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Friday, February 29, 2008

Elizabeth T. King

I find that it is not the circumstances in which we are placed, but the spirit in which we face them, that constitutes our comfort.
- Elizabeth T. King

Thursday, February 28, 2008

Julia Sorel

If you're never scared or embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take any chances.
- Julia Sorel

Wednesday, February 27, 2008

Henry Miller

All growth is a leap in the dark, a spontaneous unpremeditated act without the benefit of experience.
- Henry Miller

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Jack Handey

"Why do people in ship mutinies always ask for "better treatment"? I'd ask for a pinball machine, because with all that rocking back and forth you'd probably be able to get a lot of free games."

- Jack Handey

Monday, February 25, 2008

Johann von Goethe

Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though t'were his own.
- Johann von Goethe

Sunday, February 24, 2008

Arthur Schopenhauer

What a man is contributes much more to his happiness than what he has, or how he is regarded by others.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

Saturday, February 23, 2008

Oprah Winfrey

My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.
- Oprah Winfrey

Friday, February 22, 2008

George Washington

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

Thursday, February 21, 2008

Louis Pasteur

Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
- Louis Pasteur

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Charles Darwin

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

Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Mother Teresa

Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is a beauty, admire it. Life is a dream, realize it. Life is a challenge, meet it. Life is a duty, complete it. Life is a game, play it. Life is a promise, fulfill it. Life is sorrow, overcome it. Life is a song, sing it. Life is a struggle, accept it. Life is a tragedy, confront it. Life is an adventure, dare it. Life is luck, make it. Life is life, fight for it!
- Mother Teresa

Monday, February 18, 2008

Chinese Proverb

A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song.
- Chinese Proverb

Sunday, February 17, 2008

John F. Kennedy

The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
- John F. Kennedy

Saturday, February 16, 2008

John Gaule

A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a simple system that works.
- John Gaule

Friday, February 15, 2008

Robert Frost

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
- Robert Frost

Thursday, February 14, 2008

Albert Einstein

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.
- Albert Einstein

Wednesday, February 13, 2008


A sweetheart is a bottle of wine, a wife is a wine bottle.
- Baudelaire

Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Abraham Lincoln

I have one vice, and I can call it nothing else: it is not to be able to say "No." Thank God for not making me a woman, but if He had, I suppose He would have made me just as ugly as He did, and no one would ever have tempted me.

- Abraham Lincoln

Monday, February 11, 2008

Harriet Woods

You can stand tall without standing on someone. You can be a victor without having victims.
- Harriet Woods

Sunday, February 10, 2008

Norman MacFinan

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
- Norman MacFinan

Saturday, February 09, 2008

Ayn Rand

"Contradictions do not exist. Whenever you think you are facing a contradiction, check your premises. You will find that one of them is wrong."
- Ayn Rand

Friday, February 08, 2008

George Bernard Shaw

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
- George Bernard Shaw

Thursday, February 07, 2008

Gore Vidal

The genius of our ruling class is that it has kept a majority of the people from ever questioning the inequity of a system where most people drudge along, paying heavy taxes for which they get nothing in return.
- Gore Vidal

Wednesday, February 06, 2008

John Steinbeck

You see sir; death is an intellectual matter, but dying is pure pain.
- John Steinbeck

Tuesday, February 05, 2008

Jonathan Swift

Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.
- Jonathan Swift

Monday, February 04, 2008

P. J. O'Rourke

There's one more terrifying fact about old people: I'm going to be one soon.
- P. J. O'Rourke

Sunday, February 03, 2008

Helen Keller

The world is moved not only by the mighty shoves of the heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.
- Helen Keller

Saturday, February 02, 2008

Truman Capote

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
- Truman Capote

Friday, February 01, 2008

Mark Twain

Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.
- Mark Twain

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