Week of July 29, 1999
July 29, 1999
In response to subscriber requests, this week we have added
quotes by Sappho to our database and a page about the life of H.L. Mencken
linked through “Quotes of Famous People.” Thank you for your comments and please continue to forward
Here are the quotes for this week.
Please take time with each of these quotes and fully appreciate its
Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow; don't walk behind me, I may not lead; walk beside me, and just be my friend. § Albert Camus
Every experience in life, everything with which
we have come in contact in life, is a chisel which has been cutting away at our
life statue, molding, modifying, shaping it.
We are part of all we have met. Everything
we have seen, heard, felt, or thought has had its hand in molding us, shaping
Marden, Orison Swett
I do not know what I may appear to the world; but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the seashore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. § Isaac Newton
am certain that after the dust of centuries has passed over our cities, we, too,
will be remembered not for victories or defeats in battle or in politics, but
for our contribution to the human spirit. §
John F. Kennedy
is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending. §
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Have a great week!
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