Monday, December 31, 2007

"Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there will stretch out before you an ever-lengthening, ever-ascending, ever-improving path. You know you will never get to the end of the journey. But this, so far from discouraging, only adds to the joy and glory of the climb."

Sir Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Sunday, December 30, 2007

"Humor is our way of defending ourselves from life's absurdities by thinking absurdly about them."

Lewis Mumford (1895 - 1990)

Saturday, December 29, 2007

"Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment."

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Friday, December 28, 2007

"Avoid having your ego so close to your position that when your position falls, your ego goes with it."

Colin Powell (1937 - )

Thursday, December 27, 2007

"When you encounter difficulties and contradictions, do not try to break them, but bend them with gentleness and time."

Saint Francis de Sales (1567 - 1622)

Wednesday, December 26, 2007

"You must give some time to your fellow men. Even if it's a little thing, do something for others - something for which you get no pay but the privilege of doing it."

Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)

Tuesday, December 25, 2007

"There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered."

Nelson Mandela (1918 - )

Monday, December 24, 2007

"How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world."

Anne Frank (1929 - 1945)

Sunday, December 23, 2007

"It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself."

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962)

Saturday, December 22, 2007

"We live in a Newtonian world of Einsteinian physics ruled by Frankenstein logic."

David Russell (1958- )

Friday, December 21, 2007

"Waste no more time talking about great souls and how they should be. Become one yourself!"

Marcus Aurelius Antoninus (121 AD - 180 AD)

Thursday, December 20, 2007

"The first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: Decide what you want."

Ben Stein (1944- )

Wednesday, December 19, 2007

"There are two ways of exerting one's strength: one is pushing down, the other is pulling up."

Booker T. Washington (1856 - 1915)

Tuesday, December 18, 2007

"My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind."

Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

Monday, December 17, 2007

"War is much too serious a matter to be entrusted to the military."

Georges Clemenceau (1841 - 1929)

Sunday, December 16, 2007

"My heart, which is so full to overflowing, has often been solaced and refreshed by music when sick and weary."

Martin Luther (1483 - 1546)

Saturday, December 15, 2007

"If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time."

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Friday, December 14, 2007

"One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things."

Henry Miller (1891 - 1980)

Thursday, December 13, 2007

"The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism."

Sir William Osler (1849 - 1919)

Wednesday, December 12, 2007

"The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents, and the second half by our children."

Clarence Darrow (1857 - 1938)

Tuesday, December 11, 2007

"I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice."

Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

Monday, December 10, 2007

"Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away."

Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1900 - 1944)

Sunday, December 09, 2007

"The excellence of a gift lies in its appropriateness rather than in its value."

Charles Dudley Warner (1829 - 1900)

Saturday, December 08, 2007

"People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use."

Soren Kierkegaard (1813 - 1855)

Friday, December 07, 2007

"It may be true that the law cannot make a man love me, but it can stop him from lynching me, and I think that's pretty important."

Martin Luther King Jr. (1929 - 1968)

Thursday, December 06, 2007

"The first and great commandment is: Don't let them scare you."

Elmer Davis (1890 - 1958)

Wednesday, December 05, 2007

"Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened."

Sir Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Tuesday, December 04, 2007

"Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less."

Marie Curie (1867 - 1934)

Monday, December 03, 2007

"Nowadays men lead lives of noisy desperation."

James Thurber (1894 - 1961)

Sunday, December 02, 2007

"People are, if anything, more touchy about being thought silly than they are about being thought unjust."

E. B. White (1899 - 1985)

Saturday, December 01, 2007

"While there's life, there's hope."

Cicero (106 BC - 43 BC)

Friday, November 30, 2007

"The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the love of ourselves."

William Hazlitt (1778 - 1830)

Thursday, November 29, 2007

"Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit."

e e cummings (1894 - 1962)

Wednesday, November 28, 2007

"Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict."

William Ellery Channing (1780 - 1842)

Tuesday, November 27, 2007

"It's not enough that we do our best; sometimes we have to do what's required."

Sir Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Monday, November 26, 2007

"Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself."

William Faulkner (1897 - 1962)

Sunday, November 25, 2007

"We forfeit three-fourths of ourselves in order to be like other people."

Arthur Schopenhauer (1788 - 1860)

Saturday, November 24, 2007

"Character - the willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life - is the source from which self respect springs."

Joan Didion (1934 - )

Friday, November 23, 2007

"One of the most obvious facts about grownups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child."

Randall Jarrell (1914 - 1965)

Thursday, November 22, 2007

“Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough.”

Oprah Winfrey (1954 - )

Wednesday, November 21, 2007

"Nothing of me is original. I am the combined effort of everybody I've ever known."

Chuck Palahniuk (1962 - )

Tuesday, November 20, 2007

"Nobody, as long as he moves about among the chaotic currents of life, is without trouble."

Carl Jung (1875 - 1961)

Monday, November 19, 2007

"We are all apt to believe what the world believes about us."

