People’s minds are like parachutes. To function properly they must first be open.Lord Thomas Dewar
The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.Ralph Nader
The young have aspirations that never come to pass, the old have reminiscences of what never happened.
Night, the beloved. Night, when words fade and things come alive. When the destructive analysis of day is done, and all that is truly important becomes whole and sound again. When man reassembles his fragmentary self and grows with the calm of a tree.Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they call me a Communist.Dom Hélder Pessoa Câmara
To live only for some future goal is shallow. It’s the side of the mountain which sustain life, not the top. Here’s where things grow.Robert M. Pirsig
The future is not a result of choices among alternative paths offered by the present, but a place that is created—created first in the mind and will, created next in activity. The future is not some place we are going to, but one we are creating.Unknown
There are people who put their dreams in a little box and say, ‘Yes I’ve got dreams, of course I’ve got dreams.’ Then they put the box away and bring it out once in awhile to look in it, and yep, they’re still there.Erma Bombeck