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Let your midday sleep be short or none at all.
Yesterday is but a dream, and tomorrow is only a vision. . . But today well-lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope.
Perfect love is rare indeed -- for to be a lover will require that you continually have the subtlety of the very wise, the flexibility of the child, the sensitivity of the artist, the understanding of the philosopher, the acceptance of the saint, the tolerance of the scholar and the fortitude of the certain.
-- Leo Buscaglia
If God lived on Earth, people would knock out all His windows.
Democracy is a device that insures we shall be governed no better than we deserve.
-- George Bernard Shaw
Whom we love best to them we can say least.
Relationships are hard. It's like a full-time job, and we should treat it like one. If your boyfriend or girlfriend wants to leave you, they should give you two weeks' notice. There should be severance pay, and before they leave you, they should have to find you a temp.
-- Bob Ettinger
You don't have to agree with me, but its quicker.
In terms of the game theory, we might say the universe is so constituted as to maximize play. The best games are not those in which all goes smoothly and steadily toward a certain conclusion, but those in which the outcome is always in doubt. Similarly, the geometry of life is designed to keep us at the point of maximum tension between certainty and uncertainty, order and chaos. Every important call is a close one. We survive and evolve by the skin of our teeth. We really wouldn't want it any other way.
-- George Leonard
A true friend is one who sticks by you even when he gets to know you really well.
Love doesn't hide. It stays and fights. It goes the distance. That's why God made love so strong. So it can carry you. All the way home.
Into the closed mouth the fly does not get.
Where you're going is more important then where you stand.
Dreams are what I am made of. Reality is what I am.
-- Clint Echols
Cats know what we feel. They don't care, but they know.
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