Monday, September 30, 2019

Quote of the Day -- Christopher Alexander

There is a myth, sometimes widespread, that a person need only do inner work…that a man is entirely responsible for his own problems; and that to cure himself, he need only change himself…The fact is, a person is so formed by his surroundings, that his state of harmony depends entirely on his harmony with his surroundings. 
-- Christopher Alexander

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Quote of the Day -- Benedict Allen

It's not about making your mark on a place, but about letting it make it's mark on you. 
-- Benedict Allen

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Quote of the Day -- George Patton

The test of success is not what you do when you are on top. Success is how high you bounce when you hit the bottom.
-- George Patton

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Quote of the Day -- DeWitt Clinton

Pleasure is a shadow, wealth is vanity, and power a pageant; but knowledge is ecstatic in enjoyment, perennial in frame, unlimited in space and indefinite in duration.
-- DeWitt Clinton

Monday, September 16, 2019

Quote of the Day -- Machiavelli

The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
-- Machiavelli

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Quote of the Day -- Sam Levenson

The simplest toy, one which even the youngest child can operate, is called a grandparent.
-- Sam Levenson

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Quote of the Day -- Ursule Le Guin

It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.
-- Ursula Le Guin

Friday, September 13, 2019

Quote of the Day -- Moliére

Life is a tragedy to those who feel and a comedy to those who think.
-- Moliére