Quotes and thoughts

Visits always give pleasure: if not at the arrival, at the departure.
Portuguese saying

To be humble to superiors is duty; to equals, courtesy; to inferiors, nobleness.
Benjamin Franklin

Freedom of speech and freedom of action are meaningless without freedom to think. And there is no freedom of thought without doubt.

Life isn't fair. It's just fairer than death, that's all.
William Goldman

The world tolerates conceit from those who are successful, but not from anybody else.
John Blake

We must never forget that art is not a form of propaganda; it is a form of truth.
John F. Kennedy

No one is useless in this world if he can lighten the burdens of others.
Charles Dickens

Hell and heaven are both disproportionate. The acts of men don't deserve that much.
Jorge Luis Borges

Nothing is lost if one is brave enough to procclaim everything is lost, and that we need to start over.
Julio Cortázar

Pursuing the impossible is what has always helped man achieve the possible; those who have carefully limited to do what it seemed possible to them have never advanced more than a step.
Mijail Alexándróvich Bakunin

We need to dream, but under the condition of believing seriously in our dream, of scrutinizing real life, of confronting our observations with our dream, of scrupulously carrying out our fantasy!
Vladimir Ilich Ulianov


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