"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of human freedoms- to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way."
— Viktor Frankl “Man’s Search for Meaning.” Autobiography of Frankl surviving the Nazi death camps
"Suffering completely fills the human soul and conscious mind,no matter whether the suffering is great or little. Therefore the “size” of human suffering is absolutely relative."
— Viktor Frankl “Man’s Search for Meaning.” Pg.44. About his experiences in Auschwitz as a prisoner
"Set me like a seal upon thy heart, love is as strong as death."
"But the reason I call myself by my childhood name is to remind myself that a scientist must also be absolutely like a child. If he sees a thing, he must say that he sees it, whether it was what he thought he was going to see or not. See first, think later, then test. But always see first. Otherwise you will only see what you were expecting."
— Douglas adams
"And as he drove on, the rainclouds dragged down the sky after him, for, though he did not know it, Rob McKenna was a Rain God. All he knew was that his working days were miserable and he had a succession of lousy holidays. All the clouds knew was that they loved him and wanted to be near him, to cherish him, and to water him."
— Douglas Adams
"Life… is like a grapefruit. Well, it’s sort of orangey-yellow and dimpled on the outside, wet and squidgy in the middle. It’s got pips inside, too. Oh, and some people have half a one for breakfast."
— Douglas Adams