GDT::QOTW::Quote Of The Week::Fall 2007

QOTW::Quote Of The Week::Fall 2007

  1. Leave the beaten track occasionally and dive into the woods.
    You will be certain to find something you have never seen before.

    -- Alexander Graham Bell (01847-01922) {invented the telephone in 01875; more...; Mesa...} [adventure]

  2. How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?
    -- Satchel Paige (01906-01982) {Hall of Fame baseball player; more more...} [imagination]

  3. Believe that you have it, and you have it.
    -- Latin Proverb {proverb: truth based on common sense or practical experience} [life]

  4. None of these bots are sophisticated enough to start taking
    the kids to soccer practice, but the degree of technological
    improvement that I have witnessed since the early trials of
    the 2004 Grand Challenge is nothing short of miraculous.

    -- Mark Sedenquist { founder, publisher, and managing editor of RoadTrip America®; more... } [future]

  5. The American media dubbed her 'Muttnik'.
    -- Wikipedia on Laika { Laika was a Soviet space dog in 1957 } [space]

  6. The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says
    it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.

    -- Elbert Hubbard (01856-01915) {American author; more...} [life]

  7. Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take,
    but by the moments that take our breath away.

    -- George Carlin (01937-02008) {American comedian/actor/author; more...} [life]

  8. I was never less alone than when by myself.
    -- Edward Gibbon (01737-01794) { English historian; keyword: crapulent; more... } [alone]

  9. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
    -- Laozi (6th century BC) { Chinese philosopher; more... } [life]

  10. The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits.
    -- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [intelligence]

  11. The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
    -- Henry David Thoreau (01817-01862) { American author, naturalist, transcendentalist; more... } [life]

  12. It was on my fifth birthday that Papa put his hand on my
    shoulder and said, 'Remember, my son, if you ever need
    a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm.'

    -- Sam Levenson (01911-01980) {American humorist/writer/TV host/journalist; more...} [life]

  13. The idea that ideas can be dangerous.
    -- Daniel Gilbert (01957-?????) { Harvard psychologist; What is your dangerous idea?; more... } [ideas]

  14. Without labor nothing prospers.
    -- Sophocles (496BC-406BC) {ancient Greek tragedian; more...} [work/labor]

  15. It's so simple to be happy, but so difficult to be simple.
    -- Gururaj Ananda Yogi (01932-01988) {note 1st name starts with guru; more...} [life]

  16. What you resist persists.
    -- Carl Jung (01875-01961) {Swiss psychiatrist; more...} [the secret]

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Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gdt@deru.com]