Thought of the Day

Thought of the Day: "No shortcomings of other people cause us to be more intolerant than those which are caricatures of our own." -- Franz Grillparzer

Thought of the Day

"Great is the power of steady misrepresentation; but the history of science shows that fortunately this power does not long endure." —Charles Darwin

Thought of the Day

"It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of greatness to steal a crown. The blame diminishes as the guilt increases." -Friedrich Schiller

Thought of the Day

“When our mothers, wives, sisters, and daughters are considered both different and inferior in the eyes of the God we worship, this belief tends to permeate society and everyone suffers.” ― Jimmy Carter

Thought of the Day

"Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he isn’t. A sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is." --Horace Walpole

Thought of the Day

"One mustn't close one's eyes to difficulty and to shortcomings; the more one recognizes them, the less they upset one." -- Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Thought of the Day

“I am not sure that the discovery of love is necessarily more exquisite than the discovery of poetry.”  ―Marguerite Yourcenar