We are merely the stars tennis-balls, struck and bandied which way please them.
This quote is about insignificance.
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John Webster (c. 1578 - c. 1634) was an English Jacobean dramatist, a late contemporary of William Shakespeare. His tragedies The White Devil and The Duchess of Malfi are often regarded as masterpieces of the early 17th-century English stage.
Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Man is the only animal for whom his own existence is a problem which he has to solve.
It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.
One must learn to love oneself with a wholesome and healthy love, so that one can bear to be with oneself and need not roam.
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