Realities for reflection 10
The thieves will have time to rest, the watchmen never.
Moderation is not a virtue in those who have no alternative.
Great geniuses never make half mistakes; they possess the privilege of immensity in every sense of the word.
Differences in spending about jokes cause great tension in the affections.
People change and forget to communicate this change to others.
Peace is not the silence that remains at the end of the war, but the brotherhood that prevents us from initiating it.
The most heartbreaking tears are shed in words never spoken and actions never taken.
The most authentic expression of a people is in their dance and music; human bodies never lie.
Words are sacred, if you treat them carelessly they usually burst.
What bothers me is not that you have lied to me, but that from now on, I will no longer be able to believe in you.
The ideas that have illuminated my path and that have given me courage over and over again to face life in a good spirit have been goodness, beauty, and truth.
Music is how our memories are used to sing to us through time.
The only true revolution is the moral revolution, all the others are misery, spilled blood, useless tears.
History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this time of social transition was not the strident clamor of the valleys but the amazing silence of the good.
The facts are always empty, they are vessels that will take the form of the feeling that fills them.