Of the people, By the people, For the people

"Every act of rebellion expresses a nostalgia for innocence 
and an appeal to the essence of being."
Albert Camus


"I come bearing an olive branch in one hand
and the freedom fighter's gun in the other.
Do not let the olive branch fall from my hand."
Yasser Arafat

Chalking Out

"Give me fish and I eat for a day.
Teach me to fish and I eat for a lifetime."
Chinese Proverb


"- the instinct that leads some to look through the keyhole, 
and others to discover America."
Eça de Queirós

Take the Moment

"You see things
and you say, 'Why?'
But I dream things that never were
and I ask 'Why not?'".
George Bernard Shaw


"And in the highest neighborhood of the dream
I place the fado that knew how to create
Aguardente and medronho
That can make me sing."
Carlos do Carmo


"Ring the bells that still can ring
Forget your perfect offering
There is a crack in everything
That's how the light gets in."
Leonard Cohen

Roof Tiles

"He is the happiest, be he king or peasent,
who finds peace in his home."
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Blue Breezes

"When people are happy, 
they can't tell if it's winter or summer."
Anton Tchekhov

From Afar

"Whoever tries to own a flower will see its beauty withering.
But whoever looks at a flower in a field, will remain forever with her.
You'll never be mine and so I will have you forever."
Paulo Coelho