Archives - November 2010
November 1, 2010
Do you ever get the feeling that the only reason we have elections
is to find out if the polls were right?
November 2, 2010
I think that somehow, we learn who we really are and then live with
November 3, 2010
Always listen to experts. They'll tell you what can't be done and
why. Then do it.
November 4, 2010
Thanks to the Interstate Highway System, it is now possible to
travel from coast to coast without seeing anything.
November 5, 2010
Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is
tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to
November 6, 2010
The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous
formation through choice of action.
November 8, 2010
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated
warriors go to war first and then seek to win.
November 9, 2010
If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of
yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us.
November 10, 2010
Avoid the crowd. Do your own thinking independently. Be the chess
player, not the chess piece.
November 11, 2010
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes
November 12, 2010
Dreams are answers to questions we haven't yet figured out how to
November 13, 2010
Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective
if you can stop people talking.
November 14, 2010
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
November 15, 2010
Dignity comes not from control, but from understanding who you are
and taking your rightful place in the world.
November 16, 2010
One of the few good things about modern times: If you die horribly
on television, you will not have died in vain. You will have
November 17, 2010
No man who worships education has got the best out of
education...Without a gentle contempt for education no man's
education is complete.
November 18, 2010
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value
than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or
useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great
deal in a few.
November 19, 2010
A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared
November 20, 2010
A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not
only to be right but also to be wrong.
November 21, 2010
I think we ought always to entertain our opinions with some measure
of doubt. I shouldn't wish people dogmatically to believe any
philosophy, not even mine.
November 22, 2010
If you would thoroughly know anything, teach it to others.
November 23, 2010
Family isn't about whose blood you have. It's about who you care
November 24, 2010
Let's not forget that the little emotions are the great captains of
our lives and we obey them without realizing it.
November 25, 2010
The Pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts. No Americans
have been more impoverished than these who, nevertheless, set aside
a day of thanksgiving.
November 26, 2010
Only the mediocre are always at their best.
November 27, 2010
A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his
November 28, 2010
The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the
November 29, 2010
Accustom yourself continually to make many acts of love, for they
enkindle and melt the soul.
November 30, 2010
Never bear more than one trouble at a time. Some people bear three
kinds --- all they have had, all they have now, and all they expect