Hunter Thompson on Choices

“Whether to float with the tide, or to swim for a goal. It is a choice we must all make consciously or unconsciously at one time in our lives.”

~ Hunter Thompson

William Shakespeare on Fate

“It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.”

~ William Shakespeare

Epictetus on Hope

“Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor, nor should life rest on a single hope.”

~ Epictetus

Seneca on Aimlessness

“Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbour he is making for, no wind is the right wind.”

~ Seneca

Seneca on Direction

“If a man knows not what harbour he seeks, any wind is the right wind.”

~ Seneca

Seneca on Direction

“As long as we wander at large, having no guide and following only the din and jarring cries of men calling us in different directions, our life will be spent in making errors, a life of little enough span even if we should work night and day for a sound understanding.”

~ Seneca