George Eliot
(1819 - 1880)

Sunday, November 18, 2007

"The greatest achievements were at first and for a time dreams. The oak sleeps in the acorn."

James Allen (1864-1912)

Saturday, November 17, 2007

"How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world."

Anne Frank (1929 - 1945)

Friday, November 16, 2007

"Success is relative. It is what we can make of the mess we have made of things."

T. S. Eliot (1888 - 1965)

Thursday, November 15, 2007

"I have failed many times, and that's why I am a success."

Michael Jordan (1963 - )

Wednesday, November 14, 2007

"We cannot fail to win unless we fail to try."

Tom Clancy (1947 - )

Tuesday, November 13, 2007

"Train yourself to let go of the things you fear to lose."

George Lucas (1944 - )

Monday, November 12, 2007

"The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it."

Pearl Buck (1892 - 1973)

Sunday, November 11, 2007

"I know not with what weapons World War III will be
fought, but World War IV will be fought with
sticks and stones."

Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Saturday, November 10, 2007

"Everyone is necessarily the hero of his own life story."

John Barth (1930 - )

Friday, November 09, 2007

"Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens."

Epictetus (55 AD - 135 AD)

Thursday, November 08, 2007

"Dare to be yourself."

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

Wednesday, November 07, 2007

"Truth is the only safe ground to stand on."

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

Tuesday, November 06, 2007

"Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are: precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from."

Al Franken (1951- )

Monday, November 05, 2007

"We cannot control the evil tongues of others; but a good life enables us to disregard them."

Cato the Elder (234 BC - 149 BC)

Sunday, November 04, 2007

"The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today. Let us move forward with strong and active faith."

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Saturday, November 03, 2007

"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Friday, November 02, 2007

"Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy."

Norman Vincent Peale (1898 - 1993)

Thursday, November 01, 2007

"Every moment is a golden one for him who has the vision to recognize it as such."

Henry Miller (1891 - 1980)

Wednesday, October 31, 2007

"You are not here merely to make a living. You are here to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, and with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world. You impoverish yourself if you forget this errand."

Woodrow Wilson (1856 - 1924)

Tuesday, October 30, 2007

"If you knew what I know about the power of giving, you would not let a single meal pass without sharing it in some way."

Buddha (563 BC - 483 BC)

Monday, October 29, 2007

"Man is the only animal that laughs and weeps, for he is the only animal that is struck with the difference between what things are and what they ought to be."

William Hazlitt (1778 - 1830)

Sunday, October 28, 2007

"Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it."

Helen Keller (1880 - 1968)

Saturday, October 27, 2007

"The universal brotherhood of man is our most precious possession."

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

Friday, October 26, 2007

"Charm is a way of getting the answer yes without asking a clear question."

Albert Camus (1913 - 1960)

Thursday, October 25, 2007

"I am more and more convinced that our happiness or unhappiness depends more on the way we meet the events of life than on the nature of those events themselves."

Alexander Humboldt (1769 - 1859)

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

"When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package."

John Ruskin (1819 - 1900)

Tuesday, October 23, 2007

"Whatever you are by nature, keep to it; never desert your line of talent. Be what nature intended you for and you will succeed."

Sydney Smith (1771 - 1845)

Monday, October 22, 2007

"There ain't no free lunches in this country. And don't go spending your whole life commiserating that you got raw deals. You've got to say, 'I think that if I keep working at this and want it bad enough I can have it.'"

Lee Iacocca (1924 - )

Sunday, October 21, 2007

"Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop."

Ovid (43 BC - 17 AD)

Saturday, October 20, 2007

"Happiness depends upon ourselves."

Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)

Friday, October 19, 2007

"The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity."

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

Thursday, October 18, 2007

"Never chase a lie. Let it alone, and it will run itself to death."

Lyman Beecher (1775 - 1863)

Wednesday, October 17, 2007

"People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest."

Hermann Hesse (1877 - 1962)

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

"Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for truth."

Benjamin Disraeli (1804 - 1881)

Monday, October 15, 2007

"Laughter is an instant vacation."

Milton Berle (1908 - 2002)

Sunday, October 14, 2007

"Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one."

Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

Saturday, October 13, 2007

"Character is what you have left when you've lost everything you can lose."

Evan Esar (1899 - 1995)

Friday, October 12, 2007

"Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it."

Maya Angelou (1928 - )

Thursday, October 11, 2007

"Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation, for 'tis better to be alone than in bad company.:

George Washington (1732 - 1799)

Wednesday, October 10, 2007

"Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it."

David Starr Jordan (1851 - 1931)

Tuesday, October 09, 2007

"It is the unknown we fear when we look upon death and darkness, nothing more."

J. K. Rowling (1965- )

Monday, October 08, 2007

"There are some defeats more triumphant than victories."

Michel de Montaigne (1533 - 1592)

Sunday, October 07, 2007

"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."

