Quotes

 

 

Feb 3, 2012

Imagination is more inportant than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, While imaginaton embraces the intire world, And all there ever will be to know and understand.

Albert Einstein

 

Jan 29, 2012

“If you can meet Triumph and Disaster And treat those two impostors just the same”

Rudyard Kipling

“The greater a man’s success, the less it must be trusted to endure”

Hannibal

April 13, 2011

In everyones’ heart stirs a great homesickness.

Rabbi Seymour Siegel

We are shaken by secret shudders and dark forebodings; but we know no way out, and very few persons indeed draw the conclusion that this time the issue is the long-since- forgotten soul of man.

Carl Jung

Life is like sailing on a boat that we all know is someday going to sink.

Suzuki Roshi

Afoot and light-hearted I take to the open road, Healthy, free, the world before me. The long brown path before me leading wherever I choose.

Walt Whitman

The day you were born a ladder was set up to help you escape from this world.

Rumi

If you bring forth what is inside of you, what you bring forth will save you. If you do not bring forth what is inside of you, what you do not bring forth will destroy you.”

The Gospel Of Thomas

I imagine that God  speaks to me, saying simply, ” I keep calling to you, and you did not come.” And I answer quite naturally, ” I couldn’t until I knew there was nowhere else to go.”

Florida Scott Maxwell

The  Buddhas do not tell the way; it is for you to swelter at the task.

Dharmapada

Do men think they will be left alone on saying, ” I believe, ” and that they will not be tested ?

Koran




April 9, 2011

A little integrity is better than any career.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If I lose mine honor,

I lose myself.

William Shakepeare

Let us be true : this is the highest maxim of art and of life,

the secret of eloquence and of virtue, and of all moral authority.

Henri Frederic Amiel

Heaven is my father, the earth my mother, and even a tiny creature such as myself fines an intimate place in their midst. In everything that moves through the universe, I see my own body, and in everything that governs the universe, my own soul. All men are my brethern, and all things my companions.

Chang Tsai

October 25, 2010

The Land was ours before we were the land’s.

Robert Frost

Genius is the power of lighting one’s own fire.

John Foster

The world is my county , all mankind are my brethren , and to do good is my religion.

Thomas Paine

Liberty , when it begins to take root , is a plant of rapid growth.

George Washington

Yes! let the proud despise, the rich deride, These humble joys, to Competence allied:

To me, they bloom, all fragrant to my heart, Nor ask the pomp of wealth, nor gloss of art.

Timothy Dwight

Go forth, under the open sky, and list to Nature’s teachings.

William Cullen Bryant

Whoso would be a man, must be a nonconformist.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Art lives upon discussion, upon experiment, upon curiosity, upon variety of attempt, upon exchange of views and the comparison of standpoints.

Henry James


August 6, 2010

Happy the man and happy he alone,
He who secure within can say:
Tomorrow doesn’t matter, for I have lived today.

Horace

In the midst of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.

Albert Camus

Many persons have a wrong idea about what constitutes true happiness. Its is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.

Helen Keller

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.

Helen Keller

It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.

Abraham Lincoln

It is never to late to be what you might have been.

George Eliot

Though a man be wise, it is no shame for him to live and learn.

Sophocles

June 30, 2010

What we do does not define who we are.
What defines us is how well we rise after falling.

Anonymous

To put the world in order we must first put the nation in order.
To put the nation in order we must first put the family in order.To put the family in order we must first cultivate our personal life.And to cultivate our personal life, we must set our hearts right.

Confucius

June 29, 2010

There are risks and costs to a program of action,

but they are far less than the long range risks and costs of comfortable inaction.

John F. Kennedy

Always be a first-rate version of yourself,
instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.

Judy Garland

If  I try to be like him,
who will be like me.

Jewish Proverb

Don’t surrender your individuality, which is your greatest agent of power, to the customs and conventionalities that have got their life from the great mass. Do you want to be a power in the world? Then be yourself.

Ralph Waldo Trine

June 28, 2010

To regret one’s own experiences is to arrest one’s own development. To deny one’s own experiences is to put a lie into the lips of one’s own life. It is no less a denial of the soul.

Oscar Wilde

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

The heights by great men reached  and kept
Were not attained by sudden flight,
But they, while their companions slept,

Were toiling upward in the night.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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