Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Thought for Today

"Happy is he who has laid up in his youth, and held fast in all fortune, a genuine and passionate love of reading."

~~~~~ Rufus Choate

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Monday, September 29, 2014

Thought for Today

"Truth may be stretched, but cannot be broken, and always gets above falsehood, as does oil above water."

~~~~~ Miguel de Cervantes

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Thought for Today

"Begin to free yourself at once by doing all that is possible with the means you have, and as you proceed in this spirit the way will open for you to do more."

~~~~~ Georges Clemenceau

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Thought for Today

"To do easily what is difficult for others is the mark of talent. To do what is impossible for talent is the mark of genius."

~~~~~ Henri Frederic Amiel

Friday, September 26, 2014

Thought for Today

"That every person is desirous to obtain, with as little sacrifice as possible, as much as possible of the articles of wealth."

~~~~~ Nassau William Senior

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Thought for Today

"Any number of scoundrels, having money enough to start with, can establish themselves as a 'government'; because, with money, they can hire soldiers, and with soldiers extort more money; and also compel general obedience to their will."

~~~~~ Lysander Spooner

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Thought for Today

"Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he isn't. A sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is."

~~~~~ Horace Walpole

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Thought for Today

"Though man a thinking being is defined,
Few use the grand prerogative of mind.
How few think justly of the thinking few!
How many never think, who think they do!"

~~~~~ Jane Taylor

Monday, September 22, 2014

Thought for Today

"The important thing is to know how to take all things quietly."

~~~~~ Michael Faraday