Archive for April 2013


April 15, 2013

People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.–Soren Kierkegaard


April 14, 2013

There never was an apple, in Adam’s opinion, that wasn’t worth the trouble you got into for eating it.—-Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett (Good Omens)


April 13, 2013

Unlimited activity, of whatever kind, must end in bankruptcy.–Gothe


April 12, 2013

The first great commandment of Christ that “Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thy self” is more a description of human nature than a rule. More like the law of gravity than a social admonition.–F. Beekhout


April 11, 2013

Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.–Will Rogers


April 10, 2013

Care about other people’s approval and you will be their prisoner.–Tao Te Ching, S. Mitchell tr.


April 9, 2013

The conscious mind—the self or soul—is a spin doctor, not the commander in chief….often our conscious minds do not control how we act but merely tell us a story about our actions.–Pinker