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THOUGHT-OF-THE-DAY ARCHIVE
"Our life is what our thoughts make it."
- Marcus Aurelius

JUL 2017


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DATE THOUGHT OF THE DAY
7/1/17      "Our worst fault is our preoccupation with the faults of others." - Kahlil Gibran
7/2/17      "A child miseducated is a child lost." - John Fitzgerald Kennedy
7/3/17      "Courage without conscience is a wild beast." - Robert Green Ingersoll
7/4/17      "It is with words as with sunbeams, the more they are condensed, the deeper they burn." - Robert Southey
7/5/17      "The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching." - John Wooden
7/6/17      "Idleness and lack of occupation tend - nay are dragged - towards evil." - Hippocrates
7/7/17      "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
7/8/17      "Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever." - Mahatma Gandhi
7/9/17      "If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams - the more they are condensed the deeper they burn." - John Dryden
7/10/17      "To see what is in front of one’s nose needs a constant struggle." - George Orwell
7/11/17      "The problem in our country isn't with books being banned, but with people no longer reading. You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them." - Ray Bradbury
7/12/17      "A certain amount of opposition is a great help to a man. Kites rise against, not with, the wind." - John Neal
7/13/17      "The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious." - Albert Einstein
7/14/17      "The mind of a bigot to the pupil of the eye; the more light you pour on it, the more it contracts." - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
7/15/17      "The fingers of your thoughts are molding your face ceaselessly." - Charles Reznikoff
7/16/17      “The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.” - John Milton
7/17/17      "We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." - George Bernard Shaw
7/18/17      "I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones." - John Cage
7/19/17      "Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard." - H. L. Mencken
7/20/17      "When people are fanatically dedicated to political or religious faiths or any other kind of dogmas or goals, it's always because these dogmas or goals are in doubt." - Robert M. Pirsig
7/21/17      "America has been called a melting pot, but it seems better to call it a mosaic, for in it each nation, people, or race which has come to its shores has been privileged to keep its individuality, contributing at the same time its share to the unified pattern of a new nation." - King Baudouin of Belgium
7/22/17      "A man is like a fraction whose numerator is what he is and whose denominator is what he thinks of himself. The larger the denominator, the smaller the fraction." - Leo Tolstoy
7/23/17      "Be here now. Be someplace else later. Is that so complicated?" – David M. Bader
7/24/17      "One conscious breath in and out is a meditation." – Eckhart Tolle
7/25/17      "He who lives in harmony with himself, lives in harmony with the universe." – Marcus Aurelius
7/26/17      "Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet." – Swami Vivekananda
7/27/17      "Moral certainty is always a sign of cultural inferiority. The more uncivilized the man, the surer he is that he knows precisely what is right and what is wrong. All human progress, even in morals, has been the work of men who have doubted the current moral values, not of men who have whooped them up and tried to enforce them. The truly civilized man is always skeptical and tolerant, in this field as in all others. His culture is based on 'I am not too sure.' " - H.L. Mencken
7/28/17      "Would the boy you were be proud of the man you are?" - Laurence J. Peter
7/29/17      "We all have our time machines. Some take us back, they're called memories. Some take us forward, they're called dreams." - Jeremy Irons
7/30/17      "The radical novelty of modern science lies precisely in the rejection of the belief ... that the forces which move the stars and atoms are contingent upon the preferences of the human heart." - Walter Lippmann
7/31/17      "Winning requires reaching inside of yourself for that extra gear to accelerate challenges." - Orrin Woodward


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