Archives - March 2002
March 1, 2002
In Genesis, it says that it is not good for a man to be alone; but sometimes it is a great relief.
March 2, 2002
A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.
March 3, 2002
People attempt to adapt the world to themselves. All progress, therefore, depends on unreasonable people.
March 4, 2002
To act is to be committed, and to be committed is to be in danger.
March 5, 2002
You grow up the day you have your first real laugh, at yourself.
March 6, 2002
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.
March 7, 2002
You can never be great at anything unless you love it.
March 8, 2002
The capacity for hope is the most significant fact of life. It provides human beings with a sense of destination and the energy to get started.
March 9, 2002
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long shot.
March 10, 2002
My mother viewed speaking impeccably proper English as a strategy in the overall battle for civil rights.
March 11, 2002
Nothing is so strong as gentleness and nothing is so gentle as real strength.
March 12, 2002
Indoors or out, no one relaxes in March, that month of wind and taxes, the wind will presently disappear, the taxes last us all the year.
March 13, 2002
Obstacles are those frightful things we see when we take our eyes off our goal.
March 14, 2002
Few things are harder to put up with than a good example.
March 15, 2002
Success is focusing the full power of all you are one what you have a burning desire to achieve.
March 16, 2002
Us sing and dance, make faces and give flower bouquets, trying to be loved. You ever notice that trees do everything to git attention we do, except walk?
March 17, 2002
An Irishman needs three things: silence, cunning and exile.
March 18, 2002
An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.
March 19, 2002
No matter how sophisticated you may be, a huge granite mountain cannot be denied--it speaks in silence to the very core of your being.
March 20, 2002
Spring passes and one remembers one's innocence
Summer passes and one remembers one's exuberance
Autumn passes and one remembers one's reverence
Winter passes and one remembers one's perseverance.
March 21, 2002
If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
March 22, 2002
Before the beginning of great brilliance and beauty there first must be a period of complete chaos.
March 23, 2002
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
March 24, 2002
You can take all the sincerity in Hollywood, place it in the navel of a fruit fly and still have room enough for three caraway seeds and a producer's heart.
March 25, 2002
Life is not lost by dying; life is lost minute by minute, day by dragging day, in all the thousand small uncaring ways.
March 26, 2002
Go to the ant, thou sluggard, learn to live, and by her busy ways, reform thy own.
March 27, 2002
The time to relax is when you don't have time for it.
March 28, 2002
Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.
March 29, 2002
Respectable men and women content with good and easy living are missing some of the most important things in life. Unless you give ;yourself to some great cause you haven't even begun to live.
March 30, 2002
Deliver me from writers who say the way they live doesn't matter. I'm not sure a bad person can write a good book, If art doesn't make us better, then what on earth is it for.
March 31, 2002
It is the things in common that make relationships enjoyable, but it is the little differences that make them interesting.