— Adolf Hitler Führer and Reich Chancellor of Germany, Leader of the Nazi Party 1889 - 1945
„It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself. [http://books. google. com/books? id=EcKZ8bbMLDMC&q=%22It+is+not+fair+to+ask+of+others+what+you+are+not+willing+to+do+yourself%22&pg=PA64#v=onepage][http://www. gwu. edu/~erpapers/myday/displaydoc. cfm? _y=1946&_f=md000366] (15 June 1946)“
— Virginia Woolf English writer 1882 - 1941
"The Leaning Tower", lecture delivered to the Workers' Educational Association, Brighton (May 1940)
— Pablo Picasso, Pablo Picasso: Metamorphoses of the Human Form : Graphic Works, 1895-1972
„Ask nothing; want nothing in return. Give what you have to give; it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.“
— Swami Vivekananda Indian Hindu monk and phylosopher 1863 - 1902
„Once in a while you find yourself in an odd situation. You get into it by degrees and in the most natural way but, when you are right in the midst of it, you are suddenly astonished and ask yourself how in the world it all came about.“
— Thor Heyerdahl Norwegian anthropologist and adventurer 1914 - 2002
„Boy Scout is not merely to give you fun and adventure but that, like the backwoodsmen, explorers, and frontiersmen whom you are following, you will be fitting yourself to help your country and to be of service to other people who may be in need of help. That is what the best men are out to do.“
— Robert Baden-Powell, Robert Baden-Powell: Scouting for Boys, The Original
— Louis Armstrong American jazz trumpeter, composer and singer 1901 - 1971
— Maya Angelou American author and poet 1928 - 2014
„Your calling isn’t something that somebody can tell you about. It’s what you feel. It is the thing that gives you juice. The thing that you are supposed to do. And nobody can tell you what that is. You know it inside yourself.“
— Oprah Winfrey American businesswoman, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist 1954
„What I like doing best is Nothing."
"How do you do Nothing," asked Pooh after he had wondered for a long time.
"Well, it's when people call out at you just as you're going off to do it, 'What are you going to do, Christopher Robin?' and you say, 'Oh, Nothing,' and then you go and do it.
It means just going along, listening to all the things you can't hear, and not bothering."
"Oh!" said Pooh.“
— A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh