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Saturday, November 30, 2013

Adam Smith

It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker, that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest. We address ourselves, not to their humanity but to their self-love, and never talk to them of our necessities but of their advantages.
- Adam Smith (The Wealth of Nations)

Friday, November 29, 2013

Douglas Adams

Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist's, but that's just peanuts to space.
- Douglas Adams

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Liza Minnelli

Reality is something you rise above.
- Liza Minnelli

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Doctor Who

"There's no point in being grown up if you can't be childish sometimes."
- Doctor Who

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Clare Booth Luce

"Lying increases the creative faculties, expands the ego, and lessens the frictions of social contacts."
- Clare Booth Luce

Monday, November 25, 2013

P. G. Wodehouse

"Boyhood, like measles, is one of those complaints which a man should catch young and have done with, for when it comes in middle life it is apt to be serious."
- P. G. Wodehouse

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Abraham Lincoln

"Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing."
- Abraham Lincoln

Saturday, November 23, 2013

C. S. Lewis

Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.
- C. S. Lewis

Friday, November 22, 2013

Bob Richards

Ingenuity, plus courage, plus work, equals miracles.
- Bob Richards, Pole Vaulter

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Will Rogers

If Stupidity got us into this mess, then why can't it get us out?
- Will Rogers

Wednesday, November 20, 2013


What do sad complaints avail if the offense is not cut down by punishment.
- Horace

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Bertrand Russell

“One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important.”
- Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970)

Monday, November 18, 2013

Bob Proctor

Refuse to let your present results influence your thinking. Keep reminding yourself that you have a power within you that is superior to any condition or circumstance you may encounter enroute to your goal.
- Bob Proctor

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Anatole France

“Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.”
- Anatole France

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Albert Einstein

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain; and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
- Albert Einstein

Friday, November 15, 2013

Lao Tzu

“A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.”
- Lao Tzu

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Ernest Hemingway

Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
- Ernest Hemingway

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Gilbert K. Chesterton

All architecture is great architecture after sunset; perhaps architecture is really a nocturnal art, like the art of fireworks.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Jim Bishop

A good writer is not, per se, a good book critic. No more so than a good drunk is automatically a good bartender.
- Jim Bishop

Monday, November 11, 2013

H. L. Mencken

A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't know.
- H. L. Mencken

Sunday, November 10, 2013


Words have the power to both destroy and heal. When words are both true and kind, they can change our world.
- Buddha

Saturday, November 09, 2013


Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity.
- Socrates

Friday, November 08, 2013


There are some jobs in which it is impossible for a man to be virtuous.
- Aristotle

Thursday, November 07, 2013

William Shakespeare

Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.
- William Shakespeare

Wednesday, November 06, 2013

Tao Te Ching

If you stay in the center and embrace death with your whole heart, you will endure forever.
- Tao Te Ching

Tuesday, November 05, 2013

Henry David Thoreau

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
- Henry David Thoreau

Monday, November 04, 2013


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

Sunday, November 03, 2013


Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage.
- Confucius

Saturday, November 02, 2013

George W Bush

Recognizing and confronting our history is important. Transcending our history is essential. We are not limited by what we have done, or what we have left undone. We are limited only by what we are willing to do.
- George W Bush

Friday, November 01, 2013

Mark Twain

The most interesting information comes from children, for they tell all they know and then stop.
- Mark Twain

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