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Archives - March 2015

March 1, 2015

I have the right of education. I have the right to play. I have the right to sing. I have the right to talk. I have the right to go to market. I have the right to speak up.

– Malala Yousafzai

March 2, 2015

Apology is a lovely perfume; it can transform the clumsiest moment into a gracious gift.

– Margaret Lee Runbeck

March 3, 2015

It is only when we silent the blaring sounds of our daily existence that we can finally hear the whispers of truth that life reveals to us, as it stands knocking on the doorsteps of our hearts.

– K.T. Jong

March 4, 2015

Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in a while, or the light won't come in.

– Alan Alda

March 5, 2015

If one takes pride in one's craft, you won't let a good thing die. Risking it through not pushing hard enough is not a humility.

– Paul Keating

March 6, 2015

If a patient cannot clean his teeth, no dentist can clean them for him.

– Martin H. Fischer

March 7, 2015

At the bottom of the heart of every human being, from earliest infancy until the tomb, there is something that goes on indomitably expecting, in the teeth of all experience of crimes committed, suffered, and witnessed, that good and not evil will be done.

– Simone Weil

March 8, 2015

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.

– Marie Curie

March 9, 2015

I believe in practicing prudence at least once every two or three years.

– Molly Ivins

March 10, 2015

Punctuality is the virtue of the bored.

– Evelyn Waugh

March 10, 2015

Restraint and discipline and examples of virtue and justice. These are the things that form the education of the world.

– Edmund Burke

March 12, 2015

Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine to the soul.

– Luther Burbank

March 13, 2015

No one is finally dead until the ripples they cause in the world die away --- until the clock he wound up winds down, until the wine she made has finished its ferment, until the crop they planted is harvested. The span of someone’s life, they say, is only the core of their actual existence.

– Terry Pratchett, REAPER MAN

March 13, 2015

The difference between a smart man and a wise man is that a smart man knows what to say, a wise man knows whether or not to say it.

– Frank M. Garafola

March 15, 2015

Imprisonment of the body is bitter; imprisonment of the mind is worse.

– Thornton Wilder, THE IDES OF MARCH

March 16, 2015

Nothing fails like success because we don't learn from it. We learn only from failure.

– Kenneth Boudling

March 17, 2015

The shamrock on an older shore
Sprang from a rich and sacred soil
Where saint and hero lived of yore,
And where their sons in sorrow toil.

– Maurice Francis Egen

March 17, 2015

The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.

– Brian Tracy

March 18, 2015

A woman can say more in a sigh than a man can say in a sermon.

– Arnold Haultain

March 20, 2015

I think that no matter how old or infirm I may become, I will always plant a large garden in the spring. Who can resist the feelings of hope and joy that one gets from participating in nature’s rebirth?

– Edward Giobbi

March 21, 2015

The trouble with jogging is that the ice falls out of your glass.

– Martin Mull

March 21, 2015

The journey between what you once were and who you are now becoming is where the dance of life really takes place.

– Barbara De Angelis

March 23, 2015

A woman is like a teabag --- only in hot water do you realize how strong she is.

– Nancy Reagan

March 24, 2015

Compared to a novel, a film is like an economy pizza where there are no olives, no ham, no anchovies, no mushrooms, and all you've got is the dough.

– Louis de Bernières

March 24, 2015

Waffles are just awesome bread.

– John Green

March 26, 2015

Fortune is the rod of the weak, and the staff of the brave.

– James Russell Lowell

March 26, 2015

Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down.

– Charles F. Kettering

March 28, 2015

Everything without tells the individual that he is nothing; everything within persuades him that he is everything.

– X. Doudan

March 28, 2015

Everybody is like a magnet. You attract to yourself reflections of that which you are. If you're friendly then everybody else seems to be friendly too.

– David R. Hawkins

March 30, 2015

Sometimes you have to do the work and hope the career materializes.

– Michael Lipsey

March 30, 2015

A university professor set an examination question in which he asked what is the difference between ignorance and apathy. The professor had to give an A+ to a student who answered: I dont know and I dont care.

– Richard Pratt