“It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities” – J.K. Rowling. Saying goodbyes every week. What a way to be a global citizen.
“Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind” – Theodore Roosevelt. All words and no play makes you a dull person.
“Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.” – Japanese proverb. Summary of all my relationships. Fecked up.
“Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?” – Abraham Lincoln. Till a sucker punch comes along and I wonder if I should just be a bad boy.
“Never let your memories be greater than your dreams” – Doug Ivester. Humans’ stupidity (most of the time).
“Don’t wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great” – Orison Swett Marden. Oh weddings, birthdays and graduations. Why do you keep replaying your memory instead of enjoying some love in bed everyday?
“If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way” – Napoleon Hill. Every step you take brings you up that mountain.
“Some people grumble because roses have thorns; I am thankful that the thorns have roses” – Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr. For everyone who loves complaining should be torn out of my memory.
“The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.” – Thomas Paine. Me. Less stress from others would be welcomed obviously.