— Bill Nelson
After the February 14, 2018 Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, on February 15, 2018 on the floor of the United States Senate ().
— Bill Nelson
— Gabriel García Márquez, Chronicle of a Death Foretold
„By denying any ultimate standard outside of self, one can escape all self-blame and go through life on a perpetual mission of face saving.“
— Fulton J. Sheen Catholic bishop and television presenter 1895 - 1979
Ch. 6, p. 103
Remember that life is
Not meant to be wasted
We can always be chasing the sun
So fill up your lungs and just—run!
We can always be chasing the sun“
— Sara Bareilles American pop rock singer-songwriter and pianist 1979
"Chasing the Sun"
— Oscar Wilde Irish writer and poet 1854 - 1900
— Chinmayananda Saraswati Indian spiritual teacher 1916 - 1993
— Otto von Bismarck German statesman, Chancellor of Germany 1815 - 1898
The witticism was first attributed to Bismarck in printed form, as far as it is clear, in Zeitschrift für Bekämpfung der Geschlechtskrankheiten. Im Auftrage der Deutschen Gesellschaft zur Bekämpfung der Geschlechtskrankheiten. Volume 2 (1904) p. 283 books.google http://books.google.de/books?id=ZwETAQAAMAAJ&q=jagd: ""[...] when Bismarck would have repeated his well-known word about the instances in which the most lying occurs, out of the three mentioned by him (before an election, during a war, after a hunt), he would certainly have to put pelvic inflammatory disease in women first."" Before this, it always went without naming an author as a ""witticism"" in 1895 http://books.google.de/books?id=stoYAQAAIAAJ&q=gelogen, as ""the proverbial answer to the question when the most lying occurs"" in 1897 http://books.google.de/books?id=ZkoxAQAAMAAJ&q=gelogen, as ""an old story"" in 1898 http://books.google.de/books?id=LzkZAAAAYAAJ&q=%22einer+jagd%22 and as ""what one usually says"" in 1901 http://books.google.de/books?id=sjsZAAAAYAAJ&q=gelogen. Die Neue Zeit - Wochenschrift der deutschen Sozialdemokratie even spoke of a ""self-admission"" of Bismarck in 1906 http://books.google.de/books?id=YtY5AQAAMAAJ&q=gelogen; however, the fellow social democratic magazine Das freie Wort attributed it to an unnamed representative of the Zentrumspartei in that same year http://books.google.de/books?id=LjQ8AQAAIAAJ&q=%22mehr+gelogen%22.
„Poor quality job-hunting can be the surest way of remaining without work, of being depressed and of feeling that life has no direction“
— Nigel Cumberland British author and leadership coach 1967
Context: Poor quality job-hunting can be the surest way of remaining without work, of being depressed and of feeling that life has no direction. p.13
— François de La Rochefoucauld French author of maxims and memoirs 1613 - 1680
— Thomas Mann, This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of One Hundred Thoughtful Men and Women
As quoted in This I Believe (1954), by Edward R. Murrow, p. 16
— John C. Maxwell American author, speaker and pastor 1947
Book Sometimes you win Sometimes you Learn
„All, all of a piece throughout:
Thy chase had a beast in view;
Thy wars brought nothing about;
Thy lovers were all untrue.
'Tis well an old age is out,
And time to begin a new.“
— John Dryden English poet and playwright of the XVIIth century 1631 - 1700