Finding the strength to built a better world through our lives can’t be something that concerns each one of alone separately. It is often the knowledge and the wise words spoken by great personalities of science, art, philosophy and public life that can make us find the courage to fight and the way out of dead ends.
These inspirational quotes contain wisdom that has been passed on from one generation to another and can be the advice that will give us food for thought or even answer questions.
Do not be afraid; our fate cannot be taken from us; it is a gift.
Dante Alighieri, “Inferno”
Educate the children and it won’t be necessary to punish the men.
To do just the opposite is also a form of imitation.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
If you truly loved yourself, you could never hurt another.
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority,
it is time to pause and reflect.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
I was never really insane except upon occasions when my heart was touched.
Edgar Allan Poe
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
Henry David Thoreau
Never love anyone who treats you like you’re ordinary.
Our history is a history of wars, a tale of madness.
Those who tell the stories rule society.
You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.
Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.