“Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of enjoying human happiness in the concrete devotes himself utterly to money.”

– Arthur Schopenhauer

“The important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win, but to take part; the important thing in Life is not triumph, but the struggle; the essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well.”

– Pierre de Coubertin

“Anyone can become angry – that is easy, but to be angry with the right person at the right time, and for the right purpose and in the right way – that is not within everyone’s power and that is not easy.”


Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.

-Oscar Wilde

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.


“History is written by those who’ve hung heroes.”


“It’s just a proof that no matter how far your dreams are, it’s possible, and, you know, fairplay to those who dare to dream, and don’t give up, and this song was written from a perspective of hope, and hope at the end of the day connects us all, no matter how different we are…”

– Out of the speech of  Marketa Irglova on winning the Oscar for the song “Falling Slowly”

Those who love peace must learn to organize as effectively as those who love war.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.

“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born, and the day you find out why.”

– Mark Twain

“It’s better to have a gun and not need one than to need a gun and not have one”

– Christian Slater in True Romance.

“Every man can change himself. Some changes take longer than others, some events need others to redress past injuries, but if someone really wants to change it is only up to himself.”

– Jan Wendler

“I waited and  waited and when nobody called, I knew it was from you.”