Archives - October 2009
October 1, 2009
The present is a point just passed.
October 2, 2009
A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.
October 3, 2009
The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.
October 4, 2009
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world.
October 5, 2009
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering --- and it's all over much too soon.
October 6, 2009
Repetition does not transform a lie into a truth.
October 7, 2009
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention --- invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
October 8, 2009
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
October 9, 2009
In the right light, at the right time, everything is extraordinary.
October 10, 2009
I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
October 11, 2009
There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.
October 12, 2009
Riches don't make a man rich, they only make him busier.
October 13, 2009
When in doubt, tell the truth.
October 14, 2009
The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passions.
October 15, 2009
I submit to you that if a man hasn't discovered something he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
October 15, 2009
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.
October 16, 2009
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
October 17, 2009
Ultimately, the only power to which man should aspire is that which he exercises over himself.
October 18, 2009
Never discourage anyone...who continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
October 19, 2009
Look at all the sentences which seem true and question them.
October 20, 2009
Everything you can imagine is real.
October 21, 2009
To sit in the shade on a fine day, and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment.
October 22, 2009
In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior.
October 23, 2009
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
October 24, 2009
Get happiness out of your work or you may never know what happiness is.
October 25, 2009
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
October 26, 2009
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
October 27, 2009
Use what talents you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.
October 28, 2009
Envy can be a positive motivator. Let it inspire you to work harder for what you want.
October 29, 2009
An inventor is simply a fellow who doesn't take his education too seriously.
October 30, 2009
Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.
October 31, 2009
Clothes make a statement. Costumes tell a story.