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

JUL 2010


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DATETHOUGHT OF THE DAY
7/1/10     "The greatest gift we can give one another is rapt attention to one another's existence." - Sue Atchley Ebaugh
7/2/10     "A bore is a man who deprives you of solitude without providing you with company." - Gian Vincenzo Gravina
7/3/10     "The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly." - Cecil B. DeMille
7/4/10     "Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one." - Benjamin Franklin
7/5/10     "People don't resent having nothing nearly as much as having too little. "- Ivy Compton-Burnett
7/6/10     "To feel that one has a place in life solves half the problem of contentment." - George Edward Woodberry
7/7/10     "All your strength is in union - all your danger is in discords." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
7/8/10     "if your vision is for a year, plant wheat. If your vision is for ten years, plant trees. If your vision is for a lifetime, plant people."- Chinese Proverb
7/9/10     "Many people have too much will power. It's won't power they lack." - John Shedd
7/10/10     "Often the best way to win is to forget to keep score." - Marianne Espinosa Murphy
7/11/10     "A prudent question is one-half of wisdom." - Francis Bacon
7/12/10     "Debt is the worst poverty." - Thomas Fuller
7/13/10     "No man is really wise until he is kind and courteous." - Charles Haas
7/14/10     "The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook." - William James
7/15/10     "The most manifest sign of wisdom is a continual cheerfulness." - Michel de Montaigne
7/16/10     "He does most in God's great world who does his best in his own little world." - Thomas Jefferson
7/17/10     "Every evening, I turn worries over to God. He's going to be up all night anyway." - Mary C. Crowley
7/18/10     "We probably wouldn't worry about what other people think of us if we could know how seldom they do." - Olin Miller
7/19/10     "Cross your bridges before you come to them and you have to pay the toll twice." - Franklin P. Jones
7/20/10     "To be upset over what you don't have is to waste what you do have." - G.W. Lyon
7/21/10     "Ability will never catch up with the demand for it." - Malcolm S. Forbes
7/22/10     "The virtue of all achievement is victory over oneself. Those who know this victory can never know defeat." - A.J. Cronin
7/23/10     "What you want to do, you do. The rest is just talk." - John Cleek
7/24/10     "Do what you can, with what you have, where you are." - Theodore Roosevelt
7/25/10     "The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone." - J.H. Boetcher
7/26/10     "Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents that in times of prosperity would have lain dormant." - Horace
7/27/10     "By the time a man asks you for advice, he has generally made up his mind what he wants to do, and is looking for confirmation rather than counseling." - Sidney J. Harris
7/28/10     "The desire for friendship comes quickly. Friendship does not." - Aristotle
7/29/10     "it is not enough to be busy; so are the ants. The question is, What are we busy about?" - Henry David Thoreau
7/30/10     "Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care." - John Cassis
7/31/10     "Candor is a compliment; it implies equality. It's how true friends talk." - Peggy Noonan


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