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FROM ANDY M.: POTPOURRI
FROM JAN: WINTER FUNNIES
FROM JAY: DIFFERENT NAMES FOR EVERYDAY STUFF
FROM CARL: NOW, THIS IS REALLY MAGIC!
FROM JOHN: GREAT QUOTES FROM TWO GREAT MEN
According to Winston Churchill:
However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look back at the results.
Life is fraught with opportunities to keep your mouth shut.
If you are not a Liberal at age twenty you have no heart, if you are not a Conservative at forty you have no brain.
There is nothing government can give its citizens it hasn’t taken from them in the first place.
A nation that forgets its past has no future.
Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision.
You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.
Diplomacy is the art of telling people to go to hell in such a way that they ask for directions.
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute talk with the average voter.
A pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.
One man with conviction will overwhelm a hundred with only opinions.
The main vice of capitalism is the uneven distribution of prosperity; the main vice of socialism is the even distribution of misery.
You don’t make the poor rich by making the rich poor.
However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.
According to Albert Einstein:
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the evil people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it.
Intellectuals solve problems - geniuses prevent them.
Before God we are all equally wise – and equally foolish.
People love chopping wood, in this activity one immediately sees results.
When the solution is simple, God is answering.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.
Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute and it seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour, and it seems like a minute.
Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous.
Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.
Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.
Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.