Monday, March 30, 2015

Thought for Today

"While one man can discover a certain thing by himself, another is never able to understand it, even if taught by means of all possible expressions and metaphors, and during a long period; his mind can in no way grasp it, his capacity is insufficient for it."

~~~~~ Maimonides

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Thought for Today

"Never play cards with a man called Doc. Never eat at a place called Mom's. Never sleep with a woman whose troubles are worse than your own."

~~~~~ Nelson Algren

Friday, March 27, 2015

Thought for Today

"There are many people in the world who feel that if only they had a bigger car, a nicer house, better vacations, a more understanding boss, or a more interesting partner, then their life would work. We all go through that one. Slowly we wear out most of our 'if onlies.'"

~~~~~ Joko Beck

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Thought for Today

"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of human freedoms – to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way."

~~~~~ Viktor E. Frankl

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Thought for Today

"Man seems to insist on ignoring the lessons available from history."

~~~~~ Norman Borlaug

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Thought for Today

"No good work is ever done while the heart is hot and anxious and fretted."

~~~~~ Olive Schreiner

Monday, March 23, 2015

Thought for Today

"Each generation must recreate liberty for its own times."

~~~~~ Florence Ellinwood Allen

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Thought for Today

"Fullness of knowledge always means some understanding of the depths of our ignorance; and that is always conducive to humility and reverence."

~~~~~ Robert Andrews Millikan

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Thought for Today

"Seventy is wormwood,
Seventy is gall
But it's better to be seventy,
Than not alive at all."

~~~~~ Phyllis McGinley