“A ship is safe in harbour; but that’s not what ships are for.”

“A bird sitting on a tree is never afraid of the branch breaking, because her trust is not on the branch but on its own wings.”

“Someone else’s action should not determine your response.” ― His Holiness The Dalai Lama XIV

“The first to apologize is the bravest. The first to forgive is the strongest. But the first to forget, is the happiest.”

“Stop letting people who do so little for you control so much of your mind, feelings and emotions.”

“Wisdom is taken to be the capacity to realize what is of value in life, for oneself and others.”

“I have found both freedom and safety in my madness; the freedom of loneliness and the safety from being understood, for those who understand us enslave something in us.” — Khalil Gibran

“People may hate you for being different and not living by society’s standards, but deep down, they wish they had the courage to do the same.”
“Haters are people who secretly wish they were just like you.”

“It’s said that “power corrupts”, but actually it’s more true that power attracts the corruptible. The sane are usually attracted by other things than power.” — David Brin
“You need power, only when you want to do something harmful, otherwise love is enough to get everything done…” — Charlie Chaplin

It’s never too late to learn, but sometimes we learn when it’s too late.