Archives - September 2003
September 1, 2003
Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
September 2, 2003
I never let schooling interfere with my education.
September 3, 2003
To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong.
September 4, 2003
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
September 5, 2003
Throughout history, it has been the inaction of those who could have acted; the indifference of those who should have known better; the silence of the voice of justice when it mattered most; that has made it possible for evil to triumph.
September 6, 2003
There is no way to peace; peace is the way.
September 7, 2003
The glory that goes with wealth is fleeting and fragile; virtue is a possession glorious and eternal.
September 8, 2003
The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.
September 9, 2003
There are three things men can do with women: love them, suffer for them, or turn them into literature.
September 10, 2003
War does not determine who is right --- only who is left.
September 11, 2003
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.
September 12, 2003
In a democracy dissent is an act of faith. Like medicine, the test of its value is not in its taste, but in its effects.
September 13, 2003
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
September 14, 2003
One should never criticize his own work except in a fresh and hopeful mood. The self-criticism of a tired mind is suicide.
September 15, 2003
We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right.
September 16, 2003
Where there is love there is life.
September 17, 2003
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
September 18, 2003
Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs.
September 19, 2003
Men always want to be a woman's first love --- women like to be a man's last romance.
September 20, 2003
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
September 21, 2003
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.
September 22, 2003
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
September 23, 2003
If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.
September 24, 2003
I realize that patriotism is not enough. I must have no hatred or bitterness towards anyone.
September 25, 2003
Millions of men have lived to fight, build palaces and boundaries, shape destinies and societies; but the compelling force of all times has been the force of originality and creation profoundly affecting the roots of human spirit.
September 26, 2003
The question is not whether we will die, but how we will live.
September 27, 2003
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
September 28, 2003
Arithmetic is where the answer is right and everything is nice and you can look out of the window and see the blue sky --- or the answer is wrong and you have to start over and try again and see how it comes out this time.
September 29, 2003
All art is but imitation of nature.
September 30, 2003
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.