The pessimist complains about the wind, the optimist expects it to change, the realist adjusts the sails.
(William George Ward)

They say that man is not a man until he hears his name from the lips of a woman
(Machado, Antonio)

All is lost when the wicked are an example and the good of derision
(Democrats)

Anyone who has not been what I, I do not advice
(Sophocles)

Better to die once they live in fear of life .
(Aesop)

Just love what you do not have fully
(Proust, Marcel)

The love born of memory, intelligence lives and dies by neglect.
(Ramón Llull)

The best pleasure in life is doing what people tell you you can not do.
Take time to choose a friend, but I changed it even slower.
(Benjamin Franklin)

The knowledge and reason speak, ignorance and error shout.

Love has no cure, but it is the only medicine for all ills
(Cohen, Leonard)

There is no duty to neglect both the duty of being happy
(Stevenson, Robert Louis)

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Better to die once they live in fear of life.
(Aesop)

Just love what you do not have fully
(Proust, Marcel)