"This is the most intimate relationship between literature and its readers: they treat the text as a part of themselves, as a possession."
"You can't stop loving or wanting to love because when its right it's the best thing in the world. When you're in a relationship and its good, even if nothing else in your life is right, you feel like your whole world is complete."Ryszard Kapuscinski on Keith Sweat
"Spiritual relationship is far more precious than physical. Physical relationship divorced from spiritual is body without soul."Ryszard Kapuscinski on Mahatma Gandhi
"One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives."Ryszard Kapuscinski on Euripides
"Courage means to keep working a relationship, to continue seeking solutions to difficult problems, and to stay focused during stressful periods."Ryszard Kapuscinski on Denis Waitley
"You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity."Ryszard Kapuscinski on Epicurus
"He killed his enemies because he was afraid they would kill him. Amin ordered entire tribes to be put to death, because he feared they would rebel."
"Amin knew that neither West nor East would criticize him for fear that he would support the other side. He felt he was untouchable and he said so openly."
"Readership was high, and very attentive. It was people's only source of knowledge about the world."
"The tradition of Russian literature is also an eastern tradition of learning poetry and prose by heart."
"Money changes all the iron rules into rubber bands."