„I have a feeling that my boat
has struck, down there in the depths,
against a great thing.
happens! Nothing … Silence … Waves.
— Nothing happens? Or Has everything happened,
and we are standing now, quietly, in the new life?“
— Juan Ramón Jimenéz Spanish poet 1881 - 1958
"Oceans", as translated by Robert Bly; quoted in Opening Our Moral Eye : Essays, Talks & Poems Embracing Creativity & Community (1996) by Mary Caroline Richards.
— Fay Weldon English author, essayist and playwright 1931
— Antonio Porchia Italian Argentinian poet 1886 - 1968
— Helen Keller American author and political activist 1880 - 1968
— Jared Lee Loughner Charged with 2011 Tucson shooting 1988
December 8, 2010, video posting —
„Nothing has happened in the past; it happened in the Now. Nothing will ever happen in the future; it will happen in the Now.“
— Eckhart Tolle, The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment
— Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
— Asger Jorn Danish artist 1914 - 1973
— Richard Bach American spiritual writer 1936
Context: Nothing happens by chance, my friend... No such thing as luck. A meaning behind every little thing, and such a meaning behind this. Part for you, part for me, we may not see it all real clear right now, but we will, before long. Nothing by Chance: A Gypsy Pilot's Adventures in Modern America (1969)