Writers express emotions & feelings which others have always felt but never articulated. That is the reason why words are so powerful. Quotes are succinct and dense.
This is a collection of some of the best quotes I've come across.
Nobody ever figures out what life is all about, and it doesn't matter. Explore the world. Nearly everything is really interesting if you go into it deeply enough. - Richard P. Feynman
Did they get you to trade
Your heroes for ghosts?
Hot ashes for trees?
Hot air for a cool breeze?
Cold comfort for change?
Did you exchange,
A walk-on part in the war
For a leading role in a cage? - Pink floyd, "Wish you were here"
I'm smart enough to know that I'm dumb. - Richard P. Feynman
What I cannot create, I do not understand - Richard P. Feynman
Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent. - Isaac Asimov
A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects. - Robert Heinlein, "Time Enough for Love"
Yeah, seems like we're all trying to climb a ladder, It's crazy what we'll do to climb it faster, It's like we throw away the things in life that really matter, Just so we can make it to the top, and wonder what we're even climbing after - NF, "10 Feet Down"
I heard you die twice, once when they bury you in the grave and the second time is the last time that somebody mentions your name - Banksy
If I don't have red, I use blue - Picasso