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

JAN 2012


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DATETHOUGHT OF THE DAY
1/1/12     "Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each new year find you a better man." - Benjamin Franklin
1/2/12     "Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect." - Mark Twain
1/3/12     "Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies." - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
1/4/12     "Rosiness is not a worse windowpane than gloomy gray when viewing the world." - Grace Paley
1/5/12     "Seize the moments of happiness, love and be loved! That is the only reality in the world, all else is folly." - Leo Tolstoy
1/6/12     "Always walk through life as if you have something new to learn and you will." - Vernon Howard
1/7/12     "Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his teacher." - Leonardo Da Vinci
1/8/12     "How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world." - Anne Frank
1/9/12     "Wonder, rather than doubt, is the root of knowledge." - Abraham Joshua Heschel
1/10/12     "The unfed mind devours itself." - Gore Vidal
1/11/12     "To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead." - Bertrand Russell
1/12/12     "It's choice - not chance - that determines your destiny." - Jean Nidetch
1/13/12     "Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today." - Groucho Marx
1/14/12     "Be a good listener. Your ears will never get you in trouble." - Frank Tyger
1/15/12     "One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself." - Lucille Ball
1/16/12     "The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy." - Martin Luther King Jr.
1/17/12     "The reason for so much bad science is not that talent is rare, not at all; what is rare is character." - Sigmund Freud
1/18/12     "The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." - Eleanor Roosevelt
1/19/12     "Example is not the main thing in influencing others, it is the only thing." - Albert Schweitzer
1/20/12     "When we lose the right to be different, we lose the right to be free." - Charles Evans Hughes
1/21/12     "Whenever the world throws rose petals at you, which thrill and seduce the ego, beware." - Anne Lamott
1/22/12     "If you shut your door to all errors truth will be shut out." - Rabindranath Tagore
1/23/12     "It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question without debating it." - Joseph Joubert
1/24/12     "Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him." - Aldous Huxley
1/25/12     "The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries." - Rene Descartes
1/26/12     "The inability to forget is infinitely more devastating than the inability to remember," - Mark Twain
1/27/12     "Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it." - Lou Holtz
1/28/12     "You miss 100% of the shots you never take." - Wayne Gretzky
1/29/12     "Egotism is the anesthetic that dulls the pain of stupidity." - Frank Leahy
1/30/12     "The only real prison is fear, and the only real freedom is freedom from fear." - Aung San Suu Kyi
1/31/12     "We are each entitled to our own opinion, but no one is entitled to his own facts." - Daniel Patrick Moynihan


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