Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men. ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe – Spiritual Words of Wisdom – Thought of the DayRead Post
“A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.” ~John Barrymore
(born John Sidney Blyth Barrymore, February 15, 1882 – May 29, 1942) was an acclaimed American actor. He was from the famous Barrymore and Drew families of theater and cinema artists. He was the paternal grandfather of Drew Barrymore.
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A mistake is simply another way of doing things. ~Katharine M. Graham
Katharine Graham (June 16, 1917 – July 17, 2001) was an American publisher and author who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1998 for her book Personal History. She assumed leadership of her family’s newspaper, The Washington Post, in the early sixties. She remained in […]
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others. ~Ayn Rand
Ayn Rand (February 2, 1905 – March 6, 1982) was a Russian-American author. She was a novelist, a playwright, a screenwriter and also a philosopher. She is best known for her two best-selling novels The Fountainhead and […]
“When you wish ill on others you plant the seed of your own downfall.” ~Bengali Proverb
Your malicious thoughts are your own undoing! This is a true statement on so many levels. The simplest explanation is that you are spending time contemplating harm on someone else, when you could be spending that time and energy to […]
“And we should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once. And we should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh.”
~Friedrich Nietzsche, (October 15, 1844 – August 25, 1900), German philosopher, poet and classical philologist.
“The foundation of empire is art & science. Remove them or degrade them, & the empire is no more. Empire follows art & not vice versa as Englishmen suppose.”
~William Blake (1757–1827), British poet, painter, engraver. repr. In Complete Writings, ed. Geoffrey Keynes (1957). Annotations to Sir Joshua Reynolds, Discourses (c. 1808).