words of wisdom


a few words of wisdom...

I think of music as being beyond opinions.
-Jorge Luis Borges

The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing.
-Albert Einstein

Talk sensibly to a fool and he calls you foolish.
-Epicurus the Sage

While there's breath, there's hope.
-Marcheta Evans

Whether you think that you can, or that you can't, you are usually right.
-Henry Ford

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
-Jimi Hendrix

You are only afraid if you are not in harmony with yourself. People are afraid because they have never owned up to themselves.
-Hermann Hesse

Experience is not what happens to you. It is what you do with what happens to you.
-Aldous Huxley

There's only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
-Aldous Huxley

Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
-John F. Kennedy

Who's the more foolish? The fool, or the fool who follows him?
-Master Obi Wan Kenobi

If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
-John Lennon

I must say that I find television very educational- the minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a book.
-Julius Henry "Groucho" Marx

The philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways; the point is to change it.
-Karl Marx

It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.
-Herman Melville

To repeat what others have said, requires education; to challenge it, requires brains.
-Mary Pettibone Poole

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
-Jean Jacques Rousseau

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.
-Theodore Giesel (that's Dr. Seuss)

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Employ your time in improving yourself by others' writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.


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