Archives - August 2014
August 1, 2014
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less by baldness.
August 2, 2014
It's weird that photographers spend years or even a whole lifetime, trying to capture moments that added together, don't even amount to a couple of hours.
August 3, 2014
My own prescription for health is less paperwork and more running barefoot through the grass.
August 4, 2014
There is something about going to sea. A little bit of discipline, self-discipline and humility are required.
August 5, 2014
Even as the cell is the unit of the organic body, so the family is the unit of society.
August 6, 2014
Passion is universal humanity. Without it religion, history, romance and art would be useless.
August 7, 2014
Start off everyday with a simple smile and get it over with.
August 8, 2014
A friend is a present you give yourself.
August 9, 2014
Why wilderness? Because we like the taste of freedom; because we like the smell of danger.
August 10, 2014
If you don’t understand how a woman could both love her sister dearly and want to wring her neck at the same time, then you were probably an only child.
August 11, 2014
Education helps one case cease being intimidated by strange situations.
August 12, 2014
I'm youth, I'm joy, I'm a little bird that has broken out of the egg.
August 13, 2014
Let not the right side of your brain know what the left side doeth.
August 14, 2014
The mere brute pleasure of reading --- the sort of pleasure a cow must have in grazing.
August 15, 2014
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
August 16, 2014
A bargain ain't a bargain unless it's something you need.
August 17, 2014
Half the fun of the travel is the esthetic of lostness.
August 18, 2014
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
August 19, 2014
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
August 20, 2014
Always borrow money from a pessimist. He won’t expect it back.
August 21, 2014
I find I always have to write something on a steamed mirror.
August 22, 2014
No human race is superior; no religious faith is inferior. All collective judgments are wrong. Only racists make them.
August 23, 2014
We shape our dwellings, and afterwards our dwellings shape us.
August 24, 2014
Kindness has converted more sinners than zeal, eloquence, or learning.
August 25, 2014
The truth needs so little rehearsal.
August 26, 2014
When nobody around you seems to measure up, it's time to check your yardstick.
August 27, 2014
Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.
August 28, 2014
Always end the name of your child with a vowel, so that when you yell the name will carry.
August 29, 2014
Health is the thing that makes you feel that now is the best time of the year.
August 30, 2014
A special kind of beauty exists which is born in language, of language, and for language.
August 31, 2014
The bicycle, the bicycle surely, should always be the vehicle of novelists and poets.