We are either progressing or retrograding all the while. There is no such thing as remaining stationary in this life.
James Freeman Clarke quotes
- Nur schwache Gemüter werden von Fakten gelähmt. Nur schwache Gemüter werden von Fakten gelähmt. James Freeman Clarke(1810 - 1888), US-amerikanischer Geistlicher
- Marcus Clarke – wilderness "Some see no beauty in our trees without shade, our flowers without perfume, our birds who cannot fly, and our beasts who have not yet learned to walk on all fours. But the dweller in the wilderness acknowledges the subtle charm of this fantastic land of monstrosities. He becomes familiar with the beauty of loneliness." ~Marcus Clarke, 1846-1881, writer, poet
- James Weldon Johnson – tragedies of life “In the life of everyone there is a limited number of experiences which are not written upon the memory, but stamped there with a die; and in the long years after, they can be called up in detail, and every emotion that was stirred by them can be lived through anew; these are the tragedies of life.” ~James Weldon Johnson, The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored…
- Frase celebre di James Dean «Sogna come se dovessi vivere per sempre. Vivi come se dovessi morire oggi.» (James Dean)