When Mandela passed away, the long walk to freedom will be longer and harder. I wish with my tears that every parent tell about Mandela to their children, shall their children grow up firmly and with faith.
– Professor Pezhman Mosleh
(4.92 / 553 votes)
Nuri Bilge Ceylan is an ocean who is becoming deeper with incredible speed and amazingly clearer by passing the time. He makes ices familiar with sea by showing “Winter Sleep”. Thanks for his existence.
“All who love are relatives.”
(4.92 / 350 votes)
Only after the last tree has been cut down, Only after the last river has been poisoned, Only after the last fish has been caught, Only then will you find that money cannot be eaten.
– Cree Indian Prophecy
(4.20 / 325 votes)
Before judging a person you have to know the story of his life.
– Christian Orlandi
(4.93 / 148 votes)
When I was a young man, I had liberty, but I did not see it. I had time, but I did not know it. And I had love, but I did not feel it. Many decades would pass before I understood the meaning of all three. And now, the twilight of my life, this understanding has passed into contentment. Love, liberty, and time: once so disposable, are the fuels that drive me forward. And love, most especially, mio caro. For you, our children, our brothers and sisters. And for the vast and wonderful world that gave us life, and keeps us guessing. Endless affection, mia Sofia. Forever yours, Ezio Auditore.
– Ezio Auditore da Firenze
(4.40 / 163 votes)
Beware of sentimental alliances where the consciousness of good deeds is the only compensation for noble sacrifices.
– Otto von Bismark
(5.00 / 115 votes)
It's ok to understand other people. But it's not enough. Advertence is necessary too. Because it's easy to understand abstract person if you're not a victim but outside observer. Imagine you say to friend who needs your help: «I understand the man who stole from you because he was starved». Or that: «I understand that scumbag who raped you because his wife ran out on him and he wanted to blow off steam». Only most hard-hearted person can say that.
– Bryanna Reid
(5.00 / 108 votes)
A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.
– Greek Proverb
(4.51 / 107 votes)
I am the biggest dawg in dawg in the dawg house
(3.42 / 129 votes)
If you love something, let it go. If it comes back to you, its yours forever. If it dosent, then it was never meant to be.
(4.33 / 99 votes)
Tomorrow I'll think of some way . . . after all, tomorrow is another day.
– Scarlett O'Hara
(4.19 / 94 votes)
C makes it easy to shoot yourself in the foot. C++ makes it harder, but when you do, it blows away your whole leg.
– Bjarne Stroustrup
(4.52 / 83 votes)
I'd rather die on my feet, than live on my knees.
– Emiliano Zapata
(4.57 / 81 votes)
you can't spell assassin without sin and twice the ass.
(3.99 / 83 votes)
I hear and I forget, I see and I remember, I do and I understand.
– Chinese Proverb
(3.97 / 81 votes)
O, my offence is rank, it smells to heaven It hath the primal eldest curse upon 't, A brother's murder.
– William Shakespeare
(4.83 / 65 votes)
It's interesting how everyone you come in contact with leaves a residue on you. The interaction stays with you forever, becomes a part of you, and changes you whether you like it or not.
The Rabbit Hole
– Amiya Powell
(4.87 / 63 votes)
My story is one of many thousands, and the world will not suffer if it ends too soon.
(4.53 / 67 votes)
You can go a long way with a smile. You can go a lot farther with a smile and a gun.
– Al Capone
(4.19 / 69 votes)
The first duty of government is to protect the powerless from the powerful.”
(4.34 / 64 votes)
Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.
– Christopher Columbus
(4.01 / 67 votes)
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.
– Les Brown
(4.37 / 60 votes)
To meet the depths of defeat is to be better acquainted with courage.
– Nicki Ley
(4.58 / 57 votes)
You don't love a woman because she is beautiful, but she is beautiful because you love her.
(4.33 / 57 votes)