Discussion in 'General' started by justme, May 17, 2002.

  1. "Let us reform our schools, and we shall find little reform needed in our prisons." - John Ruskin

    "A good teacher is one who can understand those who are not very good at explaining, and explain to those who are not very good at understanding." - Dwight D. Eisenhower

    "Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can and the wisdom to know the difference." - Reinhold Niebuhr

    "He who smiles rather than rages is always the stronger." - Romain Gary

    "You cannot run away from a weakness; you must sometimes fight it out or perish. And if that be so, why not now, and where you stand?" - Robert Louis Stevenson

    "Some day, in years to come, you will be wrestling with the great temptation, or trembling under the great sorrow of your life. But the real struggle is here, now, in these quiet weeks. Now it is being decided whether, in the day of your supreme sorrow or temptation, you shall miserably fail or gloriously conquer. Character cannot be made except by a steady, long continued process." - Phillips Brooks

    "Good people are good because they've come to wisdom through failure." - William Saroyan

    "All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope." - Winston Churchill

    "We have given away far too many freedoms in order to be free. Now it's time to take some back." - John le Carre

  2. You know critter I don't know why I posted this, but thank you! [​IMG]
    I just get wicked philosophical sometimes...[​IMG] [​IMG]


    PS I need to lighten up...I'm going to watch "The Gods Must Be Crazy", and light up another j...[​IMG]
  3. Thanks for some VERY inspiring, and thought provoking quotes! :wave:

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