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

JUL 2018


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DATE THOUGHT OF THE DAY
7/1/18      "The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn." - David Russell
7/2/18      "Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble." - Samuel Johnson
7/3/18      "A physicist is an atom's way of knowing about atoms." - George Wald
7/4/18      "A person who trusts no one can't be trusted." - Jerome Blattner
7/5/18      "Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of happiness." - Lao-tzu
7/6/18      "Be not ashamed of thy virtues; honor's a good brooch to wear in a man's hat at all times." - Ben Jonson
7/7/18      "It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities." - J. K. Rowling
7/8/18      "Blaze with the fire that is never extinguished." - Luisa Sigea
7/9/18      "You have no control over what the other guy does. You only have control over what you do." - A. J. Kitt
7/10/18      "There is only one real deprivation, I decided this morning, and that is not to be able to give one's gifts to those one loves most." - May Sarton
7/11/18      "Happiness is essentially a state of going somewhere, wholeheartedly, one-directionally, without regret or reservation." - William H. Sheldon
7/12/18      "If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity." - John F. Kennedy
7/13/18      "There's something amazing about the passion of youth and its power to sustain. If there's a more powerful energy source, I don't know about it. - Takayuki Ikkaku, Arisa Hosaka and Toshihiro Kawabata
7/14/18      "Deeds, not stones, are the true monuments of the great." - John L. Motley
7/15/18      "Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
7/16/18      "Such is the irresistible nature of truth that all it asks, and all it wants, is the liberty of appearing." - Thomas Paine
7/17/18      "A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don't necessarily want to go but where they ought to be." - Rosalynn Carter
7/18/18      "Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting a particular way... you become just by performing just actions, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing brave actions." - Aristotle
7/19/18      "A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song." - Chinese Proverb
7/20/18      "One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things." - Henry Miller
7/21/18      "Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy." - Voltaire
7/22/18      "The good neighbor looks beyond the external accidents and discerns those inner qualities that make all men human and, therefore, brothers." - Martin Luther King Jr.
7/23/18      "Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of a joy you must have somebody to divide it with." - Mark Twain
7/24/18      "Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of happiness." - Lao-tzu
7/25/18      "It is easier to exclude harmful passions than to rule them, and to deny them admittance than to control them after they have been admitted." - Seneca
7/26/18      "A joyful life is an individual creation that cannot be copied from a recipe." - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
7/27/18      "To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you like everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting." - e e cummings
7/28/18      "Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better. Silence is deep as Eternity; speech is shallow as Time." - Thomas Carlyle
7/29/18      "Give me where to stand, and I will move the earth." - Archimedes
7/30/18      "Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently, but life itself would come to be different. Life would undergo a change of appearance because we ourselves had undergone a change in attitude." - Katherine Mansfield
7/31/18      "Adversity does teach who your real friends are." - Lois McMaster Bujold


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