The tragedy of this world is that no one is happy, whether stuck in a time of pain or joy. Alan Lightman
Peace can only last where human rights are respected, where the people are fed, and where individuals and nations are free. Dalai Lama
You give but little when you give of your possessions.
It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. Gibran Kahlil Gibran
There is no creation without tradition; the ‘new’ is an inflection on a preceding form; novelty is always a variation on the past. – Carlos Fuentes
We’re actors in our lives, pretending to be who we want people to think we are. – Simone Elkeles
Human rights are not only violated by terrorism, repression or assassination, but also by unfair economic structures that create huge inequalities. – Pope Francis
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. – Edith Wharton
Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it. – Martin Luther King Jr.
I‘m no leader; I’m a little humble follower. – Muhammad Ali
My main problem with cops is that they do what they’re told. They say ‘Sorry mate, I’m just doing my job’ all the fucking time.