— Agnolo Firenzuola Italian poet and litterateur 1493 - 1543
I Lucidi (published 1549), Chi tutto vuole, nulla non ha. Act I., Scene II. — (Lucido Tolto). Translation reported in Harbottle's Dictionary of quotations French and Italian (1904), p. 273.
— E. W. Howe Novelist, magazine and newspaper editor 1853 - 1937
„Man has nothing else to do but surrender — in deep trust, in deep love. Don’t be a doer, just surrender. Let there be a let-go.“
— Rajneesh Godman and leader of the Rajneesh movement 1931 - 1990
The Art of Dying, The Art of Dying ( osho.com http://www.osho.com/online-library-allow-silences-joke-5f0b06d0-61e.aspx; retrieved August 2012), Chapter 6, 14.
„Never was there a man of deep piety, who has not been brought into extremities — who has not been put into fire — who has been taught to say, "Though He slay me, yet will I trust in Him."“
— Richard Cecil (clergyman) British Evangelical Anglican priest and social reformer 1748 - 1810
Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), p. 585.
„A man who trusts everyone is a fool, and a man who trusts no one is a fool. We are all fools, if we live long enough.“
— Robert Jordan, Winter's Heart
(9 November 2000), Lews Therin Telamon
— José de San Martín Argentine general and independence leader 1778 - 1850
La conciencia es el mejor y más imparcial juez que tiene el hombre de bien. Letter from Brussels (18 December 1827), quoted in La Rivista de Buenos Aires (1864) edited by Miguel Navarro Viola y Vicente G. Quesada, Vol. 4
„I have always been of opinion that a man who desires to get married should know either everything or nothing.“
— Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays
The Importance of Being Earnest (1895), Lady Bracknell, Act I
— Madonna American singer, songwriter, and actress 1958
— James Baldwin (1924-1987) writer from the United States 1924 - 1987
— Swami Vivekananda Indian Hindu monk and phylosopher 1863 - 1902
Pearls of Wisdom
— Isaac Asimov American writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, known for his works of science fiction and popular … 1920 - 1992