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Today’s Quote

There's a reason why every human society has fiction. It teaches us how to be 'good', to behave in a way that is for the benefit of the whole community.

– Orson Scott Card

Previous Quotes

July 1, 2018

I have always felt that the moment when first you wake up in the morning is the most wonderful of the twenty-four hours.

– Monica Baldwin

July 2, 2018

There's a certain beauty and majesty to Wimbledon. The elegance, the way the grass looks on TV.

– John McEnroe

July 3, 2018

Communication is a skill that you can learn. It's like riding a bicycle or typing. If you're willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of evry part of your life.

– Brian Tracy

July 4, 2018

The four cornerstones of character on which the structure of this nation was built are: Initiative, Imagination, Individuality and Independence.

– Eddie Rickenbacker

July 5, 2018

It's easy to believe in magic when you're young. Anything you couldn't explain was magic then. It didn't matter if it was science or a fairy tale. Electricity and elves were both infinitely mysterious and equally possible --- elves probably more so.

– Charles de Lint

July 6, 2018

Keep looking up! I learn from the past, dream about the future and look up. There's nothing like a beautiful sunset to end a healthy day.

– Rachel Boston

July 7, 2018

I have seen what a laugh can do. It can transform almost unbearable tears into something bearable, even hopeful.

– Bob Hope

July 8, 2018

A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.

– Brad Henry

July 9, 2018

If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.

– Dale Carnegie

July 10, 2018

Children should have enough freedom to be themselves --- once they've learned the rules.

– Anna Quindlen

July 11, 2018

I think a book is your calling card, your business card.

– Kevin O'Leary

July 12, 2018

There were times over the years when life was not easy, but if you're working a few hours a day and you've got a good book to read, and you can go outside to the beach and dig for clams, you're okay.

– Mary Oliver

July 13, 2018

Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.

– Simone Weil

July 14, 2018

Eloquence is a painting of the thoughts.

– Blaise Pascal

July 15, 2018

The World Cup experience is more than just the game of soccer. It's an event. And it will fly by faster than you think. It will end and you'll be saying, 'Wow, it's over already?' You have to remember to take it all in and enjoy it.

– Cobi Jones

July 16, 2018

Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you'll start to see a big difference in your life.

– Yoko Ono

July 17, 2018

Like a welcome summer rain, humor may suddenly cleanse and cool the earth, the air and you.

– Langston Hughes

July 18, 2018

A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.

– Colin Powell

July 19, 2018

Bliss is the ocean, a towel on the sand, the sun out, the chance to swim in waves or walk dragging a stick behind you, a good book, a cold drink.

– Deb Caletti

July 20, 2018

There's a reason why every human society has fiction. It teaches us how to be 'good', to behave in a way that is for the benefit of the whole community.

– Orson Scott Card