Thomas A. Edison (1847 - 1931)

Saturday, October 06, 2007

"It is better to look ahead and prepare than to look back and regret."

Jackie Joyner-Kersee (1962 - )

Friday, October 05, 2007

"Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe."

H. G. Wells (1866 - 1946)

Thursday, October 04, 2007

"On the whole human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time."

George Orwell (1903 - 1950)

Wednesday, October 03, 2007

"Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind."

Dr. Seuss (1904 - 1991)

Tuesday, October 02, 2007

"People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them."

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Monday, October 01, 2007

"The ordinary acts we practice every day at home are of more importance to the soul than their simplicity might suggest."

Thomas Moore (1779 - 1852)

Sunday, September 30, 2007

"Joy is prayer - Joy is strength - Joy is love - Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls."

Mother Teresa (1910 - 1997)

Saturday, September 29, 2007

"You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation."

Plato (427 BC - 347 BC)

Friday, September 28, 2007

"The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it."

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

Thursday, September 27, 2007

"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."

Martin Luther King Jr. (1929 - 1968)

Wednesday, September 26, 2007

"Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one."

Malcolm Forbes (1919 - 1990)

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

"I have learned not to worry about love; but to honor its coming with all my heart."

Alice Walker (1944 - )

Monday, September 24, 2007

"The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts."

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

Sunday, September 23, 2007

"Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves."

Carl Jung (1875 - 1961)

Saturday, September 22, 2007

"Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is man's original virtue. It is through disobedience and rebellion that progress has been made."

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

Friday, September 21, 2007

"The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible."

Arthur C. Clarke (1917 - )

Thursday, September 20, 2007

"Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; but remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for."

Epicurus (341 BC - 270 BC)

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

"What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?"

George Eliot (1819 - 1880)

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

"Irrationally held truths may be more harmful than reasoned errors."

Thomas H. Huxley (1825 - 1895)

Monday, September 17, 2007

"Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn whatever state I am in, therin to be content."

Helen Keller (1880 - 1968)

Sunday, September 16, 2007

“There is no education like adversity.”

Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Saturday, September 15, 2007

"The deeper sorrow carves into your being the more joy you can contain."

Kahlil Gibran (1883 - 1931)

Friday, September 14, 2007

"If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything."

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

Thursday, September 13, 2007

"Conceal a flaw, and the world will imagine the worst."

Marcus Valerius Martialis (40 AD - 103 AD)

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

"The things you own end up owning you."

Chuck Palahniuk (1962 - )

Monday, September 10, 2007

"War is a cowardly escape from the problems of peace."

Thomas Mann (1875 - 1955)

Sunday, September 09, 2007

"The best way out is always through."

Robert Frost (1874 - 1963)

Saturday, September 08, 2007

"One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at politeness."

Josh Billings (1818 - 1885)

Friday, September 07, 2007

"The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes of mind."

William James (1842 - 1910)

Thursday, September 06, 2007

"Man is what he believes."

Anton Chekhov (1860 - 1904)

Wednesday, September 05, 2007

"Security is a kind of death."

Tennessee Williams (1911 - 1983)

Tuesday, September 04, 2007

"Where we have strong emotions, we're liable to fool ourselves."

Carl Sagan (1934 - 1996)

Monday, September 03, 2007

"What we anticipate seldom occurs; what we least expected generally happens."

Benjamin Disraeli (1804 - 1881)

Sunday, September 02, 2007

"Holding onto anger is like grasping onto a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else. You are the one who gets burned.:

Gotama Buddha (circa 563 BCE to 483 BCE)

Saturday, September 01, 2007

"I have found that if you love life, life will love you back."

Arthur Rubinstein (1886 - 1982)

Friday, August 31, 2007

"The real hero is always a hero by mistake; he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else."

Umberto Eco (1932 - )

Thursday, August 30, 2007

"Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful."

Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)

Wednesday, August 29, 2007

"Sometimes it is harder to deprive oneself of a pain than of a pleasure."

F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896 - 1940)

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

"Let us be grateful to people who make us happy: They are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom."

Marcel Proust (1871 - 1922)

Monday, August 27, 2007

"You can fool too many of the people too much of the time."

James Thurber (1894 - 1961)

Sunday, August 26, 2007

"Do not listen to those who weep and complain, for their disease is contagious."

Og Mandino (1923 - 1996)

Saturday, August 25, 2007

"I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be."

Douglas Adams (1952 - 2001)

Friday, August 24, 2007

"The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it."

George Orwell (1903 - 1950)

Thursday, August 23, 2007

"Never discourage anyone...who continually makes progress, no matter how slow."

Plato (427 BC - 347 BC)

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

"I don't know why we are here, but I'm pretty sure that it is not in order to enjoy ourselves."

Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889 - 1951)

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

"Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense."

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

Monday, August 20, 2007

"Learn to value yourself, which means: to fight for your happiness."

