Once best friends now strangers with memories.
Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have for instance.
Still others commit all sorts of evil deeds, claiming karma does not exist. They erroneously maintain that since everything is empty, committing evil is not wrong. Such persons fall into a hell of endless darkness with no hope of release. Those who are wise hold no such conception.
If I had to choose between breathing and loving you I would use my last breath to tell you I love you.
Better to live one year as a tiger, than a hundred as a sheep.
With or without religion, you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion.