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

JUN 2016


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DATETHOUGHT OF THE DAY
6/1/16     "I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious." - Albert Einstein
6/2/16     "Life shrinks or expands according to one's courage." - Anais Nin
6/3/16     "A teacher who is attempting to teach, without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn, is hammering on a cold iron." - Horace Mann
6/4/16     "Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds." - Albert Einstein
6/5/16     "In any project, the important factor is your belief. Without belief, there can be no successful outcome." - William James
6/6/16     "There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it." - Edith Wharton
6/7/16     "Common sense is not so common." - Voltaire
6/8/16     "Leadership is not about titles, positions, or flow charts. It is about one life influencing another." - John C. Maxwell
6/9/16     "Neither genius, fame, nor love show the greatness of the soul. Only kindness can do that." - Jean Baptiste Henri Lacordaire
6/10/16     "The great aim of education is not knowledge but action." - Herbert Spencer
6/11/16     "It is not who is right, but what is right, that is of importance." - Thomas Huxley
6/12/16     "If you want to make a permanent change, stop focusing on the size of your problems and start focusing on the size of you." - T. Harv Eker
6/13/16     "I feel fairly certain that my hatred harms me more than the people whom I hate." - Max Frisch
6/14/16     "I found one day in school a boy of medium size ill-treating a smaller boy. I expostulated, but he replied: 'The bigs hit me, so I hit the babies; that's fair.' In these words he epitomized the history of the human race." - Bertrand Russell
6/15/16     "The future you shall know when it has come; before then forget it." - Aeschylus
6/16/16     "You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength." - Marcus Aurelius
6/17/16     "We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect." - Anais Nin
6/18/16     "One's own thought is one's world. What a person thinks is what he becomes." - Maitri Upanishads
6/19/16     "My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me." - Jim Valvano
6/20/16     "In a time of deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act." - George Orwell
6/21/16     "I think leadership comes from integrity - that you do whatever you ask others to do. I think there are non-obvious ways to lead. Just by providing a good example as a parent, a friend, a neighbor makes it possible for other people to see better ways to do things. Leadership does not need to be a dramatic, fist in the air and trumpets blaring, activity." - Scott Berkun
6/22/16     "This is the lesson: never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never - in nothing, great or small, large or petty - never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy." - Winston Churchill
6/23/16     "The greatness of art is not to find what is common but what is unique." - Isaac Bashevis Singer
6/24/16     "It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society." - Krishnamurti
6/25/16     "Live simply so others can simply live." - Gandhi
6/26/16     "In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker." - Plutarch
6/27/16     "Once you bring life into the world, you must protect it. We must protect it by changing the world." - Elie Wiesel


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