Ayn Rand (1905 - 1982)

Sunday, August 19, 2007

"It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err."

Mahatma Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

Saturday, August 18, 2007

"We only know of one duty, and that is to love."

Albert Camus (1913 - 1960)

Friday, August 17, 2007

"Every instance of heartbreak can teach us powerful lessons about creating the kind of love we really want.

Martha Beck (1962- )

Thursday, August 16, 2007

"He who wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper."

Edmund Burke (1729 - 1797)

Wednesday, August 15, 2007

"Never bear more than one trouble at a time. Some people bear three kinds - all they have had, all they have now, and all they expect to have."

Edward Everett Hale (1822 - 1909)

Tuesday, August 14, 2007

"What I know for sure is that what you give comes back to you."

Oprah Winfrey (1954 - )

Monday, August 13, 2007

"The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen."

Frank Lloyd Wright (1869 - 1959)

Sunday, August 12, 2007

"Having a dream is what keeps you alive. Overcoming the challenges make life worth living."

Mary Tyler Moore (1936 - )

Saturday, August 11, 2007

"It is well that war is so terrible - otherwise we would grow too fond of it."

Robert E. Lee (1807 - 1870)

Friday, August 10, 2007

"Every man is guilty of all the good he didn't do."

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

Thursday, August 09, 2007

"The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities."

Sophocles (496 BC - 406 BC)

Wednesday, August 08, 2007

"You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist."

Indira Gandhi (1917 - 1984)

Tuesday, August 07, 2007

"I think that somehow, we learn who we really are and then live with that decision."

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962)

Monday, August 06, 2007

"The opportunity for brotherhood presents itself every time you meet a human being."

Jane Wyman (1914 - )

Sunday, August 05, 2007

"Whatever you fear most has no power - it is your fear that has the power."

Oprah Winfrey (1954 - )

Saturday, August 04, 2007

"A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner, so if one's life is cold and bare he can blame none but himself."

Louis L'Amour (1908 - 1988)

Friday, August 03, 2007

"Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely."

Rodin (1840 - 1917)

Thursday, August 02, 2007

"The truth is the kindest thing we can give folks in the end."

Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811 - 1896)

Wednesday, August 01, 2007

"Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home."

Bill Cosby (1937 - )

Tuesday, July 31, 2007

"We need men who can dream of things that never were."

John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963)

Monday, July 30, 2007

"Times have not become more violent. They have just become more televised."

Marilyn Manson (1969 - )

Sunday, July 29, 2007

"Never spend your money before you have it."

Thomas Jefferson (1743 - 1826)

Saturday, July 28, 2007

"Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity."

George S. Patton (1885 - 1945)

Friday, July 27, 2007

"If someone offers you a gift and you decline to accept it, the other person still owns that gift. The same is true of insults and verbal attacks."

Steve Pavlina (1972- )

Thursday, July 26, 2007

"The way we see the problem is the problem."

Stephen Covey (1932- )

Wednesday, July 25, 2007

"Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are endless."

Mother Teresa (1910-1997)

Tuesday, July 24, 2007

"The body says what words cannot."

Martha Graham (1894-1991)

Monday, July 23, 2007

"Nobody cares if you can't dance well. Just get up and dance."

Dave Barry (1947 - )

Sunday, July 22, 2007

"I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time."

Anna Freud (1895 - 1982)

Saturday, July 21, 2007

"We hate some persons because we do not know them; and we will not know them because we hate them."

Charles Caleb Colton (1780 - 1832)

Friday, July 20, 2007

"The self is not ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action."

John Dewey (1859-1952)

Thursday, July 19, 2007

"My future starts when I wake up every morning... Every day I find something creative to do with my life."

Miles Davis (1926-1991)

Wednesday, July 18, 2007

"Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it away."

Sophocles (495 BC - 406 BC)

Tuesday, July 17, 2007

"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."

Colin Powell (1937- )

Monday, July 16, 2007

"You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club."

Jack London (1876-1916)

Sunday, July 15, 2007

"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be."

Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

Saturday, July 14, 2007

"There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it."

Edith Wharton (1862 - 1937)

Friday, July 13, 2007

"Assumptions are the termites of relationships."

Henry Winkler (1945- )

Thursday, July 12, 2007

"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."

Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Wednesday, July 11, 2007

"The future belongs to those who prepare for it today."

Malcolm X (1925-1965)

Tuesday, July 10, 2007

"We do not know what we want and yet we are responsible for what we are - that is the fact."

Jean-Paul Sartre (1905-1980)

Monday, July 09, 2007

"It is never too late to give up our prejudices."

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

Sunday, July 08, 2007

"Nobody will believe in you unless you believe in yourself."

Liberace (1919 - 1987)

Saturday, July 07, 2007

"To do anything in this world worth doing, we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger, but jump in, and scramble through as well as we can."

Sydney Smith (1771 - 1845)

Friday, July 06, 2007

"I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow."

