Archives - July 2007
July 1, 2007
The leadership instinct you are born with is the backbone. You develop the funny bone and the wishbone that go with it.
July 2, 2007
Cynically speaking, one could say that it is true to life to be cynical about it.
July 3, 2007
It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism.
July 4, 2007
Nothing is more memorable than a smell. One scent can be unexpected, momentary and fleeting, yet conjure up a childhood summer beside a lake in the mountains.
July 5, 2007
Make sure you have finished speaking before your audience has finished listening.
July 6, 2007
The best bridge between despair and hope is a good night's sleep.
July 7, 2007
Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it.
July 8, 2007
He who believes that the past cannot be changed has not yet written his memoirs.
July 9, 2007
Courage without conscience is a wild beast.
July 10, 2007
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
July 11, 2007
Why do you have to be a nonconformist like everybody else?
July 12, 2007
...All of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon --- instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.
July 13, 2007
When an arguer argues dispassionately he thinks only of the argument.
July 14, 2007
Freedom of speech and freedom of action are meaningless without freedom to think. And there is no freedom of thought without doubt.
July 15, 2007
Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.
July 16, 2007
Spend the afternoon. You can't take it with you.
July 17, 2007
I like people who refuse to speak until they are ready to speak.
July 18, 2007
The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is yet willing to learn more.
July 19, 2007
Any ordinary man can...surround himself with two thousand books...and thenceforward have at least one place in the world in which it is possible to be happy.
July 20, 2007
It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies, but even more to stand up to your friends.
July 21, 2007
Peace is costly, but it is worth the expense.
July 22, 2007
He who wonders discovers that this in itself is wonder.
July 23, 2007
Pride is the recognition of the fact that you are your own highest value and, like all of man's values, it has to be earned.
July 24, 2007
The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.
July 25, 2007
I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart: I am, I am, I am.
July 26, 2007
We are made to persist. That's how we find out who we are.
July 27, 2007
Don't be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of.
July 28, 2007
As for butter versus margarine, I trust cows more than chemists.
July 29, 2007
Stress is nothing more than a socially acceptable form of mental illness.
July 30, 2007
I just write what I wanted to write. I write what amuses me. It's totally for myself.
July 31, 2007
Honesty may be the best policy, but it's important to remember that apparently, by elimination, dishonesty is the second---best policy.