"Fear not for the future, weep not for the past."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Percy Bysshe Shelley on William Shakespeare
"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."