Source: Everything I Never Told You
— Ben Carson 17th and current United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; American neurosurgeon 1951
„It's not the side-effects of the cocaine - I'm thinking that it must be love.
It's too late to be grateful,
It's too late to be hateful,
It's too late to be late again,
The European cannon is here.“
— David Bowie British musician, actor, record producer and arranger 1947 - 2016
— Archilochus Ancient Greek lyric poet -680 - -645 BC
Be bold! That's one way
„“Sometimes I wish I knew how to go crazy. I forget how.”
“It’s a lost art,” Hank said. “Maybe there’s an instruction manual on it.”“
Source: A Scanner Darkly (1977), Chapter 4 (p. 56)
„Go around — listen to how many times a day you say, "I love" instead of, "I hate." Isn't it interesting that children, as they learn the process of language, always learn the word "no" years before they learn the word "yes"?“
— Leo Buscaglia Motivational speaker, writer 1924 - 1998
Speaking Of Love (1980)
Context: Go around — listen to how many times a day you say, "I love" instead of, "I hate." Isn't it interesting that children, as they learn the process of language, always learn the word "no" years before they learn the word "yes"? Ask linguists where they hear it. Maybe if they heard more of "I love, I love, I love" they'd hear it sooner and more often.
„My only love sprung from my only hate!
Too early seen unknown, and known too late!
Prodigious birth of love it is to me,
That I must love a loathed enemy.“
— William Shakespeare English playwright and poet 1564 - 1616
— Iris Murdoch British writer and philosopher 1919 - 1999
— P. C. Cast American writer 1960
— D.H. Lawrence English novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, literary critic and painter 1885 - 1930
„Don't you hate when people are late to work. And they always have the worst excuses. "Oh, I'm sorry I'm late, traffic." "Traffic, huh? How do you think I got here; helicoptered in!?"“
— Ellen DeGeneres American stand-up comedian, television host, and actress 1958
Here and Now
„Imagine how much easier it would be for us to learn how to love if we began with a shared definition.“
— Bell Hooks American author, feminist, and social activist 1952