Quotes and thoughts about your attitude toward the rest

Sometimes people don't want to hear the truth because they don't want their illusions to be destroyed.
Friedrich Nietzsche

When people say, "I have nothing to hide," what they're saying is, "My rights don't matter."
Edward Snowden

Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you’re a man, you take it.
Malcolm X

It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
Oscar Wilde

Think before you speak. Read before you think.
Fran Lebowitz

In the modern techno-industrial culture, it is possible to proceed from infancy to senility without ever knowing manhood.
E. Abbey

I can tell you that you will have your hearts broken more by the people you love than by the people you hate. But you must still dare to love. The rewards are worth far more than the risks.
Margaret Peterson Haddix

Not all those who wander are lost.

Awareness is like the sun. When it shines on things, they are transformed.
Thích Nhất Hạnh

There are no enlightened people, no nice, bad, smart, neurotic, or stupid people, either—only people with more (or less) enlightened, nice, bad, smart, neurotic, or stupid moments.
Dan Millman

You must not ever stop being whimsical. And you must not, ever, give anyone else the responsibility for your life.
Mary Oliver

The future depends on what you do today.
Mahatma Gandhi


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