"Carpe Diem" - Horaz (23 B.C.)

"Writing is making sense of life. You work your whole life and perhaps you've made sense of one small area." - Nadine Gordimer (* 1923)

"The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate fulfillment of that hope never entirely removes." - Thomas Hardy (1840 1928)

"Optimism is an essential ingredient for innovation. How else can the individual welcome change over security, adventure over staying in safe place?" - Bob Noyce (1929 - 1990)

"Traveller, there are no paths. Paths are made by walking." - Antonio Machado (1875-1939)

"Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards." - Soren Kierkegaard (1813 - 1855)

"It is impossible to speak in such a way that you cannot be misunderstood." - Karl Popper (1902 - 1994)

"The secret to life is to have a task, something you devote your entire life to, something you bring everything to, every minute of the day for your whole life. And the most important thing is - it must be something you cannot possibly do." - Henry Moore (1898 1986)