1. 10

    Are decent people in positions of leadership eternally condemned to Calvary?

    8
  2. 9

    If I had means, I would like to spend half a year in Palestine in order to contemplate what has been, and half a year in Poland in order to preserve what remains.

    35
  3. 8

    I have signed a pact with life: we will not get in each other's way

    48
  4. 7

    To demand that others should provide you textbook prognoses is like asking a strange woman to give birth to your baby. There are insights that can be born only of your own pain, and they are the most precious.

    55
  5. 6

    Don't try to become a teacher overnight with psychological bookkeeping in your heart and educational theory in your head.

    63
  6. 5

    Man feels and ponders death as though it were the end, when in fact death is merely the continuation of life. It is another life. You may not believe in the existence of the soul, yet you must acknowledge that your body will live on as green grass, as a cloud. For you are, after all, water and dust.

    83
  7. 4

    Whatever has been achieved through pressure and violence is unstable, unreliable and incorrect.

    89
  8. 3

    Dare to dream... something will always come of it

    99
  9. 2

    I am a butterfly drunk with life. I don't know where to soar, but I won't allow life to clip my beautiful wings.

    130
  10. 1

    Children are not the people of tomorrow, but people today. They are entitled to be taken seriously. They have a right to be treated by adults with tenderness and respect, as equals. They should be allowed to grow into whoever they were meant to be - The unknown person inside each of them is the hope for the future.

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  11. Last Update: 13 April 2021

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