„You seem to have great possessions! How else can this be, but that you have preferred your own enjoyment to the consolation of the many? For the more you abound in wealth, the more you lack in love.“
ἀλλὰ μὴν φαίνῃ ἔχων κτήματα πολλά. Πόθεν ταῦτα; ἢ δῆλον ὅτι τὴν οἰκείαν ἀπόλαυσιν προτι μοτέραν τῆς τῶν πολλῶν παραμυθίας ποιούμενος. Ὅσον οὖν πλεονάζεις τῷ πλούτῳ, τοσοῦτον ἐλλείπεις τῇ ἀγάπῃ.
„She said, "Love isn't enough. Your parents have to know how to relate to you, and to each other. They have to want to be with you more than with anyone else. They have to love being home more than anywhere in the world, and they have to be more interested in you than in…"
"Snakes and tornadoes," I suggested.
"God, I love them. They're nice, Jimmy, they really are, and they mean well. But they live inside themselves more than not, and they keep their doors closed. You see them mostly through windows."“
— Dean Koontz American author 1945
Chapter 36; conversation between Lorrie Lynn Hicks and Jimmy Tock
„The wealthy are different than you and I: they have many more ways of having their wealth stripped away.“
— William J. Bernstein economist 1948
Chapter 7, Misbehavior, p. 179.
— Gabriel García Márquez, Memories of My Melancholy Whores
„God is within you, and you can do and have anything you want. You must love yourself more. … and then … you can love your fellow man.“
— Cary Grant British-American film and stage actor 1904 - 1986
Context: Do not blame others for your own mistakes. … YOU are Mother Nature. You have the power within you to be thin or fat, as you desire. … God is within you, and you can do and have anything you want. You must love yourself more. … and then … you can love your fellow man.
„No one is ever a victim, although your conquerors would have you believe in your own victimhood. How else could theu conquer you?“
— Barbara Marciniak, Family of Light: Pleiadian Tales and Lessons in Living
— Abhishek Bachchan Indian actor 1976
Instagram Post, quoted on The Indian Express (February 6, 2016), "Aishwarya, Aaradhya and Bachchan clan holiday in Maldives on Abhishek’s 40th birthday" http://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/bollywood/aishwarya-aaradhya-bachchans-holiday-maldives-abhisheks-40th-birthday/