“Londoners will never be cowed by terrorism.” – Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan
“I’m a good housekeeper; every time I get a divorce, I keep the house” – Zsa Zsa Gabor
“Home is not where you live but where they understand you.” – Christian Morgenstern
“Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind” – Albert Einstein
“But every question is a cry to understand the world. There is no such thing as a dumb question.” – Carl Sagan
“The human body can remain nude and uncovered and preserve intact its splendor and its beauty… Nakedness as such is not to be equated with physical shamelessness… Immodesty is present only when nakedness plays a negative role with regard to the value of the person…The human body is not in itself shameful… Shamelessness (just like shame and modesty) is a function of the interior of a person.” – Pope John Paul II
“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela
“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch
“Where they burn books, they will also ultimately burn people.” – Heinrich Heine
“The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up” – Marilyn Monroe
“Before 1914 the earth belonged to the entire human race. Everyone could go where they wanted and stay there as long as they liked. No permits or visas were necessary and I am always enchanted by the amazement of young people when I tell them that before 1914 I travelled to India and America without a passport. Indeed, I had never set eyes on a passport.” – Stefan Zweig.
“Everybody knows that the boat is leaking,
Everybody knows that the captain lied” – Leonard Cohen (Everybody Knows)
“A smile is a curve that sets everything straight” – Phyllis Diller
“Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought.” – Pope John Paul II
“If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.” George Washington.
“To admit that an opponent might be both honest and intelligent is felt to be intolerable.” – George Orwell
“A man cannot dress, but his ideas get cloath’d at the same time.” – Laurence Sterne
First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out—
Because I was not a Socialist.
Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out—
Because I was not a Trade Unionist.
Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out—
Because I was not a Jew.
Then they came for me—and there was no one left to speak for me.
Quoted on the The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Equality may be a right, but no power on earth can convert it into fact.” – Honoré de Balzac