— Fran Lebowitz author and public speaker from the United States 1950
"Mars: Living in a Small Way" (p. 101).
„Be free. Don't just make freedom something you have, make it something you do … something you ARE!“
— Steve Maraboli 1975
Context: The best way to celebrate your freedom is to LIVE it! Be you. Be free. Don't just make freedom something you have, make it something you do... something you ARE! p. 156
„If you can't sleep, I'll be there in your dreams. I'll be there in your dreams if you can't sleep at all.
And in your dreams, I'll touch your cheek
And lay my head on your shoulder.
— Zooey Deschanel American actress, musician, and singer-songwriter 1980
"If You Can't Sleep".
„I had taken a partner once before—but, damnation, no matter how many times you get your fingers burned, you have to trust people. Otherwise you are a hermit in a cave, sleeping with one eye open.“
— Robert A. Heinlein American science fiction author 1907 - 1988
„If they put you down somewhere with nothing to do, go to sleep — you don't know when you'll get any more.“
— Grace Hopper American computer scientist and United States Navy officer 1906 - 1992
Context: There's something you learn in your first boot-camp, or training camp: If they put you down somewhere with nothing to do, go to sleep — you don't know when you'll get any more. Grace Hopper on Late Night with David Letterman (2 October 1986) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-vcErOPofQ
„You get freedom by letting your enemy know that you'll do anything to get your freedom; then you'll get it.“
— Malcolm X American human rights activist 1925 - 1965
Context: You get freedom by letting your enemy know that you'll do anything to get your freedom; then you'll get it. It's the only way you'll get it. Advice to the Youth of Mississippi (31 December 1964) http://www.britannica.com/blackhistory/article-9399834
„If you don't sleep you get run down. Sloths never get a flu, cos its good innit thats when your body's replemishing“
— Karl Pilkington English television personality, social commentator, actor, author and former radio producer 1972
NME Radio Show
„If you have a dream, a passion and have the opportunity to make it happen, great. BUT, if you can’t get to it right away, which is quite often the case, give the job you’re doing 100 per cent and keep your eyes open. You never know what opportunity might arise … something you never thought of could become your life’s work. Success of any kind is the result of hard work … there’s no shortcut.“
— Anne Murray Canadian singer 1945
„Focused will is incredible. If you have a dream and you don't give up no matter what obstacles come up, then life's problems will fall away and you will get what you want. It happens. It works.“
— Yanni Greek pianist, keyboardist, composer, and music producer 1954