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

FEB 2017


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DATETHOUGHT OF THE DAY
2/1/17     "When the satisfaction or the security of another person becomes as significant to one as one's own satisfaction or security, then the state of love exists. Under no other circumstances is a state of love present, regardless of the popular usage of the term.” - Harry Stack Sullivan
2/2/17     "Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather." - John Ruskin
2/3/17     "Learn from the past, prepare for the future, and perform in the moment." - Mike Van Hoozer
2/4/17     "A man is known by the company he keeps. A company is known by the men it keeps." - Thomas J. Watson
2/5/17     "The true alchemists do not change lead into gold; they change the world into words." - William H. Gass
2/6/17     "In the cellars of the night, when the mind starts moving around old trunks of bad times, the pain of this and the shame of that, the memory of a small boldness is a hand to hold." - John Leonard
2/7/17     "People are so unaccustomed to very good service that when they see it they are dazzled by it." - James Barksdale
2/8/17     "The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves." - Victor Hugo
2/9/17     "All our words are but crumbs that fall down from the feast of the mind." - Kahlil Gibran
2/10/17     "The only way out is through." - Robert Frost
2/11/17     "The happiest people in the world are those who feel absolutely terrific about themselves, and this is the natural outgrowth of accepting total responsibility for every part of their life." - Brian Tracy
2/12/17     "If we had paid no more attention to our plants than we have to our children, we would now be living in a jungle of weed." - Luther Burbank
2/13/17     "Worry not that your child listens to you; worry most that they watch you." - Ronald A. Heifetz
2/14/17     "All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single world: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope." - Winston Churchill
2/15/17     "A nation which makes the final sacrifice for life and freedom does not get beaten." - Kemal Ataturk
2/16/17     "Only our individual faith in freedom can keep us free." - Dwight D. Eisenhower
2/17/17     "They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." - Benjamin Franklin
2/18/17     "The hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning." - Theodor Adorno
2/19/17     "A society of sheep must in time beget a government of wolves." - Bertrand de Jouvenel
2/20/17     "If freedom means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear." - George Orwell
2/21/17     "If we do not believe in freedom of speech for those we despise we do not believe in it at all." - Noam Chomsky
2/22/17     "Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility." - Sigmund Freud
2/23/17     "The measure of a man is what he does with power." - Pittacus
2/24/17     "All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing." - Edmund Burke
2/25/17     "The first method of estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him." - Niccolò Machiavelli


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