Contemplation

It was the contemplation of God that created men who were equal, for it was in God that they were equal
Antoine de Saint-Exupery – French (1900-1944)

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Temptation

By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
Oscar Wilde – Irish (1854-1900)

Hard Work

If you shoot for the stars and hit the moon, it’s OK. But you’ve got to shoot for something. A lot of people don’t even shoot.
Robert Townsend USA (1948)

Self Light

Self light glows through your dark skin, feels warm on your skin, as if you are sitting by the palace heart.
Self light knows nothing of dark cells, organs, only guessed at, like life in distant colonies the king has never visited.
Gabriella Venditti, Italy (1976)

All Too Familiar

The aspects of things that are most important for us are hidden because of their simplicity and familiarity.
Ludwig WittgensteinAustralia/England (1889 – 1951)

Beware of The Mask

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful what we pretend to be.
Kurt Vonnegut, USA. (1922 – 2007)

Different Selves

Whenever two people meet, there are really six people present. There is each man as he sees himself, each man as the other person sees him, and each man as he really is.
William JamesU.S.A. (1842 – 1910)