Aerosmith - I could spend my life in this sweet surrender.Albert Einstein- Only a life lived in the service to others is worth living.Alex Noble - If I have been of service, if I have glimpsed more of the nature and essence of ultimate good, if I am inspired to reach wider horizons of thought and action, if I am at peace with myself, it has been a successful day. --Anais Nin - I do not want to be the leader. I refuse to be the leader. I want to live darkly and richly in my femaleness. I want a man lying over me, always over me. His will, his pleasure, his desire, his life, his work, his sexuality the touchstone, the command, my pivot. I don't mind working, holding my ground intellectually, artistically; but as a woman, oh, God, as a woman I want to be dominated. I don't mind being told to stand on my own feet, not to cling all that I am capable of doing but I am going to be pursued, fucked, possessed by the will of a male at his time, his biddingAnias Nin:-I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman.Anais Nin - No one but a woman in love ever sees the maximum of men's greatness.Anne Rice:-Everyone is a potential naked slave to you once you become a trainerAnne Rice- When you think night and day and every moment only of pleasing me, things will be very easy for you.Anne Rice - Whipping is fifty percent show and noise.Antigonus of Sokho - Do not be like servants who serve their masters expecting to receive a reward; be rather like servants who serve their master unconditionally, with no thought of reward.Athleena – My Path, defined with such clarity, it takes my breath awayAuthor Unknown – it is choosing to give up your choice, surrendering instead of submissionAuthor Unknown – its hard to stumble when you are already on your knees.Author Unknown --"There are really two kinds of submissives in the world: those who believe they don't deserve any better…and those who believe they don't deserve any less."Author Unknown – basking in the warmth of your strength I will always be Your slaveAuthor Unknown - Chains of steel will rust with time chains of the heart will only grow strongerAuthor Unknown– In my slavery to you I have been set free to reach for new heights , I never knew existed.Author Unknown– in Your chains I have finally found true freedomAuthor Unknown– Kneeling before You my heart my soul my love, belongs to YouAuthor Unknown – Myth says that only the woman who has been an utter slave can be truly free------this is no mythAuthor Unknown – serving you is a wonderful way to spend the rest of my lifeAuthor Unknown – slavery is a moment that last foreverAuthor Unknown – Slavery is above all us the gift of oneselfAuthor Unknown– submission must be as much as a light as it is a flameAuthor Unknown – The path to slavery is so narrow that two cannot walk upon it at the same time, hence why the slave must crawl behind.Author Unknown – When I am serving You my mind shifts and clarity, beauty, answers, and knowledge are easily obtained, because I have bypassed society’s values and become your slaveDossie Easton and Catherine A. Liszt --"Bottoms are alchemists who magically transform pain into sex."Elizabeth - Subspace is my perfect paradise vacation from busy-mind... blessed be to the Dominant who can stamp my ticket there. Elizabeth - BSDM is an erotic art which does not require conventional sex acts to explore and practice. That's my philosophical story, and I'm stickin' to it.Jack Rinella -- "You are no one’s slave, dog, slut, or sub until you give them that right. Only you can give it. No one can take or assume it without your permission."Joseph W. Bean:-A 'working' bottom--one who is actively putting the Top's 'work' to joyful use--has liberty where he or she imagined limits.J. Yednak - I will teach you as My slave to be a beautiful swanLinda - Submission without domination is when you keep doing what he wants even after he keeps insisting he doesn't want it. Domination without submission is when he keeps telling you to do something and you keep telling him to fuck offLori Petty in Tank Girl - Look, if you want to torture me, spank me, lick me, do it. But if this poetry shit continues just shoot me now please.Robert Browning – All my soul follows You. Love encircles You and I live in being Yours.Rumi – I have fallen to my knees unable to rise, what kind of trap is this? What kind of chains has tied my hands and feet? It is so strange, so wonderful this helplessness of mineSensuous Sadie:-In the beginning I was fooled by Dominants who were good looking, had charisma, dressed well, and had that "dominant" personae. I soon realized that these things are easy to fashion. Real Dominance is a deep and visceral thing, something that has nothing to do with the trappings of BDSMTerence Sellers --"Sadomasochism enjoys all the forms of religious piety--kneeling, praying, worshipping, sacrificing, invoking, and punishing."