I love you not because of who you are, but because of who I am when I am with you.
For the great majority of mankind are satisfied with appearance, as though they were realities and are often more influenced by the things that seem than by those that are
(May 03, 1469 - June 21, 1527)
The future influences the present just as much as the past.
(October 15, 1844 - August 25, 1900)
It takes tremendous discipline to control the influence, the power you have over other people's lives.
(May 31, 1930 - )
Generally speaking, men are influenced by books which clarify their own thought, which express their own notions well, or which suggest to them ideas which their minds are already predisposed to accept
The brain is like a muscle. When it is in use we feel very good. Understanding is joyous.
Dr. Carl Sagan
(November 09, 1934 - December 20, 1996)
They told everyone they have to strike.
Do not try to live forever. You will not succeed.
George Bernard Shaw