From the beginning, I wanted to live my own life, and patiently I shored up that desire against wind and tide.

By : Ella Maillart 0 Likes          


Faith is an excitement and an enthusiasm: it is a condition of intellectual magnificence to which we must cling as to a treasure, and not squander on our way through life in the small coin of empty words, or in exact and priggish argument.

By : George Sand

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Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

By : Stella Adler

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My kids love Ibiza and we feel committed to it because we keep coming back to the same area. People recognise us in shops now and we have a social life here. We cook at home and have friends around.

By : Neneh Cherry

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Be not afraid of life. Believe that life IS worth living and your belief will help create the fact.

By : James Truslow Adams

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What if you gave someone a gift, and they neglected to thank you for it - would you be likely to give them another? Life is the same way. In order to attract more of the blessings that life has to offer, you must truly appreciate what you already have.

By : Ralph Marston

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There are no doubts that, the situation in the country today, indicates that there is much more work to do in the process of reforming the political economy and improving the quality of life of our people and communities.

By : Ibrahim Babangida

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Since it is impossible to know what's really happening, we Peruvians lie, invent, dream and take refuge in illusion. Because of these strange circumstances, Peruvian life, a life in which so few actually do read, has become literary.

By : Mario Vargas Llosa

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Nothing can add more power to your life than concentrating all your energies on a limited set of targets.

By : Nido Qubein

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To put up a show is to face life's injustices with one of the few weapons available to a desperate and brave people, their imagination.

By : Luigi Barzini

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As it was, I realized choosing the study of Chinese literature as my life's work was probably a mistake.

By : Eric Allin Cornell

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My feminism is humanism, with the weakest being those who I represent, and that includes many beings and life forms, including some men.

By : Sandra Cisneros

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Life has meaning only if one barters it day by day for something other than itself.

By : Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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