The main things which seem to me important on their own account, and not merely as means to other things, are knowledge, art, instinctive happiness, and relations of friendship or affection.
Bertrand Russell

Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
Carrie Fisher

There are two kinds of men who never amount to much: those who cannot do what they are told and those who can do nothing else.
Cyrus H. Curtis