Author Mokokoma Mokhonoana140

Freedom of speech is unnecessary if the people to whom it is granted do not think for themselves.

Author C. JoyBell C.137

I find no importance in showing others that I am happy; it's not important to me that they know or think that I am happy but what is important to me is that I am happy. I am interested in being happy, not in making others think or know that I am.

Author Charles Bukowski136

Ya got cigarettes?” she asks. “Yes,” I say,“I got cigarettes.” “Matches?” she asks.“Enough to burn Rome.” “Whiskey?”“Enough whiskey for a Mississippi River of pain.” “You drunk?” “Not yet.

Author Richelle E. Goodrich134

Freedom is essential to the pursuit of happiness. Freedom is essential to artistic evolution and expression. Freedom is essential to the expansion of the human mind. Freedom is essential to the development and application of basic humanitarianism.Freedom is essential to the creation of an individual's will, motivations, preferences, and unique talents. In essence, freedom is essential to the success and progress of humanity.

Author Nikki Rowe128

She is a rare soul, she has this infectious energy that makes you want to run next to her, she belonged to no one but herself to anyone that was yet understand themselves, found the missing pieces in her presence.

Author Sarah Dessen126

Look,” he said, “the point is there’s no way to be a hundred percent sure about anyone or anything. So you’re left with a choice. Either hope for the best, or just expect the worst.”If you expect the worst, you’re never disappointed,” I pointed out.Yeah, but who lives like that?

Author Virginia Woolf125

It partook ... of eternity ... there is a coherence in things, a stability; something, she meant, is immune from change, and shines out (she glanced at the window with its ripple of reflected lights) in the face of the flowing, the fleeting, the spectral, like a ruby; so that again tonight she had the feeling she had had once today, already, of peace, of rest. Of such moments, she thought, the thing is made that endures.

Author Elizabeth Gilbert125

I was doing something I'd never done before. And what will I be able to do tomorrow that I cannot yet do today?

Author Kahlil Gibran123

Yesterday is but to-day’s memory and to-morrow is to-day’s dream.

Author Suzanne Collins121

I no longer feel any allegiance to these monsters called human beings, despise being one myself.

Author Albert Camus117

Don’t walk in front of me… I may not follow Don’t walk behind me… I may not lead Walk beside me… just be my friend

Author Ernest Hemingway117

Are you a communist?''No I am an anti-fascist''For a long time?''Since I have understood fascism.

Author Bangambiki Habyarimana115

Think of your life not as a disappearing horizon, but as an approaching hope

Author Ray Bradbury114

The problem in our country isn't with books being banned, but with people no longer reading. You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.

Author F. Scott Fitzgerald113

I wouldn't ask too much of her,' I ventured. 'You can't change the past.''Can't change the past?' he cried incredulously. 'Why of course you can!