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

SEP 2016


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DATETHOUGHT OF THE DAY
9/1/16     "Good leaders have vision and inspire others to help them turn vision into reality. Great leaders have vision, share vision, and inspire others to create their own." - Roy Bennett
9/2/16     "Write with nouns and verbs, not with adjectives and adverbs. The adjective hasn't been built that can pull a weak or inaccurate noun out of a tight place." - William Strunk and E.B. White
9/3/16     "A halo has to fall only a few inches to be a noose." - Dan McKinnon
9/4/16     "The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity." - Amelia Earhart
9/5/16     "If you don't build your dream, someone else will hire you to help them build theirs." - Dhirubhai Ambani
9/6/16     "Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep." - Scott Adams
9/7/16     "I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones." - John Cage
9/8/16     "Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom." - Marcel Proust
9/9/16     "Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life." - Steve Jobs
9/10/16     "We can pay our debt to the past by putting the future in debt to ourselves." - John Buchan
9/11/16     "When grandparents enter the door, discipline flies out the window." - Ogden Nash
9/12/16     "Let me tell you the secret that has led to my goal: My strength lies solely in my tenacity." - Louis Pasteur
9/13/16     "Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony." - Mahatma Gandhi
9/14/16     "There are no big things, only a logical accumulation of little things done at a very high standard of performance." - John Wooden
9/15/16     "People forget years and remember moments." - Ann Beattie
9/16/16     "The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help them or concluded that you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership." - Colin Powell
9/17/16     "Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
9/18/16     "Growth demands a temporary surrender of security." - Gail Sheehy
9/19/16     "Never let yesterday use up too much of today." - Will Rogers
9/20/16     "Expect nothing. Live frugally on surprise." - Alice Walker
9/21/16     "A great secret of success is to go through life as a person who never gets used up." - Albert Schweitzer
9/22/16     "You are never too old to be what you might have been." - George Eliot
9/23/16     "Never feel self-pity, the most destructive emotion there is. How awful to be caught up in the terrible squirrel cage of self." - Millicent Fenwick
9/24/16     "He who is not satisfied with a little is satisfied with nothing." - Epicurus
9/25/16     "When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love." - Marcus Aurelius
9/26/16     "The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it." - Eckhart Tolle
9/27/16     "We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures." - Thornton Wilder
9/28/16     "People are not disturbed by things, but by the view they take of them." - Epictetus
9/29/16     "If you're unhappy with your life, change your thinking." - Charles Fillmore
9/30/16     "Two wrongs don't make a right, but they make a good excuse." - Thomas Szasz


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