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

JUL 2012


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DATETHOUGHT OF THE DAY
7/1/12     "We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it." - William Faulkner
7/2/12     "Live so that you wouldn't be ashamed to sell the family parrot to the town gossip." - Will Rogers
7/3/12     "If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe."- Carl Sagan
7/4/12     "Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty." - Louis D. Brandeis
7/5/12     "Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she has overcome to reach his goals." - Dorothy Height
7/6/12     "Beware of monotony; it's the mother of all the deadly sins." - Edith Wharton
7/7/12     "The most dangerous thing about power is to employ it where it is not applicable." - David Halberstam
7/8/12     "We must become the change we want to see." - Mahatma Gandhi
7/9/12     "The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do." - Walter Bagehat
7/10/12     "Technology, the knack of so arranging the world so that we don't have to experience it." - Max Frisch
7/11/12     "I've made an odd discovery. Every time I talk to a savant I feel quite sure that happiness is no longer a possibility. Yet when I talk with my gardener, I'm convinced of the opposite." - Bertrand Russell
7/12/12     "Loyalty to a petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul." - Mark Twain
7/13/12     "The most radical revolutionary will become a conservative the day after the revolution." - Hannah Arendt
7/14/12     "This country has come to feel the same when Congress is in session as when the baby gets hold of a hammer." - Will Rogers
7/15/12     "The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Albert Einstein
7/16/12     "Good can imagine Evil, but Evil cannot imagine Good." - W. H. Auden
7/17/12     "We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be." - Kurt Vonnegut
7/18/12     "No man's life, liberty, or property is safe while the legislature is in session." - Mark Twain
7/19/12     "The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their minds to be good or evil." - Hannah Arendt
7/20/12     "All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another." - Anatole France
7/21/12     "A chief is a man who assumes responsibility. He says 'I was beaten,' he does not say 'My men were beaten'. " - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
7/22/12     "What is the meaning of life? To be happy and useful." - Tenzin Gyatso
7/23/12     "You don't lead by pointing and telling people some place to go. You lead by going to that place and making a case." - Ken Kesey
7/24/12     "We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
7/25/12     "Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself." - William Faulkner
7/26/12     "It is as impossible to withhold education from the receptive mind, as it is impossible to force it upon the unreasoning." - Agnes Repplier
7/27/12     "Dreams pass into the reality of action. From the action stems the dream again; and this interdependence produces the highest form of living." - Anais Nin
7/28/12     "Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change." - Stephen Hawking
7/29/12     "A smiling face is half the meal." - Latvian proverb
7/30/12     "The man who can speak acceptably is usually given credit for an ability out of all proportion to what he really possesses." - Lowell Thomas
7/31/12     "Hearts will never be practical until they can be made unbreakable." - L. Frank Baum


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