Gun on the waistline, leave you in the wasteland.

Lil Wayne

Is it progress if a cannibal uses knife and fork?

Stanilaw Jerzy Lec

Secret, and self-contained, and solitary as an oyster.

Charles Dickens

Nah, we never try that‘s the problem with us.

Buzz Osborne

Healing requires conscious choices.

Caroline Myss

Would you marry me when we are seventy?

The Science of Sleep

The ultimate decision will be made by Time.

Ford Madox Ford

I think we‘re going to the moon because it‘s in the nature of the human being to face challenges.

Neil Armstrong

The need for mystery is greater than the need for an answer.

Ken Kesey

No man is happy without a delusion of some kind. Delusions are as necessary to our happiness as realities.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Do we decide questions, at all? We decide answers, no doubt; but surely the questions decide us?

Lewis Carroll

As far as I know, pornography is the only working medicine against seasickness.

Maximilien Robespierre

Death is the beginning of immortality.

Piet de Jong

Avoidance of sin is much better than the pain of remorse.

Omar Ibn Al-Khattab

Be mild and firm. Apply your best exertions to put us in a proper posture of defense.

Edward Rutledge

The world is a never-ending cross-reference.

Cees Nooteboom

It is difficulties which give birth to miracles.

Rev. Dr. Sharpe

Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.


My experience is that people are most likely to listen to reason when in beD.

Groucho Marx

Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.

Maria Montessori

My world crumbles when you are not here.

Macy Gray

The shadow of a man can never stand up and walk on its own.

Takeda Nobukado in Kagemusha

The final test of a theory is its capacity to solve the problems which originated it.

George Dantzig

Never say „no“ to adventures. Always say „yes“, otherwise you‘ll lead a very dull life.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

My greatest wish – other than salvation – was to have a book.

Yann Martel

We have no idea about the ‚real‘ nature of things

Richard Bandler

The sun goes up and then it comes down, but everytime that happens what do you get? You get a new day.

Half Nelson

Nah, we never try that‘s the problem with us.

Buzz Osborne

All models are false but some models are useful.

George E. P. Box

Fantasy is often better than reality. It’s much more inspiring not to go to places than to go.

Karl Lagerfeld

Humor starts like a wildfire, but then continues on, smoldering, smoldering for years.

Elizabeth Kastor

I feel comfortably qualified to talk about anything, but that‘s a personal problem.

Max Barry

Better not to be at all Than not be noble.

Alfred Tennyson

I‘d always wanted to know the difference between a mark that was art and one that wasn‘t.

Roy Lichtenstein

We run, not only because we think it is doing us good, but ... because it helps us to do other things better.

Roger Bannister

No matter, I don‘t care.

King Julien XIII in Madagascar