„Your job is to struggle until you drop dead. That's it. Stop trying to be happy. The day you stop trying to be happy you might have a chance to live.“
— Willie Nelson, The Tao of Willie: A Guide to the Happiness in Your Heart
„You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren't happy in one place, chances are you won't be happy anyplace.“
— Ernie Banks American baseball player and coach 1931 - 2015
„You might stop a hurricane,
Might even stop the drivin' rain.
You might have a dozen other guys,
But if you wanna stop me baby - don't even try.
I'm goin' one way - your way.
It's such a strong way - let's make it our way.“
— Bryan Adams Canadian singer-songwriter 1959
Can't Stop This Thing We Started
„Anyway, if you stop tellin' people it's all sorted out afer they're dead, they might try sorting it all out while they're alive.“
— Terry Pratchett, Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
— Conor Oberst American musician 1980
The Joy in Forgetting - The Joy in Acceptance
— Stephen Fry English comedian, actor, writer, presenter, and activist 1957
— Edith Wharton American novelist, short story writer, designer 1862 - 1937
— Ernest Hemingway American author and journalist 1899 - 1961
— Julie Anne Peters, By the Time You Read This, I'll Be Dead