Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Quote of the Day

"A life of reaction is a life of slavery, intellectually and spiritually. One must fight for a life of action, not reaction."
Rita Mae Brown

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"Ruin and recovering are both from within."
– Epictetus

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"Were the diver to think on the jaws of the shark, he would never lay hands on the precious pearl."
– Saadi

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"Calm self-confidence is as far from conceit as the desire to earn a decent living is remote from greed."
– Channing Pollock

Quote of the Day

"There ain't nothing from the outside can lick any of us."
Margaret Mitchell

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"You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you."
– Joseph Joubert

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"One day in retrospect the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful."
Sigmund Freud

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"None will improve your lot if you yourself do not."
Bertolt Brecht

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"In every person who comes near you look for what is good and strong; honor that; try to imitate it, and your faults will drop off like dead leaves when their time comes."
John Ruskin

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"Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control. These three alone lead to sovereign power."
Alfred Tennyson