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

FEB 2010


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DATETHOUGHT OF THE DAY
2/1/10     "A certain amount of opposition is a great help to a man. Kites rise against, not with the wind." - John Neal
2/2/10     "Courage is doing what you're afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you're scared." - Eddie Rickenbacker
2/3/10     "To be content with what one has is the greatest and truest of riches." - Cicero
2/4/10     "The world of politics is always twenty years behind the world of thought." - John Jay Chapman
2/5/10     "One's friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human." - George Santayana
2/6/10     "Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes." - Carl Jung
2/7/10     "Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties." - Erich Fromm
2/8/10     "Love is the condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own." - Robert Heinlein
2/9/10     "Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more." - Anthony Robbins
2/10/10     "A highbrow is a person educated beyond his intelligence." - James Brander Matthews
2/11/10     "Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home." - Edith Sitwell
2/12/10     "They are able because they think they are able." - Virgil
2/13/10     "Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old."- Franz Kafka
2/14/10     "I don't pretend to know what love is for everyone, but I can tell you what it is for me; love is knowing all about someone, and still wanting to be with them more than any other person, love is trusting them enough to tell them everything about yourself, including the things you might be ashamed of, love is feeling comfortable and safe with someone, but still getting weak knees when they walk into a room and smile at you." - Author Unknown
2/15/10     "Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder." - President George Washington
2/16/10     "Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep." - Scott Adams
2/17/10     "I am always longing to be with men more excellent than myself." - Charles Lamb
2/18/10     "The most valuable of all talents, that of never using two words where one will do." - Thomas Jefferson
2/19/10     "Science is what you know, philosophy is what you don't know." - Bertrand Russell
2/20/10     "There is something even more valuable to civilization than wisdom, and that is character." - H.L. Mencken
2/21/10     "A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself within." - Will Durant
2/22/10     "Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
2/23/10     "You must be true to yourself. Strong enough to be true to yourself. Brave enough to be strong enough to be true to yourself. Wise enough to be brave enough, to be strong enough to shape yourself from what you actually are." - Sylvia Ashton-Warner
2/24/10     "Imagination is more important than knowledge." - Albert Einstein
2/25/10     "When the satisfaction or the security of another person becomes as significant to one as one's own satisfaction or security, then the state of love exists." - Harry Stack Sullivan
2/26/10     "Imagination is more important than knowledge." - Albert Einstein
2/27/10     "The best things and best people rise out of their separateness; I'm against a homogenized society because I want the cream to rise." - Robert Frost
2/28/10     "One's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions." - Oliver Wendell Holmes


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