"We relish news of our heroes, forgetting that we are extraordinary to somebody too."- Helen Hayes

“Only a fool learns from his own mistakes. The wise man learns from the mistakes of others” – Otto von Bismarck

“A war against terrorism is an impracticable conception if it means fighting terrorism with terrorism.” ― Sir John Mortimer
"What separates us from the animals, what separates us from the chaos, is our ability to mourn people we’ve never met." - David Levithan

“I saw my final hour unfurl before me, I thought this was the end. I thought I’m finished, I’m finished. I was terrified." - Eyewitness, Bataclan venue,  Paris. 

RIP to all those killed last night Paris. Our thoughts go out to them and their families. We hope that all of your friends and family are safe.
"Any officer who goes into action without his sword is improperly dressed." - Jack Churchill
“Reserving judgements is a matter of infinite hope.” - F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.”  - Martin Luther King Jr

“Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in a while, or the light won't come in.” - Issac Asimov