Woodrow Wilson (1856 - 1924)

Thursday, July 05, 2007

"The supreme irony of life is that hardly anyone gets out of it alive."

Robert Heinlein (1907 - 1988),

Wednesday, July 04, 2007

"America does not go abroad in search of monsters to destroy. She is the well-wisher to freedom and independence of all. She is the champion and vindicator only of her own."

John Quincy Adams (1767 - 1848)

Tuesday, July 03, 2007

"A tough lesson in life that one has to learn is that not everybody wishes you well."

Dan Rather (1931 - )

Monday, July 02, 2007

"Real joy comes not from ease or riches or from the praise of men, but from doing something worthwhile."

Sir Wilfred Grenfell (1865 - 1940)

Sunday, July 01, 2007

"Enjoy your own life without comparing it with that of another."

Marquis de Condorcet (1743 - 1794)

Saturday, June 30, 2007

"It's a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it's a depression when you lose yours."

Harry S Truman (1884 - 1972),

Friday, June 29, 2007

"We must use time as a tool, not as a crutch."

John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

Thursday, June 28, 2007

"Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities."

Voltaire (1694- 1778)

Wednesday, June 27, 2007

"Everyone thinks of changing the world but no one thinks of changing himself."

Leo Tolstoy (18258-1910)

Tuesday, June 26, 2007

"The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone."

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Monday, June 25, 2007

" we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.”

Marianne Williamson (1952- )

Sunday, June 24, 2007

"In times like these, it helps to recall that there have always been times like these."

Paul Harvey Aurandt (1918- )

Saturday, June 23, 2007

"Our lives teach us who we are."

Salman Rushdie (1947 - )

Friday, June 22, 2007

"Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts."

Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Thursday, June 21, 2007

"To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge."

Benjamin Disreali (1804-1881)

Wednesday, June 20, 2007

"It is not enough to have a good mind. The main thing is to use it well."

Rene Descartes (1596-1650)

Tuesday, June 19, 2007

"Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint on it you can."

Danny Kaye (1913 - 1987)

Monday, June 18, 2007

"We don't see things as they are, we see things as we are."

Anaïs Nin (1903-1977)

Sunday, June 17, 2007

"The easiest thing in the world to be is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don't let them put you in that position."

Leo Buscaglia (1925 - )

Saturday, June 16, 2007

"Our greatest pretenses are built up not to hide the evil and the ugly in us, but our emptiness. The hardest thing to hide is something that is not there."

Eric Hoffer (1902 - 1983)

Friday, June 15, 2007

"The future is here. It's just not widely distributed yet."

William Gibson (1948- )

Thursday, June 14, 2007

"We may go to the moon, but that's not very far. The greatest distance we have to cover still lies within us."

Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)

Wednesday, June 13, 2007

"Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards."

Soren Kierkegaard (1813 - 1855)

Tuesday, June 12, 2007

"Someone's boring me. I think it's me."

Dylan Thomas (1914 - 1953)

Monday, June 11, 2007

"Enquire not what boils in another's pot."

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

Sunday, June 10, 2007

"The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do."

Walter Bagehot (1826 - 1877)

Saturday, June 09, 2007

"The future belongs to those who prepare for it today."

Malcolm X (1925 - 1965)

Friday, June 08, 2007

"Change your thoughts and you change your world."

Norman Vincent Peale (1898 - 1993)

Thursday, June 07, 2007

"Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative."

H.G. Wells (1866-1946)

Wednesday, June 06, 2007

"Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself."

Robert Ingersoll (1833 - 1899)

Tuesday, June 05, 2007

"Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die."

Carrie Fischer (1956- )

Monday, June 04, 2007

"It is a common delusion that you make things better by talking about them."

Dame Rose Macaulay (1881 - 1958)

Sunday, June 03, 2007

"We are generally the better persuaded by the reasons we discover ourselves than by those given to us by others."

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

Saturday, June 02, 2007

"Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that you will not meet again in life."

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

Thursday, May 31, 2007

"Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there."

Will Rogers (1879-1935)

Wednesday, May 30, 2007

"Time has a wonderful way of showing us what really matters."

Margaret Peters (1936- )

Tuesday, May 29, 2007

"Discouragement is simply the despair of wounded self-love."

Francois de Fenelon (1651-1715)

Monday, May 28, 2007

"One man practicing sportsmanship is better than a hundred teaching it."

Knute Rockne (1888 - 1931)

Sunday, May 27, 2007

"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."

Harry S Truman (1884 - 1972)

Saturday, May 26, 2007

"Family isn't about whose blood you have. It's about who you care about."

Trey Parker and Matt Stone, South Park, (1998)

Friday, May 25, 2007

"Of course there is no formula for success except perhaps an unconditional acceptance of life and what it brings."

Arthur Rubinstein (1886 - 1982)

Thursday, May 24, 2007

"It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think that you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt."

Mark Twain (1835-1910)

Wednesday, May 23, 2007

"It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them."

