"...life is the moment we're living right now."
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

“Carpe diem” – “seize the day”

“Memento mori” – “remember that you must die”

"It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting."
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

“It’s not having what you want; it’s wanting what you got.”
Sheryl Crow, Soak Up The Sun

"Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get."
Dale Carnegie

"The moment of victory is much too short to live for that and nothing else."
Martina Navratilova

“…the journey, not the destination, that is the real part of life.”
Kevin Streicher, Pursuit of Passionate Purpose

“Every new beginning comes from some other beginnings end.”
Semi Sonic, Closing Time

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”
Eleanor Roosevelt

“Everyone sees what you seem to be, few perceive what you are.”
Niccolò Machiavelli, The Prince

“Advice is a form of nostalgia. Dispensing it is a way of fishing the past from the disposal, whipping it off, painting over the ugly parts and recycling it for more than it is worth.”
Baz Luhrman, Everybody is Free

"Caged birds accept each other but flight is what they long for."
Tennessee Williams

“Philosophy is the antidote to rhetoric”
Janet Sisson

“Cogito ergo sum” – “I think therefore I am”
René Descartes

“I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.”

“There are no stupid questions, but there are a lot of inquisitive idiots.”

"Genius is a superstition… There is no such thing as intellect. A man's brain is a social product. A sum of influences that he's picked up from those around him. Nobody invents anything, he merely reflects what's floating in the social atmosphere. A genius is an intellectual scavenger and a greedy hoarder of ideas which rightfully belong to society, from which he stole them. All thought is theft."
Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

"Experience sets the frame within which we analyze and interpret what we perceive."
Brian Greene, The Elegant Universe

“Freedom is to become what we truly are.”
Friedrich Nietzsche

“Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.”
George Carlin

“Sometimes I’m right; sometimes you’re wrong”
LFO, Every Other Time

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