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Monday Feb 8, 2016

Charles Dickens: No one is useless

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.

Charles Dickens

Friday Feb 5, 2016

Ralph Waldo Emerson: The puropse of life

The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thursday Feb 4, 2016

Victor Hugo: Strength or Will?

People do not lack strength, they lack will.

Victor Hugo

Wednesday Feb 3, 2016

Confucius: Time

Time flows away like the water in the river.

Confucius

Tuesday Feb 2, 2016

Laozi: The true person

The True Person benefits yet expects no reward, does the work and moves on. There is no desire to be considered better than others.

Laozi

Monday Feb 1, 2016

Charles Dickens: Our tears

We need never be ashamed of our tears.

Charles Dickens

Friday Jan 29, 2016

Ralph Waldo Emerson: Are you misunderstood?

Is it so bad, then, to be misunderstood? Pythagoras was misunderstood, and Socrates, and Jesus, and Luther, and Copernicus, and Galileo, and Newton, and every pure and wise spirit that ever took flesh. To be great is to be misunderstood.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thursday Jan 28, 2016

William Shakespeare: Suspicion

Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.

William Shakespeare

Wednesday Jan 27, 2016

Victor Hugo: Balance and harmony

To put everything in balance is good, to put everything in harmony is better.

Victor Hugo

Tuesday Jan 26, 2016

Mahatma Gandhi: Honest disagreement

Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.

Mahatma Gandhi

Monday Jan 25, 2016

Charles Dickens: Procrastination

Procrastination is the thief of time, collar him.

Charles Dickens

Friday Jan 22, 2016

Albert Einstein: Great Spirits

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Thursday Jan 21, 2016

Ralph Waldo Emerson: Doing and Saying

What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wednesday Jan 20, 2016

Helen Keller: Education and tolerance

The highest result of education is tolerance.

Helen Keller

Tuesday Jan 19, 2016

Laozi: A decent person

How could a decent person ever rejoice in victory and delight in the slaughter of men.

Laozi

Monday Jan 18, 2016

Victor Hugo: Laughter

Laughter is sunshine, it chases winter from the human face.

Victor Hugo

Friday Jan 15, 2016

Nicholas Sparks: Love and wind

Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it.

Nicholas Sparks

Thursday Jan 14, 2016

Ralph Waldo Emerson: Dare to live

Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wednesday Jan 13, 2016

Helen Keller: What is life?

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.

Helen Keller

Tuesday Jan 12, 2016

Victor Hugo: The darkest night

Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.

Victor Hugo