Thursday, April 24, 2014

Thought for Today

"Very often a change of self is needed more than a change of scene."

~~~~~ A. C. Benson

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Thought for Today

"Follow the path of the unsafe, independent thinker. Expose your ideas to the dangers of controversy. Speak your mind and fear less the label of 'crackpot' than the stigma of conformity. And on issues that seem important to you, stand up and be counted at any cost."

~~~~~ Chauncey Depew

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Thought for Today

"He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals."

~~~~~ Immanuel Kant

Monday, April 21, 2014

Thought for Today

"Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education; they grow firm there, firm as weeds among stones."

~~~~~ Charlotte Bronte

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Thought for Today

"Most human beings are quite likable if you do not see too much of them."

~~~~~ Robert Wilson Lynd

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Thought for Today

"Middle age snuffs out more talent than ever wars or sudden deaths do."

~~~~~ Richard Hughes

Friday, April 18, 2014

Thought for Today

"President Obama's biggest weakness is weakness."

~~~~~ Niall Ferguson

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