Total freedom is never what one imagines and, in fact, hardly exists. It comes as a shock in life to learn that we usually only exchange one set of restrictions for another. The second set, however, is self-chosen, and therefore easier to accept.
Anne Lindbergh (1906 -)
Contributed by: Zaady
Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces.
To give without any reward, or any notice, has a special quality of its own.
For happiness one needs security, but joy can spring like a flower even from the cliffs of despair.
Source: Locked Rooms and Open Doors (Harcourt Brace)
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