quotes“Beauty is the call of the spirit in that something to the spirit in us.”
C.S. Lewis – Letters to Arthur Grieves

“Belief is a wise wager. Granted that faith cannot be proved, what harm will come to you if you gamble on its truth and it proves false? If you gain, you gain all; if you lose, you lose nothing. Wager, then, without hesitation, that He exists.”
Blaise Pascal – 1623-1662, French Scientist

“The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.”
Carl Jung (1875 – 1961)

“To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.”
Anne-Sophie Swetchine

“Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.”
Anton Chekhov (1860 – 1904)

“You can tell a lot about a fellow’s character by his way of eating jellybeans.”
Ronald Reagan (1911 – 2004) – Observer, March 29 1981

“Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.”
Mark Twain

“An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.”
Gandhi

“No one is a coward at all points.”
C.S. Lewis, Surprised by Joy

“I must have been born on a rainy day. And I’ve been stubborn about it, ever since.” Seth Crossman

“He who is ready to despair in solitary peril, plucks up a heart in the presence of another. In a plurality of comrades is much countenance and consolation.”
Herman Melville – Mardi

“Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.”
Christopher Columbus

“Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called ‘Ego’.”
Friedrich Nietzsche

“If a man does his best, what else is there?”
General George S. Patton

“I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.”
Galileo Galilei

“I don’t know why we are here, but I’m pretty sure that it is not in order to enjoy ourselves.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein

“A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.”
Winston Churchill

“I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestioned ability of a man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.”
Henry David Thoreau

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.”
Winston Churchill

“Happiness isn’t getting what you want, it’s wanting what you got.”
Garth Brooks

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