August 25, 2009
"Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished. Force maketh nature more
violent in the return.
August 27, 2009
"Our moral sense...And is that not a passion? It is the birth of that passion that turns
into a man.
September 2, 2009
"Why should there not be a patient
confidence in the ultimate justice of people? Is there
or equal hope"?
September 4, 2009
"Rule your passions or they will
September 9, 2009
"Virtue is the essential preliminary to the mystical experience."
September 11, 2009
"Power undirected by high purpose spells calamity; and high purpose
by itself is utterly useless if the
power to put it into effect is lacking."
September 16, 2009
"Life isn't about how to survive the storm, but how to dance in the rain."
September 18, 2009
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."
September 23, 2009
"You were born an original; don't die a copy."
September 25, 2009
"When the winds of change blow,
some people build walls and others build windmills."
September 30, 2009
"Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another. "
October 2, 2009
"We are so accustomed to disguise ourselves to others that in the end we become disguised to ourselves."
October 7, 2009
"A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song."
October 9, 2009
"He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which
rejects progress is the cemetery."
October 14, 2009
"And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in
the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything."
October 16, 2009
" Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
October 21, 2009
"The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see
October 23, 2009
"Battle not with monsters, let ye become a monster, and if you gaze into the abyss, the abyss gazes also into
October 28, 2009
"Existence really is an imperfect tense that never becomes a present. "
November 2, 2009
"For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories."
November 4, 2009
"Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge."
November 9, 2009
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more hnorable, but more useful then a life spent doing nothing."
November 14, 2009
"Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make
it a soul."
November 16, 2009
"Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings."
November 21, 2009
idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself."
November 23, 2009
"At his best, man
is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst."
November 28, 2009
may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion."
December 2, 2009
"An ignorance of means may minister to greatness, but an ignorance of aims make it impossilbe to be great at
December 4, 2009
"Change your leaves, but keep intact your roots."
December 9, 2009
'I think; therefore I
December 11, 2009
"The Happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of