Quotations

DongFang Tian - Freedom

Freedom is not the same as doing whatever you want to do. It is the ability to not do what you don’t want to do.

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Heraclitus - The Color of Your Soul

The soul is dyed the color of its thoughts. Think only on those things that are in line with your principles and can bear the light of day. The content of your character is your choice. Day by day, what you do is who you become. Your integrity is your destiny — it is the light that guides your way.

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McQueen - Inner Mountain

Each person climbs an inner mountain. Why indulge in comparisons?

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James Baldwin - Knowing Who You Are

It has always been much easier (because it has always seemed much safer) to give a name to the evil without than to locate the terror within. And yet, the terror within is far truer and far more powerful than any of our labels: the labels change, the terror is constant. And this terror has something to do with that irreducible gap between the self one invents — the self one takes oneself as being, which is, however, and by definition, a provisional self — and the undiscoverable self which always has the power to blow the provisional self to bits.

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