock feels no pain;And an island never cries.
If we deny the grief its right in our lives, then we must question the love for which the grief is supposedly rooted. God’s grief is founded in His love for Himself and His love for us. Looking at God as our model is healthy. Facing the pain means honoring those with whom our love...
I learned very early on not to speak to my folk from on high, but to get down with them, beside them, showing them how to act rather than telling them. And I suggested that they should do the same with one another: that they didn’t need a book of rules to tell them what...
Silence is for fools. Communication is for leaders. Justice is for those brave enough to not stand another moment dealing with people that feel the solution to any problem is through cold indifference because of their lack of courage and insecurities.
Only a demon would prevent a person from saving lives or fulfilling their life mission. There is no reasoning with the devil. Stand with pride because your heart is filled with the goodness of helping others, while theirs is filled with helping themselves.
Cut the cords of attachment. Expand the circle of love.
Great leadership is not about giving orders, it’s about taking others
Pride costs us more than hunger, thirst, and cold.
You must learn to control your dreams or your dreams will forever control you.
Balance is key. In everything you do. Dance all night long and practice yoga the next day. Drink wine but don’t forget your green juice. Eat chocolate when your heart wants it and kale salad when your body needs it. Wear high heels on Saturday and walk barefoot on Sunday. Go shopping at the mall...
Riots happen because rationale is eclipsed by revenge.
You are born to rule or to be ruled. It’s for you to decide which path to choose.
Beauty of trees is not judged by shape, size and species, then why ours?
I am Persephone” she said, her voice thin and papery. “Welcome, demigods.Nico squashed a pomegranate under his boot. “Welcome? After last time, you’ve got the nerve to welcome me?”I shifted uneasily, because talking that way to a god can get you blasted into dust bunnies. “Um, Nico-“”It’s all right,” Persephone said coldly. “We had a...
Orang bijak berpesan: “Jika tidak bisa membantu, jangan mengganggu.