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"The eye was placed where one ray should fall, that it might testify of that particular ray." - Ralph Waldo Emerson (Source, "Self-Reliance.")


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A nation at sleep is a nation in danger.
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“Man surprised me most about humanity. Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived.” - the Dalai Lama's response when asked what surprises him the most.

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no worries, it's a real good quote, so true.



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I really love this quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson. It says, "do not go where the path may lead you. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."
This is really my philosophy. I really don't want to follow what is being followed by most of the people. Instead, I have tried to be different because in being different from most of the people, we will discover new avenues of learning.


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While you guys were having fun I found a quote about what's really important:

“And he took her in his arms and kissed her under the sunlit sky, and he cared not that they stood high upon the walls in the sight of many.”
― J.R.R. Tolkien


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I really love this quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson. It says, "do not go where the path may lead you. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."
This is really my philosophy. I really don't want to follow what is being followed by most of the people. Instead, I have tried to be different because in being different from most of the people, we will discover new avenues of learning.




If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
--Henry David Thoreau

Here's an Emerson poem I like:

Brahma

If the red slayer think he slays,
Or if the slain think he is slain,
They know not well the subtle ways
I keep, and pass, and turn again.

Far or forgot to me is near;
Shadow and sunlight are the same;
The vanished gods to me appear;
And one to me are shame and fame.

They reckon ill who leave me out;
When me they fly, I am the wings;
I am the doubter and the doubt;
And I the hymn the Brahmin sings.

The strong gods pine for my abode,
And pine in vain the sacred Seven,
But thou, meek lover of the good!
Find me, and turn thy back on heaven.


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We are half-hearted creatures, fooling about with drink and sex and ambition when infinite joy is offered us, like an ignorant child who wants to go on making mud pies in a slum because he cannot imagine what is meant by the offer of a holiday at the sea. We are far too easily pleased.

C.S. Lewis, 'The Weight of Glory'



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Official dignity tends to increase in inverse ratio to the importance of the country in which the office is held.

(Sounds like something Heinlein would say, ay, Cattleman?)

So long as men worship the Caesars and Napoleons, Caesars and Napoleons will duly arise and make them miserable.

Chastity -- the most unnatural of all the sexual perversions.

The proper study of mankind is books.

A little wisdom from Aldous Huxley.


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If you can't find a friend,Become a friend( My own quote)


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Princess Cookie, I like your quote.

I have already submitted a few, but will add another (it is one I have been following, especially sine my wife passed away:

"Simplify, simplify." Henry David Thoreau, "Walden."


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I am going to post a somewhatn "original" quote here. Some years ago I saw a sign in a mechanic's shop. It read "I consider the day lost when I don't catch hell for something." Had a good laugh, :lol: but could not get it out of my head. :hmm: Eventurally, I edited the statement. It is no longer humorous but I now try to follow it:

"I consider the day lost when I don't learn something new." :yes:

I am now pushing 80, and I still try to follow that statement. :up:


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A nation at sleep is a nation in danger.
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Agreed!

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