“One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.”

Proverbs 18:24

When you play, never mind who listens to you. Robert Schumann

“Man is subject to innumerable pains and sorrows by the very condition of humanity.”

Joseph Addison

“That one wants nothing to be different, not forward, not backwards, not in all eternity.”

Friedrich Nietzsche