1. 10

    Age is not important unless you're a cheese.

    16
  2. 9

    When traveling with someone, take large does of patience and tolerance with your morning coffee.

    19
  3. 8

    There is only one terminal dignity -- love.

    19
  4. 7

    From your parents you learn love and laughter and how to put one foot before the other. But when books are opened you discover that you have wings.

    25
  5. 6

    The hardest years in life are those between ten and seventy.

    28
  6. 5

    Love is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.

    30
  7. 4

    The story of a love is not important-what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.

    44
  8. 3

    The good die young but not always. The wicked prevail but not consistently. I am confused by life, and I feel safe within the confines of the theatre.

    51
  9. 2

    We relish news of our heroes, forgetting that we are extraordinary to somebody too.

    56
  10. 1

    If you rest, you rust.

    63
  11. Last Update: 6 October 2022

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