We can not paint that in a more positive way if it is already negative, we have to take it that way and think of other means for reaching there.
Do not fear failure but rather fear not trying.
Don’t ever forget you are beautiful, although your life, your past and your present situation may be ugly. You are beautiful.
It’s peculiar to me,’ she said, ‘that everybody pays so much attention to living and so little to dying. Why are these high-powered scientists always screwing around trying to prolong life instead of finding pleasant ways to end it? There must be a hell of a lot of people in the world like me–who want to die but haven’t got the guts.
A fiction writer is nothing more than the ambassador of an alternative world of their own design. Their success dwells in how many people their work entices to relocate
A whole lifetime was too short to bring out … the full flavour; to extract every ounce of pleasure, every shade of meaning …
Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity; and that mountain parks and reservations are useful not only as fountains of timber and irrigating rivers, but as fountains of life. Awakening from the stupefying effects of the vice of over-industry and the deadly apathy of luxury, they are trying as best they can to mix and enrich their own little ongoings with those of Nature, and to get rid of rust and disease.
It was to be one of the most fateful days of his life.
Most of the contexts are life and death, by the way, and God is your only hope. Your ezer. If he is not there beside you . . . you are dead. A better translation therefore of ezer would be “lifesaver.
A person can’t possibly live without the one person that gave them life.