Niels Bohr

-Your theory is crazy, but it’s not crazy enough to be true.

-The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.

-An expert is a person … Read the rest

Siegfried Sassoon

-In me the tiger sniffs the rose.

-Soldiers are dreamers; when the guns begin they think of firelit homes, clean beds, and wives.

-You smug-faced crowds with kindling eye
Who cheer when soldier lads march by,
Sneak home and pray … Read the rest

Matthias

Sometimes it seems like God is difficult to find and impossibly far away. We get so caught up in our small daily duties and irritations that they become the only things that we can focus on. What we forget is … Read the rest

Emil Zatopek Quotations

One day the factory sports coach, who was very strict, pointed at four boys, including me, and ordered us to run in a race. I protested that I was weak and not fit to run, but the coach sent me … Read the rest

Marie Curie Quotations

-Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.

-I am among those who think that science has great beauty. A scientist in his laboratory is not only a technician: he is also a child placed before natural phenomena … Read the rest

James Blunt Quotations

“No Bravery”

There are children standing here,
Arms outstretched into the sky,
Tears drying on their face.
He has been here.
Brothers lie in shallow graves.
Fathers lost without a trace.
A nation blind to their disgrace,
Since he’s been … Read the rest

Alberto Manguel Quotations

-In the winter the beauty is even stronger. The Prairies eliminate the obviousness of a horizon and leave the traveller with the magnificence of an infinite blank page, land blending with sky. I have never understood ‘snow’ to be a … Read the rest

Joseph Cornell

Let my mind become silent,
And my thoughts come to rest.
I want to be
All that is before me.
In self-forgetfulness,
I become everything.
Joseph Cornell… Read the rest

Charles (Chic) Thompson Quotations

-Be an explorer…read, surf the internet, visit customers, enjoy arts, watch children play…do anything to prevent yourself from becoming a prisoner of your knowledge, experience, and current view of the world.
Charles (Chic) Thompson… Read the rest

Peter Block Quotations

-Bosses are no longer customers, they are suppliers.

-No one should be able to make a living simply planning, watching, controlling, or evaluating the actions of others.

-A supervisor in the regulatory unit of a drug company named these principals … Read the rest

John Belushi Quotations

-In your 20s, you feel like you’re indestructible, that nothing can kill you and you laugh at death. You go on and stay up for days and do as many things as you can and then, in your 30s, you … Read the rest

Buddha Quotations

-The Noble Eightfold Path: Right Views, Right Thoughts, Right Speech, Right Conduct, Right Livelihood, Right Effort, Right Mindfulness, Right Concentration….

-Your work is to discover your work and then with all your heart to give yourself to it.

-Without health … Read the rest

Audrey Hepburn

-Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same.

-I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who, by all laws of logic, should never have made it. At each stage of my career, … Read the rest

Milan Kundera Quotations

-The serial number of a human specimen is the face, that accidental and unrepeatable combination of features. It reflects neither character nor soul, nor what we call the self. The face is only the serial number of a specimen.
Milan … Read the rest

Gail Devers

Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.
Gail Devers … Read the rest