Thursday, April 17, 2014

Thought for Today

"It often happens that when a person possesses a particular ability to an extraordinary degree, nature makes up for it by leaving him or her incompetent in every other department."

~~~~~ Robert Shea

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Thought for Today

"What can be more foolish than to think that all this rare fabric of heaven and earth could come by chance, when all the skill of art is not able to make an oyster!"

~~~~~ Anatole France

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Thought for Today

"The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.

~~~~~ Dr. Thomas Szasz

Monday, April 14, 2014

Thought for Today

"While it is well enough to leave footprints on the sands of time, it is even more important to make sure they point in a commendable direction."

~~~~~ James Branch Cabell

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Thought for Today

"I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend."

~~~~~ Thomas Jefferson

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Thought for Today

"An oppressed people are authorized whenever they can to rise and break their fetters."

~~~~~ Henry Clay

Friday, April 11, 2014

Thought for Today

"Publicity is a great purifier because it sets in action the forces of public opinion, and in this country public opinion controls the courses of the nation."

~~~~~ Charles Evans Hughes

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Thought for Today

"A cynical, mercenary, demagogic press will in time produce a people as base as itself."

~~~~~ Joseph Pulitzer

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Thought for Today

"Men should be judged not by their tint of skin, the gods they serve, the vintage they drink, nor by the way they fight, or love, or sin, but by the quality of the thought they think."

~~~~~ Adela Florence Nicolson

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Thought for Today

"The capacity of man himself is only revealed when, under stress and responsibility, he breaks through his educational shell, and he may then be a splendid surprise to himself no less than to this teachers."

~~~~~ Dr. Harvey Cushing