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

JUL 2013


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DATETHOUGHT OF THE DAY
7/1/13     "We are so vain that we even care for the opinion of those we don't care for." - Marie Ebner von Eschenbach
7/2/13     "People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind." - William Butler Yeats
7/3/13     "If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal portion, most people would be contented to take their own and depart." - Socrates
7/4/13     "Freedom is the last, best hope of earth." - Abraham Lincoln
7/5/13     "Well done is better than well said." - Benjamin Franklin
7/6/13     "Beware the fury of a patient man." - John Dryden
7/7/13     "Words are timeless. You should utter them or write them with a knowledge of their timelessness." - Kahlil Gibran
7/8/13     "Divide and rule, a sound motto. Unite and lead, a better one." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
7/9/13     "If money be not thy servant, it will be thy master. The covetous man cannot so properly be said to possess wealth, as that may be said to possess him." - Francis Bacon
7/10/13     "One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes change a delinquent into a solid citizen." - Philip Wylie
7/11/13     "Humor is emotional chaos remembered in tranquility." - James Thurber
7/12/13     "It is wise to keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final." - Roger Babson
7/13/13     "Luck enters into every contingency. You are a fool if you forget it -- and a greater fool if you count upon it." - Phyllis Bottome
7/14/13     "Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience." - C. S. Lewis
7/15/13     "In order to become the master, the politician poses as the servant." - Charles de Gaulle
7/16/13     "The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do." - Thomas Jefferson
7/17/13     "What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others." - Pericles
7/18/13     "The intellect of the wise is like glass; it admits the light of heaven and reflects it." - Augustus Hare
7/19/13     "The art of love is largely the art of persistence." - Albert Ellis
7/20/13     "Divide each difficulty into as many parts as is feasible and necessary to resolve it." - Rene Descartes
7/21/13     "Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear." - George Orwell
7/22/13     "A warm smile is the universal language of kindness." - William Arthur Ward
7/23/13     "Joy is not in things; it is in us." - Richard Wagner
7/24/13     "One must be fond of people and trust them if one is not to make a mess of life." - E. M. Forster
7/25/13     "You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough." - William Blake
7/26/13     "Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm." - Winston Churchill
7/27/13     "Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there." - Josh Billings
7/28/13     "The only journey is the one within." - Rainer Maria Rilke
7/29/13     "We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving." - Friedrich Nietzsche
7/30/13     "Character is power." - Booker T. Washington
7/31/13     "In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer." - Albert Camus


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