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21 Kameň čo sa kotúľa neobrastá machom.
change, travel, movement
Publilius Syrus
22 A rolling stone gathers no moss.
change, travel, movement
Publilius Syrus
23 It's easier to get into a hole than get out of it.
(Arabic saying)
24 Loneliness is for the spirit what food is for the body.
loneliness, creativity, solitude, thinking, isolation
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
25 La solitudine è per lo spirito ciò che il cibo è per il corpo.
loneliness, creativity, solitude, thinking, isolation
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
26 All art is but imitation of nature.
art, nature, science
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
27 Život je dosť dlhý ak vieš, ako ho prežiť.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
28 If changing habits is difficult, make it a habit.
habit, change
Mattias Vral 2016-03-24
29 I would have written less, but I didn't have enough time.
time, writing, brevity, quality, thinking
Blaise Pascal 1656-12-04
30 Co blázníte, vždyť jsou tady lidi!
war
Jaroslav Hašek
31 Pomaly, pomaličky chytaj opice!
patience, monkey
(unknown)
32 Slowly, slowly catchee monkey!
patience, monkey
(unknown)
33 Asti, asti bandar ko bakaro!
patience, monkey
(unknown)
34 Almost any sect, cult, or religion will legislate its creed into law if it acquires the political power to do so.
religion, law, politics
Robert A. Heinlein
35 For perfection, infinity is a requirement.
perfection, time, deadline
Tomáš J. Fülöpp 2011-09-07
36 Less is more. More or less.
relativity, less, more, quantity
(unknown)
37 A good traveller is not intent on arriving.
vacilando, travel
Lao Tzu
38 It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it.
understanding
Upton Sinclair 1935
39 Naším opravdovým osudem je možná být věčně na cestě, neustále litovat a nostalgicky toužit, stále dychtit po odpočinku, ale bez přestání bloudit. Posvátná je ve skutečnosti jen ta cesta, jejíž cíl neznáme, ale po které přesto vytrvalo jdeme, kráčejíce temnotou vstříc nebezpečí, aníž víme, co nás čeká.
travel, wander, vacilando
Stefan Zweig
40 This too shall pass.
time
(Sufi adage)

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