— Ayn Rand, kniha The Fountainhead
Zdroj: The Fountainhead
— Bertrand Russell logician, one of the first analytic philosophers and political activist 1872 - 1970
Zdroj: 1910s, Proposed Roads To Freedom (1918), Ch. VI: International relations, p. 106
Kontext: A world full of happiness is not beyond human power to create; the obstacles imposed by inanimate nature are not insuperable. The real obstacles lie in the heart of man, and the cure for these is a firm hope, informed and fortified by thought.
— Brennan Manning writer, American Roman Catholic priest and United States Marine 1934 - 2013
— Ralph Waldo Emerson American philosopher, essayist, and poet 1803 - 1882
Zdroj: 1840s, Essays: First Series (1841), Self-Reliance
Kontext: Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string. Accept the place the divine providence has found for you, the society of your contemporaries, the connection of events. Great men have always done so.
— Antonin Artaud French-Occitanian poet, playwright, actor and theatre director 1896 - 1948
— Paulo Coelho, kniha By the River Piedra I Sat Down and Wept
Zdroj: By the River Piedra I Sat Down and Wept
— Cassandra Clare, The Bane Chronicles
Zdroj: The Bane Chronicles
„Trust your instincts, and make judgements on what your heart tells you. The heart will not betray you.“
— David Gemmell British author of heroic fantasy 1948 - 2006
Zdroj: Fall of Kings
— George Washington first President of the United States 1732 - 1799
— Lawrence Ferlinghetti American artist, writer and activist 1919
Zdroj: Americus, Book I
„I suppose -- in the last resort -- you trust life -- or you don't. Well -- I don't. There's something malicious... corrupt... cruel... at the heart of it. We don't belong. We're a mistake.“
— J.B. Priestley, I Have Been Here Before
I Have Been Here Before, Act II.
„We all know it, we already know all the important stuff, like: don't trust politicians, don't trust big business and don't trust the media. Trust your own heart and each other. When you take a breath and look away from the spectacle it's amazing how absurd it seems when you look back.“
— Russell Brand British comedian, actor, and author 1975
„Don't tell my heart, my achy breaky heart.
I just don't think it'd understand.
And if you tell my heart, my achy breaky heart, he might blow up and kill this man.“
— Billy Ray Cyrus American singer-songwriter, actor and film producer 1961
Achy Breaky Heart
Song lyrics, Some Gave All (1992)