"Man is the measure of all things."

Protagoras

"Look, let me put it this way: with me, you’re number one and there isn’t even a number two."

Charles Bukowski, Women

"I think about you. But I don’t say it anymore."

Marguerite Duras, Hiroshima, Mon Amour (1959)

"You need to learn how to select your thoughts just the same way you select your clothes every day. This is a power you can cultivate. If you want to control things in your life so bad, work on the mind. That’s the only thing you should be trying to control."

Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love 

abdukhalim:

"They steal your bread, only to give you a crumb… then they demand of you to thank their generosity…Oh their audacity!" - Ghassan Kanafani (1936-1972)