Jus ex injuria non oritur – rights do not arise from wrongs
Nothing is easier to denounce than the evil doer;
Nothing is more difficult than to understand him. – Fyodor Dostoevsky
To try and explain and understand something is not to justify it. But if you don’t try to explain anything, you will never learn anything – Unknown
“In a world of entrenched opinion and knee-jerk reaction, thinking is essential”.
Is a politician an innocent civilian?
“One person’s terrorist is another person’s freedom fighter”
“history tends to get written by the winners and the powerful”
You gotta feed your soul with the right kind of stuff. – Tony Michele
An honest soul is immortal.
Keep your friends close, your enemies are already closer. – Tony Michele
You gotta play the cards you’re dealt, this is life, you can’t bluff your way through.- Tony Michele
A life of purpose.
Do all the good you can, while you still can.
The purpose of life is a life of purpose – Robert Bryne
….you see, in the final analysis,
It is between you and God;
It was never between you and them anyway. – Mother Theresa
A span of life is nothing. But the man who lives that span, they are something. – Chaim Potor
If you fall to pieces in a crisis, there wasn’t much to you in the first place. (Proverbs 24:10 MSG)
The true test of a man’s character is when he has nothing to lose, and everything to gain. – Tony Michele
There’s nothing more valuable than the right words at the right time.- Tony Michele
“Drop the crowd mentality”, but now you’re an example of the crowd’s mentality. – Tony Michele
Even if you can’t beat them, don’t join them, especially when it goes against everything you know is right.
Singing light songs to the heavyhearted is like pouring salt in their wounds. (Proverbs 25:20 MSG)
“Fools recycle silliness”.
As a dog eats its own vomit, so fools recycle silliness. (Proverbs 26:11 MSG)
A spoken reprimand is better than approval that’s never expressed. (Proverbs 27:5 MSG)
If you admire somebody you should go on ‘head tell ’em
People never get the flowers while they can still smell ’em – Kanye West
The purity of silver and gold is tested by putting them in the fire; The purity of human hearts is tested by giving them a little fame. (Proverbs 27:21 MSG)
They do say that you never truly know a person’s character till he has money, power and fame.
When good people are promoted, everything is great, but when the bad are in charge, watch out! (Proverbs 28:12 MSG)
I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing. – Agatha Christie
You have to want to look back and say confidently, with no sliver of doubt; NO REGRETS, no matter how it turns out. – Tony Michele
I’m trying to give food for thought on a global scale… – Omari
Always try to not lose sight of what’s actually important, not what you think is.