If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence. Lao Tzu It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the whole scheme of things works. All good things are difficult to achieve; and bad things are very easy to get. Confucius Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet. Plato If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people. Confucius
Logic! Good gracious! What rubbish! E. M. Forster You cannot open a book without learning something. Confucius Only the educated are free. Epictetus

You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. Plato   
I know of only one duty, and that is to love. Albert Camus “Life' wrote a friend of mine, 'is a public performance on the violin, in which you must learn the instrument as you go along.” E. M. Forster A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving. Lao Tzu Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about. Oscar Wilde