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

JUN 2014


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DATETHOUGHT OF THE DAY
6/1/14     "It is much easier to be critical than to be correct." - Benjamin Disraeli
6/2/14     "The words a father speaks to his children in the privacy of the home are not overheard at the time, but, as in whispering galleries, they will be clearly heard at the end and by posterity." - Jean Paul Richter
6/3/14     "To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind." - William Hazlitt
6/4/14     "The purpose of anger is to let us know that something in our life needs changing and to provide the energy to make a change." Garrison Wynn
6/5/14     "Being rich is having money; being wealthy is having time." - Margaret Bonanno
6/6/14     "The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office." - Dwight D. Eisenhower
6/7/14     "The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another." - William James
6/8/14     "Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don't be afraid. - Frederick Buechner
6/9/14     "I want to live my life so that my nights are not full of regrets." - D.H. Lawrence
6/10/14     "Without courage, you cannot practice any of the other virtues." - Maya Angelou
6/11/14     "A human being can survive almost anything, as long as she sees the end in sight." - Elizabeth Wurtzel
6/12/14     "We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than any other person can be." - Jane Austen
6/13/14     "People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to." - George Allen
6/14/14     "I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself. A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough without ever having felt sorry for itself." - D. H. Lawrence
6/15/14     "My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me." - Jim Valvano
6/16/14     "Each of our acts makes a statement as to our purpose." - Leo Buscaglia
6/17/14     "When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves." - Viktor Frankl
6/18/14     "Originality is unexplored territory. You get there by carrying a canoe - you can't take a taxi." - Alan Alda
6/19/14     "If at first you don't succeed, try to hide your astonishment." - Harry Banks
6/20/14     "Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
6/21/14     "Freedom is the last, best hope of earth." - Abraham Lincoln
6/22/14     "Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance." - George Bernard Shaw
6/23/14     "Hope is a waking dream." - Aristotle
6/24/14     "The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude." - Aldous Huxley
6/25/14     "The beautiful is a phenomenon which is never apparent of itself, but is reflected in a thousand different works of the creator." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
6/26/14     "The great enemy of clear language is insincerity." - George Orwell
6/27/14     "This may not be the best of all possible worlds, but to say that it is the worst is mere petulant nonsense." - Thomas Henry Huxley
6/28/14     "The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly." - Abraham Lincoln
6/29/14     "You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth." - H.L. Mencken
6/30/14     "I was gratified to be able to answer promptly, and I did. I said I didn't know." - Mark Twain


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