May 20th, 2007

otogi zoshi


"The things that one most wants to do are the things that are probably most worth doing."
-Winifred Holtby

"To send a letter is a good way to go somewhere without moving anything but your heart."
-Phyllis Theroux

"Keep true to the dreams of thy youth."
-Friedrich von Schiller

"I figured that the only thing that requires no education and no skills is writing."

"It's wonderful what we can do if we're always doing."
-George Washington

"Excellence is not an act but a habit. The things you do the most are the things you will do best."
— Marva Collins

"Nobody is a real loser — until they start blaming somebody else."
— John Wooden

"Whenever it is in any way possible, every boy and girl should choose as his life work some occupation which he should like to do anyhow, even if he did not need the money."
-William Lyon Phelps

"Worry is nothing less than the misuse of your imagination."
— Ed Foreman

"The only thing we never get enough of is love; and the only thing we never give enough of is love."
-Henry Miller

"When love is not madness, it is not love."
-Pedro Calderon de la Barca

"It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves."
-John Bulwer

"Love is metaphysical gravity."
-R Buckminster Fuller

"A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow."
-Charlotte Bronte

"Therefore search and see if there is not some place where you may invest your humanity."
-Albert Schweitzer