Mark Twain (1835-1910)

Tuesday, May 22, 2007

"I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom."

Bob Dylan (1941- )

Monday, May 21, 2007

"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up."

Thomas A. Edison ( 1847-1931)

Sunday, May 20, 2007

"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."

Mahatma Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

Saturday, May 19, 2007

"If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things."

Rene Descartes (1596 - 1650)

Friday, May 18, 2007

"Nothing in life is promised except death."

Kanye West (1977- )

Thursday, May 17, 2007

"Don't go around saying that the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first."

Mark Twain (1835-1910)

Wednesday, May 16, 2007

"Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength."

Eric Hoffer (1902-1983)

Tuesday, May 15, 2007

"Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep."

Scott Adams (1956- )

Monday, May 14, 2007

"If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us."

Hermann Hesse (1877 - 1962)

Sunday, May 13, 2007

"That best portion of a good man's life,
His little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love."

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Saturday, May 12, 2007

"The beginning is always today."

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797 - 1851)

Friday, May 11, 2007

"Do not fear death so much but rather the inadequate life."

Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956)

Thursday, May 10, 2007

"If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves."

Thomas Edison (1847-1931)

Wednesday, May 09, 2007

"Anger repressed can poison a relationship as surely as the cruelest words."

Dr. Joyce Brothers (1928- )

Tuesday, May 08, 2007

"Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length."

Robert Frost (1874-1963)

Monday, May 07, 2007

"Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent."

Isaac Asimov (1920-1992)

Sunday, May 06, 2007

"Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else."

Judy Garland (1922 - 1969)

Saturday, May 05, 2007

"Make all you can, save all you can, give all you can."

John Wesley (1703 - 1791)

Friday, May 04, 2007

"Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy."

Isaac Newton (1643-1727)

Thursday, May 03, 2007

"Those who don't know how to weep with their whole heart, don't know how to laugh either."

Golda Meir (1898-1978)

Wednesday, May 02, 2007

"A smile is the shortest distance between two people."

Victor Borge (1909-2000)

Tuesday, May 01, 2007

"Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend."

Theophrastus (370 — about 285 BC )

Monday, April 30, 2007

"Some think it's holding on that makes one strong; sometimes it's letting go."

Sylvia Robinson (1936- )

Sunday, April 29, 2007

"Cynicism is not realistic and tough. It's unrealistic and kind of cowardly because it means you don't have to try."

Peggy Noonan (1950 - )

Saturday, April 28, 2007

"To do anything in this world worth doing, we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger, but jump in, and scramble through as well as we can."

Sydney Smith (1771 - 1845)

Friday, April 27, 2007

"The first duty of love is to listen."

Paul Tillich (1886-1965)

Thursday, April 26, 2007

"The power to bring me out of solitude - or to push me back into it - had never belonged to another person. It was mine and only mine."

Marth Beck (1962- )

Wednesday, April 25, 2007

"Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative."

H. G. Wells (1866-1946)

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

"The best of us must sometimes eat our words."

J. K. Rowling (1965- )

Monday, April 23, 2007

"Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip."

Will Rogers (1879-1935)

Sunday, April 22, 2007

"Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit."

e e cummings (1894 - 1962)

Saturday, April 21, 2007

"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."

Nelson Mandela (1918 - )

Friday, April 20, 2007

"You never find yourself until you face the truth."

Pearl Bailey (1918 - 1990)

Thursday, April 19, 2007

"Sit loosely in the saddle of life."

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894)

Wednesday, April 18, 2007

"The greatest test of courage is to bear defeat without losing heart."

Robert G. Ingersoll (1833-1899)

Tuesday, April 17, 2007

"Colors fade, temples crumble, empires fall, but wise words endure."

Edward Thorndike (1874-1949)

Monday, April 16, 2007

"What you think of yourself is much more important than what others think of you."

Seneca (ca. 4 BC–AD 65)

Sunday, April 15, 2007

"As long as people will accept crap, it will be financially profitable to dispense it."

Dick Cavett (1936 - )

Saturday, April 14, 2007

"The strongest principle of growth lies in human choice"

George Eliot (1819 - 1880)

Friday, April 13, 2007

"Action is the antidote to despair."

Joan Baez (1941- )

Thursday, April 12, 2007

"Choose to experience peace rather than conflict."

Gerald. G. Jampolsky (19?? - )

Wednesday, April 11, 2007

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give."

Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

"Better to be happy than wise."

John Heywood (1497-1580)

Monday, April 09, 2007

"Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted."

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

Sunday, April 08, 2007

"The first principle is that you must not fool yourself - and you are the easiest person to fool."

Richard Feynman (1918 - 1988)

Saturday, April 07, 2007

"I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand."

Confucius (551 BC - 479 BC)

Friday, April 06, 2007

"What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly."

Thomas Paine (1737 - 1809)

Thursday, April 05, 2007

"The worst loneliness is not to be comfortable with yourself."

