“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
– John Wooden
Our life consists of pictures. Little moments when time seems to hesitate just long enough for us to capture them. Adding them all together, we end up with a movie we can neither rewind nor skip ahead. Everything is constantly changing, the people that step into the picture, the motives and the backgrounds.
In the course of this movie, there is one picture we as cameramen will never fully be able to see. It’s going to be one of the most important pictures in the whole movie, yet we will never be able to take a glimpse at it: A portrait of the protagonist if you will, our self-perception. Continue reading
“You don’t remember what happened. What you remember becomes what happened.”
– John Green
“We must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.”
– Albus Dumbledore
“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.”
– Winston Churchill
There is in me an anarchy and frightful disorder. Creating makes me die a thousand deaths, because it means making order, and my entire being rebels against order. But without it I would die, scattered to the winds.
– Albert Camus
“Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside of us while we live.”
– Norman Cousins
“You can’t let praise or criticism get to you. It’s a weakness to get caught up in either one.”
– John Wooden
“Decisions sometimes prove to be the hardest to make, especially when it’s a choice between where you should be and where you really wanted to be.”