Meaning of When a man must force himself to be faithful in his love, this is hardly better than unfaithfulness. Quote by Francois de La Rochefoucauld.
I have found there to be little distance between the unlatching of a chain and the spreading of a womans legs. As if they can never unbar only a single entrance. Its a disease called hope. Women suffer from it greatly.
I am planting a tree in this bomb crater to remind us that in the midst of death, there is life… and hope.
Not that happiness is dull. Only that it doesn’t tell well. And of our consuming diversions as we age is to recite, not only to others but to ourselves, our own story.
It’s so hard to forget pain, but it’s even harder to remember sweetness. We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace.
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love