A rain drop to the ocean of time

11/03/2010

 It takes so little to remind us, that life is short. It is what we do with the time we have that makes it all worthwhile.

 

Work like you don’t need the money, love like you’ve never been hurt and dance like no one is watching.

– Randall G Leighton


In life –

07/03/2010

“It must be borne in mind that the tragedy of life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal.
The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach.

It is not a calamity to die with dreams unfulfilled.
But it is a calamity not to dream.

It is not a disaster to be unable to capture your ideal,
But it is a disaster to no ideal to capture.

It is not a disgrace not to reach the stars.
But it is a disgrace not to have stars to reach for. ”
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-Dr Benjamin Elijah Mays


The Mind

17/12/2009

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands:
not merely to grasp the world, but to change it.
– Colin Wilson


Alexander Pope (1688 – 1744) in An Essay on Criticism, 1709:

06/12/2009

 “A little learning is a dangerous thing; drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring: there shallow draughts intoxicate the brain, and drinking largely sobers us again.”