It is not the literal past, the facts of history, that shape us, but images of the past embodied in language.
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Brian Friel (born January 9, 1929) is a playwright and director from Northern Ireland.
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Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch ...
Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
We must become the change we want to see.
Seek not to change the world, but choose to change your mind about the world.
There is this difference between happiness and wisdom, that he that thinks himself the happiest man, really is so; but he who thinks himself the wisest, is generally the greatest ...