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

Wednesday, April 04, 2007

"The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn."

Alvin Toffler (1928 - )

Tuesday, April 03, 2007

"Never spend your money before you have it."

Thomas Jefferson
(1743 - 1826)

Monday, April 02, 2007

"I always wanted a happy ending... Now I've learned, the hard way, that some poems don't rhyme, and some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it without knowing what's going to happen next. Delicious ambiguity."

Gilda Radner (1946 - 1989)

Sunday, April 01, 2007

"Life is just a mirror, and what you see out there, you must first see inside of you."

Wally 'Famous' Amos (1936 - )

Saturday, March 31, 2007

"Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance."

Oprah Winfrey (1954 - )

Friday, March 30, 2007

"Anyone who has gumption knows what it is, and anyone who hasn't can never know what it is. So there is no need of defining it."

L. M. Montgomery (1874-1942)

Thursday, March 29, 2007

"Genius is one percent inspiration, ninety-nine percent perspiration."

Thomes Edison (1847-1931)

Wednesday, March 28, 2007

"I'd rather be a failure at something I enjoy than a success at something I hate."

George Burns (1896-1996)

Tuesday, March 27, 2007

"Eighty percent of success is showing up."

Woody Allen (1935- )

Monday, March 26, 2007

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart."

Helen Keller (1880-1968)

Sunday, March 25, 2007

"Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment."

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Saturday, March 24, 2007

"Our envy of others devours us most of all."

Alexander Solzhenitsyn (1918 - )

Friday, March 23, 2007

"It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good citizen."

Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)

Thursday, March 22, 2007

"The most I can do for my friend is simply to be his friend."

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

Wednesday, March 21, 2007

"You always pass failure on the way to success."

Mickey Rooney (1920- )

Tuesday, March 20, 2007

"Believe in something larger than yourself."

Barbara Bush (1925- )

Monday, March 19, 2007

"Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around."

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

Sunday, March 18, 2007

"Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it."

David Starr Jordan (1851 - 1931)

Saturday, March 17, 2007

"The good die first."

William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

Friday, March 16, 2007

"It takes two to make peace."

John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

Thursday, March 15, 2007

"I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship."

Louisa May Alcott (1832 - 1888)

Wednesday, March 14, 2007

"In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer."

Albert Camus (1913 - 1960)

Tuesday, March 13, 2007

"What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us."

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Monday, March 12, 2007

"You don't have to have fought in a war to love peace."

Geraldine Ferraro (1935- )

Sunday, March 11, 2007

"Your only obligation in this life is to be true to yourself."

Richard Bach (1936- )

Saturday, March 10, 2007

"It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change."

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

Friday, March 09, 2007

"Soul appears when we make room for it."

Sir Thomas More (1478-1535)

Thursday, March 08, 2007

"Of all the things you wear, your expression is the most important."

Janet Lane (1978- )

Wednesday, March 07, 2007

"The mind is its own place, and in itself, can make heaven of Hell, and a hell of Heaven."

John Milton (1608-1674)

Tuesday, March 06, 2007

"Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child."

Ron Wild (19?? - )

Monday, March 05, 2007

"If you don't run your own life, someone else will."

John Atkinson (19?? - )

Sunday, March 04, 2007

"If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them."

Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862)

Saturday, March 03, 2007

"The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it."

Woodrow Wilson (1856 - 1924)

Friday, March 02, 2007

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has."

Margaret Mead (1901 - 1978)

Thursday, March 01, 2007

"Life isn't a matter of milestones, but of moments."

Rose Kennedy (1890-1995)

Wednesday, February 28, 2007

"Real freedom lies in wildness, not in civilization."

Charles Lindbergh (1902 - 1974)

Tuesday, February 27, 2007

"Genius may have its limitations, but stupidity is not thus handicapped."

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

Monday, February 26, 2007

"Experience teaches slowly and at the cost of mistakes."

James A. Froude (1818 - 1894)

Sunday, February 25, 2007

"I can't give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time."

Herbert Bayard Swope (1882 - 1958)

Saturday, February 24, 2007

"Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance."

Kurt Vonnegut (1922 - )

Friday, February 23, 2007

"The only way to have a friend is to be one."

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Thursday, February 22, 2007

"The best thing to spend on your children is your time."

Louise Hart (19?? - )

Wednesday, February 21, 2007

"Life is like a ten-speed bike. Most of us have gears we never use."

Charles Schulz (1922 - 2000)

Tuesday, February 20, 2007

"Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth."

Aesop (620 BC - 560 BC)

Monday, February 19, 2007

"Repetition does not transform a lie into a truth."

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Sunday, February 18, 2007

"Nobody can be exactly like me. Sometimes even I have trouble doing it."

Tallulah Bankhead (1903 - 1968)

Saturday, February 17, 2007

"Anxiety is love's greatest killer. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on to you. You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic."

