Quotes that are trending.



A Healthy Ecology is the Basis for a Healthy Economy.
Claudine Schneider



You may shoot me with your words, You may cut me with your eyes, You may kill me with your hatefulness, But still, like air, I'll rise.
Maya Angelou



The system of nature, of which man is a part, tends to be self-balancing, self-adjusting, self-cleansing. Not so with technology.
E.F. Schumacher



Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.
Leonardo da Vinci



If you wish to know what a man is, place him in authority.
Yugoslavian Proverb



Man talks of a battle with Nature, forgetting that if he won the battle, he would find himself on the losing side.
E. F. Schumacher



Most people using French letters don't speak any French words.
Albrecht, Richard



Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
William James



A conceited and self-admiring person is disliked by others; charity and alms are the best remedy for ailments and calamities; one has to account in the next world for the deeds that he has done in this world.
Ali bin Abu-Talib



And the poor in their fireless lodgings, dropping the sheets Of the evening paper: "Our day is our loss, O show us History the operator, the Organiser, Time the refreshing river." And the nations combine each cry, invoking the life That shapes the individual belly and orders The private nocturnal terror: "Did you not found the city state of the sponge, "Raise the vast military empires of the shark And the tiger, establish the robin's plucky canton? Intervene. Descend as a dove or A furious papa or a mild engineer, but descend."
Wystan Hugh Auden