Posted by admin on July 1st, 2015 at 8:05 am
Blaise Pascal was a French mathematician, physicist, inventor, writer and Christian philosopher.
Born: June 19, 1623, Clermont-Ferrand, France
Died: August 19, 1662, Paris, France
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't.
Small minds are concerned with the extraordinary, great minds with the ordinary.
Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Noble deeds that are concealed are most esteemed.
Do you ...
Posted by admin on June 10th, 2015 at 3:57 pm
Anatole France was a French poet, journalist, and novelist.
Born: April 16, 1844, Paris, France
Died: October 12, 1924, Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire, France
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.
Until one has loved an animal a part of one's soul remains unawakened.
You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to work by working; in just the same way, you learn to love by loving.
It is by a...
Posted by admin on June 5th, 2015 at 8:38 am
Euripides was one of the great Athenian playwrights and poets of ancient Greece, known for the many tragedies he wrote, including Medea and The Bacchae.
Born: 480 BC, Salamis Island, Greece
Died: 406 BC, Macedonia
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
Silence is true wisdom's best reply.
Question everything. Learn something. Answer nothing.
Anger exceeding limits causes fear and excessive kindness eliminates respect.
It is a good thing ...
Posted by admin on June 3rd, 2015 at 4:12 pm
Richard Duane "Rick" Warren is an American evangelical Christian pastor and author. He is the founder and senior pastor of Saddleback Church
He is also a bestselling author of many Christian books." The Purpose Driven Life" which has sold more than 30 million copies, making Warren a New York Times bestselling author
Warren was named one of "America's Top 25 Leaders" in the October 31, 2005, issue of U.S. News and World Report. Warren was named by Time magazine as one of "15 World Leade...
Posted by admin on May 12th, 2015 at 6:45 am
Victor Marie Hugo was a French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the Romantic movement. He is considered one of the greatest and best known French writers.
Born: February 26, 1802, Besançon, France
Died: May 22, 1885, Paris, France
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
Change your opinions, keep to your principles; change your leaves, keep intact your roots.
Virtue has a veil, vice a mas...
Posted by admin on May 5th, 2015 at 12:01 pm
Earl Nightingale was an American Radio personality, Writer, respected Speaker and Author, dealing mostly on the subjects of Human Character Development, Motivation, Excellence and Meaningful Existence; so named as the "Dean of Personal Development.
Born: March 12, 1921
Died: March 28, 1989
Our attitude towards others determines their attitude towards us.
We become what we think about.
Don’t wait for change. You change.
What's going on in the inside shows on the outside.
Posted by admin on April 27th, 2015 at 8:39 am
Edson Arantes do Nascimento, known as Pelé, is a retired Brazilian professional footballer who is widely regarded to be the greatest player of all time. Named FIFA co-Player of the Century in 1999, he is a global ambassador for soccer and other humanitarian causes.
Born: October 23, 1940 Brazil
Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.
Enthusiasm is everything. It must be t...
Posted by admin on April 17th, 2015 at 4:23 pm
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
A family is a place where minds come in contact with one another.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Family is not an important thing. It's everything.
-Michael J. Fox
All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
— Leo Tolstoy
The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth a...
Posted by admin on March 21st, 2015 at 8:02 am
William Blake was an English painter, poet and printmaker who is regarded as a seminal figure of the Romantic Age.
Born: November 28, 1757, Soho, London, United Kingdom
Died: August 12, 1827, Westminster, United Kingdom
Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.
You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.
The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.
Do what you will, this world's a fiction and is made up of c...
Posted by admin on February 27th, 2015 at 3:27 pm
Thomas Aquinas also Thomas of Aquin or Aquino was a Catholic Priest in the Dominican Order and one of the most important Medieval philosophers and theologians.His most influential works are the Summa Theologica and and the Summa contra Gentiles.
Born: January 28, 1225, Roccasecca, Italy
Died: March 7, 1274, Fossanova Abbey, Priverno, Italy
There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.
To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith...
Posted by admin on January 10th, 2015 at 8:35 am
René Descartes was a French philosopher, mathematician and writer who spent most of his life in the Dutch Republic.
Born: March 31, 1596, France
Died: February 11, 1650,Sweden
Divide each difficulty into as many parts as is feasible and necessary to resolve it.
The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries.
If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as poss...
Posted by admin on December 26th, 2014 at 4:12 pm
Ernest Miller Hemingway was an American author and journalist. His economical and understated style had a strong influence on 20th-century fiction, while his life of adventure and his public image influenced later generations.
Born: July 21, 1899,United States
Died: July 2, 1961,United States
Notable awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (1953) , Nobel Prize in Literature (1954)
Courage is grace under pressure.
The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.