“Neither failure nor success has the power to change your inner state of being.”

Eckhart Tolle

“We need society, and we need solitude also, as we need summer and winter, day and night, exercise and rest.”

Philip Gilbert Hamerton

“They say it is the first step that costs the effort. I do not find it so. I am sure I could write unlimited ‘first chapters’. I have indeed written many.”

J. R. R. Tolkien