Friday, 28 October 2016

The most creative people 
have this childlike facility 
to play.

Thursday, 27 October 2016

Wednesday, 26 October 2016

The discipline of the written word punishes both stupidity and dishonesty.

Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Monday, 24 October 2016

External nature is only internal nature writ large.

Sunday, 23 October 2016

Saturday, 22 October 2016

The unread story is not a story; 
it is little black marks on wood pulp. 
The reader, reading it, makes it live: 
a live thing, a story.

Friday, 21 October 2016

Thursday, 20 October 2016

There are in fact two things, science and opinion; 
the former begets knowledge, 
the latter ignorance.

Wednesday, 19 October 2016

Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Beauty awakens the soul to act.

Monday, 17 October 2016

Sunday, 16 October 2016

War remains the decisive human failure.

Saturday, 15 October 2016

Friday, 14 October 2016

It is impossible to begin to learn that which one thinks one already knows.

Thursday, 13 October 2016

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Life is a song — sing it. 
Life is a game — play it. 
Life is a challenge — meet it. 
Life is a dream — realise it. 
Life is a sacrifice — offer it. 
Life is love — enjoy it.

Tuesday, 11 October 2016

Monday, 10 October 2016

Re-examine all that you have been told... 
dismiss that which insults your soul.

Sunday, 9 October 2016

Saturday, 8 October 2016

The best weapon of a dictatorship is secrecy, 
but the best weapon of a democracy should be 
the weapon of openness.

Friday, 7 October 2016

Thursday, 6 October 2016

All abstract sciences are nothing but the study of relations between signs.

Wednesday, 5 October 2016

Tuesday, 4 October 2016

The unfed mind devours itself.

Monday, 3 October 2016

Sunday, 2 October 2016

Some people will never learn anything, 
for this reason, 
because they understand everything too soon.

Saturday, 1 October 2016

Friday, 30 September 2016

The knowledge of yourself will preserve you from vanity.

Thursday, 29 September 2016

Wednesday, 28 September 2016

An error is the more dangerous 
in proportion to
the degree of truth which it contains.

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

Monday, 26 September 2016

In this electronic age 
we see ourselves being translated more and more into the form of information, 
moving toward the technological extension of consciousness.

Sunday, 25 September 2016

Saturday, 24 September 2016

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil 
is for good men to do nothing.

Friday, 23 September 2016

Thursday, 22 September 2016

Human history in essence is the history of ideas.

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

In order that all men may be taught to speak the truth, 
it is necessary that all 
should learn to hear it.

Monday, 19 September 2016

Sunday, 18 September 2016

He who does not prevent a crime 
when he can, 
encourages it.

Saturday, 17 September 2016

Friday, 16 September 2016

Few people have the wisdom to prefer 
the criticism that would do them good, 
to the praise that deceives them.

Thursday, 15 September 2016

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

A little nonsense 
now and then 
is relished by the wisest men.

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

Monday, 12 September 2016

Reality must take precedence over public relations, 
for nature cannot be fooled.

Sunday, 11 September 2016

Saturday, 10 September 2016

There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.

Friday, 9 September 2016

Thursday, 8 September 2016

Poetry is the deification of reality.

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

Tuesday, 6 September 2016

The true delight is in the finding out 
rather than in the knowing.

Monday, 5 September 2016

Sunday, 4 September 2016

If more of us valued food and cheer and song 
above hoarded gold, 
it would be a merrier world.

Saturday, 3 September 2016

Friday, 2 September 2016

It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot irreverence to their studies; 
they are not here to worship what is known, 
but to question it.

Thursday, 1 September 2016

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

It is generally much more shameful 
to lose a good reputation 
than never to have acquired it.

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Monday, 29 August 2016

The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.

Sunday, 28 August 2016

Saturday, 27 August 2016

Curiosity is the lust of the mind.

Friday, 26 August 2016

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Hope is the pillar that holds up the world. 
Hope is the dream of a waking man.

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

The best scientist is open to experience 
and begins with romance — 
the idea that anything is possible.

Monday, 22 August 2016

Sunday, 21 August 2016

Our language has wisely sensed the two sides of being alone. 
It has created the word loneliness 
to express the pain of being alone. 
And it has created the word solitude 
to express the glory of being alone.

Saturday, 20 August 2016

Friday, 19 August 2016

People are not disturbed by things, 
but by the view they take of them.

Thursday, 18 August 2016

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

All men dream, but not equally. 
Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, 
wake in the day to find that it was vanity: 
but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, 
for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, 
to make them possible.

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

Monday, 15 August 2016

Imagination creates reality.

Sunday, 14 August 2016

Saturday, 13 August 2016

What people say, 
what people do, 
and what they say they do 
are entirely different things.

Friday, 12 August 2016

Thursday, 11 August 2016

To know what you prefer 
instead of humbly saying Amen 
to what the world tells you ought to prefer, 
is to have kept your soul alive.

Wednesday, 10 August 2016

Tuesday, 9 August 2016

A physicist is just an atom's way of looking at itself.

Monday, 8 August 2016

Sunday, 7 August 2016

Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.

Saturday, 6 August 2016

Friday, 5 August 2016

The most thought-provoking thing 
in our thought-provoking time 
is that we are still not thinking.

Thursday, 4 August 2016

Wednesday, 3 August 2016

All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.

Tuesday, 2 August 2016

Monday, 1 August 2016

All credibility, 
all good conscience, 
all evidence of truth 
come only from the senses.

Sunday, 31 July 2016

Saturday, 30 July 2016

Blessed is the man, 
who having nothing to say, 
abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact.

Friday, 29 July 2016

Thursday, 28 July 2016

Loss and possession, death and life are one, 
There falls no shadow where there shines no sun.

Wednesday, 27 July 2016

Tuesday, 26 July 2016

The good and the wise lead quiet lives.

Monday, 25 July 2016

Sunday, 24 July 2016

It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, 
as the confidence of their help.

Saturday, 23 July 2016

Friday, 22 July 2016

We are all apprentices in a craft 
where no one ever becomes a master.

Thursday, 21 July 2016