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

Therefore I would ask you to write all kinds of books, hesitating at no subject however trivial or however vast. By hook or by crook, I hope that you will possess yourselves of money enough to travel and to idle, to contemplate the future or the past of the world, to dream over books and loiter at street corners and let the line of thought dip deep into the stream.

Author Elizabeth Gilbert125

The emotional place where a marriage begins is not nearly as important as the emotional place where a marriage finds itself toward the end, after many years of partnership.

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!