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William Feather in Wikipedia
If we do not discipline ourselves the world will do it for us.
Books open your mind, broaden your mind, and strengthen you as nothing else can
That they may have a little peace, even the best dogs are compelled to snarl occasionally.
Something that has always puzzled me all my life is why, when I am in special need of help, the good deed is usually done by somebody on whom I have no claim.
An invitation to a wedding invokes more trouble than a summons to a police court.
When the world seems very frightening, we look to these small remnants of our past and a time when life seemed simpler and more benign.
A fact in itself is nothing. It is valuable only for the idea attached to it, or for the proof which it furnishes.
Life can be found only in the present moment. The past is gone, the future is not yet here, and if we do not go back to ourselves in the present moment, we cannot be in touch with life.
Thich Nhat Hanh