Anais Nin (1903 - 1977)

Friday, February 16, 2007

"Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservation."

D. Elton Trueblood (1900-1904)

Thursday, February 15, 2007

"Energy and persistence conquer all things."

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Wednesday, February 14, 2007

"Nothing is so contagious as enthusiasm."

Edward George Bulwer-Lytton (1803-1873)

Tuesday, February 13, 2007

"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted."

Aesop (620 BC - 560 BC)

Monday, February 12, 2007

"We are shaped and fashioned by what we love."

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Sunday, February 11, 2007

"The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining."

John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963)

Saturday, February 10, 2007

"Comedy is simply a funny way of being serious."

Peter Ustinov (1921 - 2004)

Friday, February 09, 2007

"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."

Buddha (563 BC - 483 BC)

Thursday, February 08, 2007

"Patience is the art of hoping."

Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues (1715-1747)

Wednesday, February 07, 2007

"Until you make peace with who you are, you'll never be content with what you have."

Doris Mortman ( 19?? - )

Tuesday, February 06, 2007

"We cannot be sure that we have something worth living for unless we are ready to die for it."

Eric Hoffer (1902-1985)

Monday, February 05, 2007

"Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved."

William Jennings Bryan (1860 - 1925)

Sunday, February 04, 2007

"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in getting up every time we do."

Confucious (551 BC - 479 BC)

Saturday, February 03, 2007

"War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good. We will not learn how to live together in peace by killing each other's children."

Jimmy Carter (1924 - )

Friday, February 02, 2007

"To build may have to be the slow and laborious task of years. To destroy can be the thoughtless act of a single day."

Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Thursday, February 01, 2007

"If you keep on saying things are going to be bad, you have a good chance of being a prophet."

Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-1991)

Wednesday, January 31, 2007

"Though we travel the world over looking for the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Tuesday, January 30, 2007

"Never look down on someone unless you're helping them up."

Jesse Jackson (1941- )

Monday, January 29, 2007

"One word frees us of all of the weight and pain of life: that word is LOVE."

Sophocles (496 BC - 406 BC)

Sunday, January 28, 2007

"One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar."

Helen Keller
(1880 - 1968)

Saturday, January 27, 2007

"Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results."

Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

Friday, January 26, 2007

"Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do."

Benjamin Spock (1903 - 1998)

Thursday, January 25, 2007

"If you aren't going all the way, why go at all?"

Joe Namath (1943- )

Wednesday, January 24, 2007

"Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling."

Margaret Lee Runbeck (1905-1956)

Tuesday, January 23, 2007

"I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love."

Mother Teresa (1910 - 1997)

Monday, January 22, 2007

"Don’t be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality.
If you can dream it, you can make it so."

Belva Davis (1932- )

Sunday, January 21, 2007

"One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered."

Michael J. Fox (1961 - )

Saturday, January 20, 2007

"Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine."

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Friday, January 19, 2007

"If you rest, you rust."

Helen Hayes (1900 - 1993)

Thursday, January 18, 2007

"To be upset over what you don't have is to waste what you do have."

Ken Keyes, Jr. (1921-1995)

Wednesday, January 17, 2007

"We are the choices we make."

Meryl Streep (1949- )

Tuesday, January 16, 2007

"Children are the world's most valuable resource and its best hope for the future."

John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

Monday, January 15, 2007

"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere."

Martin Luther King Jr. (1929 - 1968)

Sunday, January 14, 2007

"A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog."

Jack London (1876 - 1916)

Saturday, January 13, 2007

"In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends."

John Churton Collins (1848-1908)

Friday, January 12, 2007

"I was not afraid to fail.
Something good always comes out of failure."

Anne Baxter (1923-1985)

Thursday, January 11, 2007

"All dreams can come true - if we have the courage to pursue them."

Walt Disney (1901 - 1966)

Wednesday, January 10, 2007

"To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it."

Confucius (551 BC - 479 BC)

Tuesday, January 09, 2007

"Don't wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get you've got to make yourself."

Alice Walker (1944- )

Monday, January 08, 2007

"The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word 'crisis.' One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware of the danger - but recognize the opportunity."

John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963)

Sunday, January 07, 2007

"The wisest mind has something yet to learn."

George Santayana (1863 - 1952)

Saturday, January 06, 2007

"Mistakes are the portals of discovery."

James Joyce (1882 - 1941)

Friday, January 05, 2007

"Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value."

Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

Thursday, January 04, 2007

"Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars."

Kahlil Gibran (1883 - 1931)

Wednesday, January 03, 2007

"Nothing is worse than active ignorance."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

Tuesday, January 02, 2007

"There are tones of voices that mean more than words."

Robert Frost (1874 - 1963)

Monday, January 01, 2007

"If a man insisted always on being serious, and never allowed himself a bit of fun and relaxation, he would go mad or become unstable without knowing it."

Herodotus (484 BC - 430 BC), The Histories of Herodotus