Archives - July 2014
July 1, 2014
Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.
July 2, 2014
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
July 3, 2014
The human race has had long experience and a fine tradition in surviving adversity. But we now face a task for which we have little experience, the task of surviving prosperity.
July 4, 2014
The United States is the only country with a known birthday.
July 5, 2014
Like gravity, karma is so basic we often don't even notice it.
July 6, 2014
The sound of a kiss is not so loud as that of a cannon, but its echo lasts a great deal longer.
July 7, 2014
Old is always fifteen years from now.
July 8, 2014
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
July 9, 2014
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember this whole thing was started by a mouse.
July 10, 2014
I don't answer the phone. I get the feeling whenever I do that there will be someone on the other end.
July 11, 2014
The world is not comprehensible, but it is embraceable: through the embracing of one of its beings.
July 12, 2014
In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
July 13, 2014
Geeks are people who love something so much that all the details matter.
July 14, 2014
The shortest answer is doing.
July 15, 2014
Most pets display so many humanlike traits and emotions it's easy to forget they're not gifted with the English language and then get snubbed when we talk to them and they don't say anything back.
July 16, 2014
A bibliophile of little means is likely to suffer often. Books don't slip from his hands but fly past him through the air, high as birds, high as prices.
July 17, 2014
Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think. It's splendid to find out there are so many of them in the world.
July 18, 2014
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
July 19, 2014
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
July 20, 2014
There is something haunting in the light of the moon; it has all the dispassionateness of a disembodied soul, and something of its inconceivable mystery.
July 21, 2014
The face of evil is always the face of total need.
July 22, 2014
There are moments when all anxiety and stated toil are becalmed in the infinite leisure and repose of nature.
July 23, 2014
Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.
July 24, 2014
Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others.
July 25, 2014
After a day's walk everything has twice its usual value.
July 26, 2014
The mind is a wonderful thing. It starts working the minute you're born and never stops working until you get up to speak in public.
July 27, 2014
Parents learn a lot from their children about coping with life.
July 28, 2014
Sleeping is no mean art: for its sake one must stay awake all day.
July 29, 2014
When a man wants to murder a tiger he calls it sport; when a tiger wants to murder him he calls it ferocity.
July 30, 2014
Anyone who has lost something they thought was theirs forever finally comes to realise that nothing really belongs to them.
July 31, 2014
After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.