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THOUGHT-OF-THE-DAY ARCHIVES
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
- Marcus Aurelius

APRIL 2003


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DATETHOUGHT OF THE DAY
4/01/02      "To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides." - David Viscott
4/02/03      "A man is truly ethical only when he obeys the compulsion to help all life which he is able to assist, and shrinks from injuring anything that lives." - Albert Schweitzer
4/03/03      "He that would be a leader must be a bridge." - Welsh proverb
4/04/03      "The older I grow, the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom." - H.L. Mencken
4/05/03      "There is a point beyond which even justice becomes unjust." - Sophocles
4/06/03      "All a man can betray is his conscience." - Joseph Conrad
4/07/03      "Was there ever any domination that did not appear natural to those who possessed it?" - John Stuart Mill
4/08/03      "All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope." - Sir Winston Churchill
4/09/03      "The only people who grow old were born old to begin with." - Robert E. Sherwood
4/10/03      "We succeed in enterprises which demand the positive qualities we possess, but we excel in those which can also make use of our defects." - Alexis de Tocqueville
4/11/03      "In all affairs it's a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted." - Bertrand Russell
4/12/03      "When you want to test the depths of a stream, don't use both feet." - Chinese Proverb
4/13/03      "A book must be an axe for the frozen sea inside of us." - Franz Kafka
4/14/03      "I shut my eyes in order to see." - Paul Gauguin
4/15/03      "There are two ways to slide easily through life: to believe everything or to doubt everything; both ways save us from thinking." - Theodore Rubin
4/16/03      "Nothing can bring you peace but yourself." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
4/17/03      "Many a man fails to become a thinker for the sole reason that his memory is too good." - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
4/18/03      "The mind is its own place, and in itself / Can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven." - John Milton
4/19/03      "Have more than thou showest, / Speak less than thou knowest. " - William Shakespeare
4/20/03      "Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime." - Martin Luther
4/21/03      "The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable." - John Kenneth Galbraith
4/22/03      "Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than does Nature, because in her inventions, nothing is lacking and nothing is superfluous." - Leonardo da Vinci
4/23/03      "If the United Nations is to survive, those who represent it must bolster it; those who advocate it must submit to it; and those who believe in it must fight for it." - Norman Cousins
4/24/03      "Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its values only to its scarcity" - Samuel Johnson
4/25/03      "Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame." - Alexander Pope
4/26/03      "The flower that follows the sun does so even on cloudy days." - Robert Leighton
4/27/03      "The most dangerous of all falsehoods is a slightly distorted truth. " - G.C. Lichtenberg
4/28/03      "The illusion that we are separate from one another is an optical delusion of our consciousness." - Albert Einstein
4/29/03      "The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterward." - Arthur Koestler
4/30/03      "Be the change you want to see in the world." - Mahatma Gandhi

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