Sunday, February 7, 2016

Thought for Today

"Be grateful for luck. Pay the thunder no mind – listen to the birds. And don't hate nobody."

~~~~~ Eubie Blake

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Thought for Today

"I know of no higher fortitude than stubbornness in the face of overwhelming odds."

~~~~~ Louis Nizer

Friday, February 5, 2016

Thought for Today

"We shall never understand the ethical system taught by Jesus unless we realize that he was a Jew, not only by birth, but that he lived and taught as a Jew; the Sermon on the Mount was addressed to his distracted fellow nationals."

~~~~~ Arthur Keith

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Thought for Today

"There comes a point when a man must refuse to answer to his leader if he is also to answer to his own conscience."

~~~~~ Hartley William Shawcross

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Thought for Today

"The habit of common and continuous speech is a symptom of mental deficiency. It proceeds from not knowing what is going on in other people's minds."

~~~~~ Walter Bagehot

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Thought for Today

"You must not forget that you have been given worldly means to use and employ against human arrogance and wrong."

~~~~~ Knute Nelson

Monday, February 1, 2016

Thought for Today

"Men are like sheep, of which a flock is more easily driven than a single one."

~~~~~ Richard Whately

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Thought for Today

"Americans need never fear their government because of the advantage of being armed, which the Americans possess over the people of almost every other nation."

~~~~~ Gouverneur Morris

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Thought for Today

"If in the last few years you haven't discarded a major opinion or acquired a new one, check your pulse. You may be dead."

~~~~~ Gelett Burgess

Friday, January 29, 2016

Thought for Today

"A good upbringing means not that you won't spill sauce on the tablecloth, but that you won't notice it when someone else does."

~~~~~ Anton Chekhov