Saturday, February 28, 2015

Friday, February 27, 2015

Thought for Today

"Not in the clamor of the crowded street, not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng, but in ourselves, are triumph and defeat."

~~~~~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Thought for Today

"Of all tasks of government the most basic is to protect its citizens against violence."

~~~~~ John Foster Dulles

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Thought for Today

"God grant me the courage not to give up what I think is right even though I think it is hopeless."

~~~~~ Chester W. Nimitz

Monday, February 23, 2015

Thought for Today

"Reason is like an open secret that can become known to anyone at any time; it is the quiet space into which everyone can enter through his own thought."

~~~~~ Karl Jaspers

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Thought for Today

"My observation is that whenever one person is found adequate to the discharge of a duty... it is worse executed by two persons, and scarcely done at all if three or more are employed therein."

~~~~~ George Washington

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Thought for Today

"We can believe what we choose. We are answerable for what we choose to believe."

~~~~~ John Henry Newman

Friday, February 20, 2015

Thought for Today

"The nicest thing about standards is that there are so many of them to choose from."

~~~~~ Ken Olsen

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Thought for Today

"Those who know that the consensus of many centuries has sanctioned the conception that the earth remains at rest in the middle of the heavens as its center, would, I reflected, regard it as an insane pronouncement if I made the opposite assertion that the earth moves."

~~~~~ Nicolaus Copernicus

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Thought for Today

"A man who trims himself to suit everybody will soon whittle himself away."

~~~~~ Charles M. Schwab

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Thought for Today

"It is impossible to fuse totally with a culture for which you feel a measure of antagonism."

~~~~~ Chaim Potok

Monday, February 16, 2015

Thought for Today

"The press is the hired agent of a moneyed system, and set up for no other purpose than to tell lies where their interests are involved. One can trust nobody and nothing."

~~~~~ Henry Adams

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Thought for Today

"I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do, because I notice it always coincides with their own desires."

~~~~~ Susan B. Anthony

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Friday, February 13, 2015

Thought for Today

"We want deeper sincerity of motive, a greater courage in speech and earnestness in action."

~~~~~ Sarojini Naidu

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Thought for Today

"When I am getting ready to reason with a man, I spend one-third of my time thinking about myself and what I am going to say and two-thirds about him and what he is going to say."

~~~~~ Abraham Lincoln

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Thought for Today

"If you want to succeed in the world, you don't have to be much cleverer than other people. You just have to be one day earlier."

~~~~~ Leo Szilard

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Thought for Today

"I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today!"

~~~~~ William Allen White

Monday, February 9, 2015

Thought for Today

"There is nothing more corrupting, nothing more destructive of the noblest and finest feelings of our nature, than the exercise of unlimited power."

~~~~~ William Henry Harrison

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Thought for Today

"The distinguishing sign of slavery is to have a price, and to be bought for it."

~~~~~ John Ruskin

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Thought for Today

"The trouble with organizing a thing is that pretty soon folks get to paying more attention to the organization than to what they're organized for."

~~~~~ Laura Ingalls Wilder

Friday, February 6, 2015

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Thought for Today

"It is a clear truth that those who every day barter away other men's liberty will soon care little for their own."

~~~~~ James Otis

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Thought for Today

"A compromise is the art of dividing a cake in such a way that everyone believes he has the biggest piece."

~~~~~ Ludwig Erhard

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Thought for Today

"The darkest hour in any man's life is when he sits down to plan how to get money without earning it."

~~~~~ Horace Greeley

Monday, February 2, 2015

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Thought for Today

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

~~~~~ Richard Whately