There is no fate that cannot be surmounted by scorn.
Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus
The scenes from our life resemble pictures in rough mosaic; they are ineffective from close up, and have to be viewed from a distance if they are to beautiful.
Arthur Schopenhauer, Essays and Aphorisms
It is difficult to define love; what can be said is that in the soul it is a passion to dominate another, in the mind it is mutual understanding, whilst in the body it is simply a delicately veiled desire to possess the beloved after many rites and mysteries.
La Rochefoucauld, Maxims, No. 68
I might not be the same, but that’s not important
No freedom till we’re equal, damn right I support it
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Same Love
We are our own dragons as well as our own heroes, and we have to rescue ourselves from ourselves.
Tom Robbins, Still Life With Woodpecker
The streets of heaven are too crowded with angels tonight.
Aaron Sorkin, The West Wing
Dig up her bones, but leave the soul alone.
MS MR, Bones
Sixty-nine is the only dinner for two
Childish Gambino, Heatbeat
No society in which eccentricity is a matter of reproach can be in a wholesome state.
John Stuart Mill
What a massive responsibility, being a moral creature.
Isaac Marion, Warm Bodies