Mediocrity in politics is not to be despised. Greatness is not needed.
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Hans Magnus Enzensberger (born 11 November 1929 in Kaufbeuren), is a German author, poet, translator, and editor. He has also written known under the pseudonym Andreas Thalmayr. He lives in Munich.
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.
Poverty of goods is easily cured; poverty of the mind is irreparable.
The past should be a springboard, not a hammock.