If anything affects your eye, you hasten to have it removed; if anything affects your mind, you postpone the cure for a year. — Horace , 20 BC
Days and months are travellers of eternity. So are the years that pass by. Those who steer a boat across the sea, or drive a horse over the earth till they succumb to the weight of years, spend every minute of their lives travelling. There are a great number of ancients, too, who died on the road.
I myself have been tempted for a long time by the cloud-moving wind — filled with a strong desire to wander.
“In a few years, men will be able to communicate more effectively through a machine than face to face.”
What if I don’t feel compassionate?
Raven said, “Fake it.”
“That doesn’t seem honest,” said Black Bear.
“It doesn’t begin with honesty” said Raven.
“The wonderful things in life are the things you do, not the things you have.” – Reinhold Messner
The Effect of Cold Showering on Health and Work
They must take me for a fool, or even worse, a lunatic. And no wonder ,for I am so intensely conscious of my misfortune and my misery is so overwhelming that I am powerless to resist it and am being turned into stone, devoid of all knowledge or feeling. – Don Quixote