Quotations
Part I
21 June, 2000

   
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Sometimes other's thoughts can help clarify our own. Enjoy these inspirational quotations.
 

Only the heart knows how to find what is precious.
-Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
-George Santayana
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.
- Henry David Thoreau
Faced with the choice between changing one's mind and proving there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof.
- John Kenneth Galbraith
Oh, the glory of growth, silent, mighty, persistent, inevitable! To awaken, to open up like a flower to the light of a fuller consciousness.
- Emily Carr
If your capacity to acquire has outstripped your capacity to enjoy, you are on the way to the scrap heap.
- Glen Buck
Man is what he believes.
- Anton Chekov
The mind is its own place, and in itself, can make heaven of Hell, a hell of Heaven.
- John Milton
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
- Helen Keller
Every action of our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.
- Edwin Hubbel Chapin
Each of us must work for his own improvement, and at the same time share a general responsibility for all humanity.
- Marie Curie
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
The good neighbor looks beyond the external accidents and discerns those inner qualities that make all men human, and therefore, brothers.
- Martin Luther King Jr.
Down in their hearts, wise men know this truth: the only way to help yourself is to help others.
- Elbert Hubbard
Help thy brother's boat across, and lo! Thine own has reached the shore.
- Hindu Proverb
Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.
- Erich Fromm
I remember my youth and the feeling that I could last forever, outlast the sea, the earth and all men.
- Joseph Conrad
One day, there will be no borders, no boundaries, no flags and no countries, and the only passport will be the heart.
- Tamara Robinson
Talent is always conscious of its own abundance and does not object to sharing.
- Alexander Solzhenitsyn
There are victories of the soul and spirit. Sometimes, even if you lose, you win.
- Elie Wiesel
 
 
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