Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Post #1647

Wonder is the foundation of all philosophy, inquiry the progress, ignorance the end.
—Michel de Montaigne

Monday, September 22, 2014

Post #1646

To let time slip is a reverseless crime. You may have time again, but not the same time.
—Sir Richard Baker

Friday, September 19, 2014

Post #1645

To be thrown upon one's own resources is to be cast into the very lap of fortune; for our faculties then undergo a development, and display an energy, of which they were previously unsusceptible.
—Benjamin Franklin

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Post #1644

The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
—Channing Pollock

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Post #1643

I have made myself what I am.

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