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Sunday, July 31, 2011

Michael Josephson

"It isn't the absence of conscience or values that prevents us from being all we should be, it is simply the lack of moral courage."
- Michael Josephson

Saturday, July 30, 2011

Albert Schweitzer

Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.
- Albert Schweitzer - The Philosophy of Civilization

Friday, July 29, 2011

Edward Abbey

Power is always dangerous. Power attracts the worst and corrupts the best.
- Edward Abbey

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Tao Te Ching

The Master doesn't seek fulfillment. For only those who are not full are able to be used which brings the feeling of completeness.
- Tao Te Ching

Wednesday, July 27, 2011


"One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life; that word is love".
- Sophocles

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Abraham Lincoln

The best thing about the future is that it only comes one day at a time.
- Abraham Lincoln

Monday, July 25, 2011

Van Morrison

In order to win you must be prepared to lose sometime. And leave one or two cards showing.
- Van Morrison

Sunday, July 24, 2011

Marquise De SeVigne

Why do we discover faults so much more readily than perfection.
- Marquise De SeVigne

Saturday, July 23, 2011

Friedrich Nietzsche

Art is not merely an imitation of the reality of nature, but in truth a metaphysical supplement to the reality of nature, placed alongside thereof for its conquest.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Friday, July 22, 2011

James A. Froude

No person is ever good for much, that hasn't been swept off their feet by enthusiasm between ages twenty and thirty.
- James A. Froude

Thursday, July 21, 2011

George Orwell

We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than the machine-gun.
- George Orwell

Wednesday, July 20, 2011


Look at the means which a man employs, consider his motives, observe his pleasures. A man simply cannot conceal himself!
- Confucius

Tuesday, July 19, 2011


As a lotus flower is born in water, grows in water and rises out of water to stand above it unsoiled, so I, born in the world, raised in the world having overcome the world, live unsoiled by the world.
- Buddha

Monday, July 18, 2011


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

Sunday, July 17, 2011

Woody Allen

Dying is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down.
- Woody Allen

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Samuel Johnson

"Men are generally idle, and ready to satisfy themselves, and intimidate the industry of others, by calling that impossible which is only difficult."
- Samuel Johnson

Friday, July 15, 2011

Lillian Carter

"Sure I'm for helping the elderly. I'm going to be old myself some day."
- Lillian Carter

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Arnold Lobel

"Books to the ceiling,/ Books to the sky,/ My pile of books is a mile high./ How I love them! How I need them!/ I'll have a long beard by the time I read them."
- Arnold Lobel

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Joyce Cary

It is a tragedy of the world that no one knows what he doesn't know -- the less a man knows, the more sure it is that he knows everything.
- Joyce Cary

Tuesday, July 12, 2011


It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness.
- Seneca

Monday, July 11, 2011

Oscar Wilde

"The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple."
- Oscar Wilde

Sunday, July 10, 2011

H. L. Mencken

Bachelors know more about women than married men; if they didn't they'd be married too.
- H. L. Mencken

Saturday, July 09, 2011

Herschel Walker

If you train hard, you'll not only be hard, you'll be hard to beat.
- Herschel Walker

Friday, July 08, 2011

David Viscott

"To love and be loved, is to feel the Sun from both sides".
- David Viscott

Thursday, July 07, 2011

Albert Camus

There is but one truly serious philosophical problem, and that is suicide. Judging whether life is or is not worth living amounts to answering the fundamental question of philosophy.
- Albert Camus

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

Albert Einstein

"In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity"
- Albert Einstein

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

Robert Orben

Older people shouldn't eat health food, they need all the preservatives they can get.
- Robert Orben

Monday, July 04, 2011

Will Rogers

I have a scheme for stopping war. It's this - no nation is allowed to enter a war till they have paid for the last one.
- Will Rogers

Sunday, July 03, 2011

Ambrose Bierce

Edible, adj.: Good to eat, and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toad, a toad to a snake, a snake to a pig, a pig to a man, and a man to a worm.
- Ambrose Bierce

Saturday, July 02, 2011

George Bernard Shaw

The heretic is always better dead. And mortal eyes cannot distinguish the saint from the heretic.
- George Bernard Shaw

Friday, July 01, 2011

Mark Twain

Man - a creature made at the end of the week's work when God was tired.
- Mark Twain

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