„Steadfastness in believing doth not exclude all temptations from without. When we say a tree is firmly rooted, we do not say the wind never blows upon it.“

—  John Owen
John Owen photo
John Owen1
1616 - 1683

Citações relacionadas

Jack Kerouac photo
Gilles Deleuze photo
Henry Abbey photo
William Makepeace Thackeray photo
Richard Russo photo
Roy Sesana photo
Marcus Garvey photo

„A Race without the knowledge of its history is like a tree without roots.“

—  Marcus Garvey Jamaica-born British political activist, Pan-Africanist, orator, and entrepreneur 1887 - 1940
Though often attributed to Garvey, this statement first appears in Charles Siefert's 1938 pamphlet, The Negro's or Ethiopian's Contribution to Art.

Thich Nhat Hanh photo
Carl Sagan photo
John Masefield photo
Samuel Rutherford photo
Rainer Maria Rilke photo
Cameron Richardson photo
Elizabeth Drew Stoddard photo
Adelaide Crapsey photo