„whatever you think that you will be.
if you think yourself weak, weak you will be;
if you think yourself strong, you will be“
— Swami Vivekananda Indian Hindu monk and phylosopher 1863 - 1902
„Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.“
— Leo Buscaglia Motivational speaker, writer 1924 - 1998
„If you concern yourself with telling or showing people how interesting you are, you will at best provoke a temporary response of polite interest until even that gives way to annoyance. If you let people find it out for themselves, you become a real source of fascination.“
— Derren Brown British illusionist 1971
— Vanna Bonta Italian-American writer, poet, inventor, actress, voice artist (1958-2014) 1958 - 2014
— Rick Riordan, The Blood of Olympus
„The weak shows his strength and hides his weaknesses; the magnificent exhibits his weaknesses like ornaments.“
— Nassim Nicholas Taleb Lebanese-American essayist, scholar, statistician, former trader and risk analyst 1960
„Love does not make you weak, because it is the source of all strength, but it makes you see the nothingness of the illusory strength on which you depended before you knew it.“
— Léon Bloy French writer, poet and essayist 1846 - 1917
Auden, W.H.; Kronenberger, Louis (1966), The Viking Book of Aphorisms, New York: Viking Press.
„Playing in shows all around the world takes tons of energy. Being a vegetarian has made a huge difference. Not only is a vegetarian lifestyle healthier, it's better for the animals and for the environment. And no matter where you find yourself on the planet, you can always find a great veggie meal.“
— Phil Collen British musician 1957
"Phil Collen: Vegetarian Testimonial," video ad for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (26 August 2011) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E-JsYIujaAM.