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Up and Bust

When you're up it never seems like enough and when you're bust it seems like you'll never be up. Money doesn't matter, it only seems like it does.

Blow

Work, love and dance

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody's watching.

Satchel Paige

Wise men vs fools

Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.

Plato

Monsters

Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Keep forever

The only thing you get to keep forever is the thing you give away.

Judgement

Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment.

Will Rogers

Horatius

Then out spake brave Horatius,
The Captain of the gate:
“To every man upon this earth
Death cometh soon or later.
And how can man die better
Than facing fearful odds
For the ashes of his fathers
And the temples of his gods,

Horatius at the Bridge
Thomas Babington 1800-1859

End of the world quote

Everyone, deep in their hearts, is waiting for the end of the world to come.

Haruki Murakami, 1Q84