Mark Twain

"Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great."

- Mark Twain

Saturday, May 25, 2013


"I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if
they were great and noble."
- Helen Keller

A good world needs knowledge, kindliness, and courage; it does not need a regretful hankering after the past or a fettering of the free intelligence by the words uttered long ago by ignorant men.
- Bertrand Russell

He who is not contented with what he has will not be contended with what he doesn't have.  - Socrates

When were the good and the brave ever in a majority? - Henry David Thoreau

“Art is an invention of aesthetics, which in turn is an invention of philosophers... What we call art is a game.”
 Octavio Paz

Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another. - Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis 

In the order of nature we may behold the ways of the Eternal. - John Burroughs

No comments: