“Most people don't really want the truth; they just want reassurance that what they already believe, is the truth.”


“Why do you look so sad?“
“Because you speak to me in words and I look at you with feelings.”

~Leo Tolstoy

“There is something fundamentally wrong in treating the Earth as if it were a business in liquidation.”

~Herman E. Daly

“Our society is so sex driven that we forget how to form real connections without the invasion of the body and deluded seeding of the mind.”


“They came with a Bible and their religion. They stole our land and crushed our spirit and now tell us we should be thankful to the ‘Lord’ for being saved.”

~Chief Pontiac

“Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell.”

~Edward Abbey

“Human Being: A creature that cuts trees, makes paper & writes "Save Trees" on the same paper.”


“Never get too attached to anyone unless they also feel the same towards you, because one sided expectations can mentally destroy you.”


“I feel like I bother people just by being alive.”


“I’ve learned more from pain than I could’ve ever learned from pleasure.”


“Only the dead have seen the end of war.”


“Let my soul smile through my heart and my heart smile through my eyes, that I may scatter rich smiles in sad hearts.”

~Paramahansa Yogananda

“It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.”

~Benjamin Britten

“The most painful love there is, is the love left unshown. A love that cannot be expressed, affection left unknown. The love that withholds touching, afraid of what it would say, and the most painful thing about unexpressed love is, it never fades away.”


“"Mom, why do the best people die?"
"When you’re in a garden, which flowers do you pick?"
"The most beautiful ones."””


“People change for two main reasons: either their mind have been opened or their hearts have been broken.”

~Steven Aitchison

There are instructors who hang onto their positions and don't want the students to really learn much, for they don't want to lose their positions of "authority."

~Anne Copeland

“The Ugliest thing that I have ever seen is a human being without compassion.”


“The more people I meet, the less I want to leave the house.”


“Far too many people are looking for the right person, instead of trying to be the right person.”

~Gloria Steinem

“I don’t like depending on people because people leave all the time. At the end of the day all you have is yourself and that has to be enough.”


“Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.”

~Ernest Hemingway