There are quotes that are obsolete to the world we live. There are quotes that apply to the recent past. Then there are quotes that apply to right now despite when they were written. The world we live in is different than any time in the past and we need to look at these differences. Often we only need a quote to see things for what they are and improve our view on life.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. – Mark Twain
Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which differ from the prejudices of their social environment. Most people are incapable of forming such opinions. – Albert Einstein
How in the hell could a man enjoy being awakened at 8:30 a.m. by an alarm clock, leap out of bed, dress, force-feed, shit, piss, brush teeth and hair, and fight traffic to get to a place where essentially you made lots of money for somebody else and were asked to be grateful for the opportunity to do so? – Charles Bukowski
That is the one unforgivable sin in any society. Be different and be damned! – Margaret Mitchell
People who live in society have learnt how to see themselves, in mirrors, as they appear to their friends. I have no friends: is that why my flesh is so naked? – Jean-Paul Sartre
People who don’t succeed. Who don’t do well in life and amount to nothing. End up reflecting bad attitude, bad behavior, envy, jealousy and hate towards other people who succeed. – De philosopher DJ Kyos
“You live in a society, that always demands you to have a label to define yourself. Now it’s up to you, whether you choose man-made labels like ‘religious’ and ‘atheist’, or your innate natural label gifted by Mother Nature, i.e. ‘human’.” – Abhijit Naskar