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Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King Day

At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love. Martin Luther King Jr. Darkness can not drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. Martin Luther King Jr. We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now. Martin Luther King, Jr. I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear. Martin Luther … Continue reading

John Florio biography

John Florio portrait and short biography

Forgive thy friends: they would, but cannot praise, inough’ the wit, art, language of thy PLAYES: forgive thy foes; they will not praise thee. Why? Thy Fate hath thought it best, they should envy. Faith, for thy FOXES sake, forgive them those who are not worthy to be friends, nor foes. Or, for their owne brave sake, let them be still fooles at thy mercy, and like what they will. John Florio (London 1607 Verses … Continue reading

Shakespeare dictionary

William Shakespeare short quotes dictionary

All men who repeat a line from Shakespeare are William Shakespeare. Jorge Luis Borges, Labyrinths: Selected Stories and Other Writings I consider the genius, in any form, as an effort of nature to produce, among great sacrifices, a better human prototype, more successful, more worthy of life than usual. Hermann Hesse Books are Lighthouses erected in the sea of time. Prospero in Shakespeare’s The Tempest. Alex St. Clair Theoretically speaking a good reader should also … Continue reading