"Concerning God, freewill and destiny: Of all that earth has been or yet may be, all that vain men imagine or believe, or hope can paint or suffering may achieve, we descanted."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Dalai Lama
"Revenge is the naked idol of the worship of a semi-barbarous age."
"Poetry lifts the veil from the hidden beauty of the world, and makes familiar objects be as if they were not familiar."
"Obscenity, which is ever blasphemy against the divine beauty in life, is a monster for which the corruption of society forever brings forth new food, which it devours in secret."
"Poetry is the record of the best and happiest moments of the happiest and best minds."
"Change is certain. Peace is followed by disturbances departure of evil men by their return. Such recurrences should not constitute occasions for sadness but realities for awareness, so that one may be happy in the interim."