3. "The headlong stream is termed violent But the river bed hemming it in Is termed violent by no one."
- Quote by Bertolt Brecht
6. "getting and spending, we lay waste our powers ~ but like lemmings running headlong to the sea, we are oblivious."
- Quote by William Wordsworth
8. "rushing headlong into the next thing, we fail to appreciate the blessing of the only thing we can really claim as ours to own, the present moment."
- Katrina Kenison, Magical Journey: An Apprenticeship in Contentment
9. "That...that was how I spent the day, just waiting, waiting, waiting...but waiting like a man running amok, senselessly, like an animal, with that headlong, direct persistance."
- Stefan Zweig, The Collected Stories of Stefan Zweig