"Metaphor for the night sky: a trillion asterisks and no explanation." Robert Brault
“When he shall die, Take him and cut him out in little stars, And he will make the face of heaven so fine That all the world will be in love with night And pay no worship to the garish sun.” William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
"For the rest - live dangerously; take things as they come; dread naught, all will be well."W. Churchill
"Courage is not the absence of fear but the judgement that something else is more important than fear. The brave may not live forever, but the cautious do not live at all."
"At that moment another dismal scream rent the air and Zaphod shuttered. 'What can do that to a guy?' He breathed. 'The Universe', said Gargravarr simply, 'the whole infinite Universe. The infinite suns, the infinite distances between them and yourself an invisible dot on an invisible dot, infinitely small.'" Restaurant at the End of the [...]
"'Whatever comes,' she said, 'cannot alter one thing. If I am a princess in rags and tatters, I can be a princess inside. It would be easy to be a princess if I were dressed in cloth of gold, but it is a great deal more of a triumph to be one all the time [...]
“There is only one sin, only one. And that is theft. Every other sin is a variation of theft. When you kill a man, you steal a life... You steal his wife's right to a husband, rob his children of a father. When you tell a lie, you steal someone's right to the truth. When [...]