Archive for July 2015


July 20, 2015

In all affairs it’s a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.–Bertrand Russell


July 19, 2015

Neither man nor woman can be worth anything until they have discovered that they are fools. The sooner the discovery is made the better, as there is more time and power for taking advantage of it.–William Melbourne


July 18, 2015

Often it seems that the best name for God is, Surprise!–me


July 17, 2015

The day after tomorrow is the third day of the rest of your life.–George Carlin


July 16, 2015

The Dalai Lama says, “If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” But know that pity is not compassion, and neither is sentimentality.–me


July 15, 2015

Bigotry is still bigotry whether it is couched in terms of religion or social ideals or political agenda.–me


July 14, 2015

The purpose of prayer is not so much to change the mind of God as it is to transform our own minds. Therefore pray in equal measure for those you care about, for those to whom you are indifferent, for those you dislike/resent/hate, and indeed for all living deings.–me