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Thought For the Day: The Wit and Wisdom Found In Writing Is As Much Ours

“There is not less wit nor less invention in applying rightly a thought one finds in a book, than in being the first author of that thought.” – Pierre Bayle, philosopher and writer (1647-1706)   This super-skeptic found that in … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Thought Is the Blossom

“Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson, writer and philosopher (1803-1882)        

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Thought For the Day: Writing Is the Great Invention of the World

“Writing—the art of communicating thoughts to the mind, through the eye—is the great invention of the world…—great, very great in enabling us to converse with the dead, the absent, and the unborn, at all distances of time and of space.” … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Actions Speak Louder Than Words

“The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts.” – John Locke, philosopher (29 Aug 1632-1704) Actions speak louder than words is an old adage.  It got that way as most old adages do – by holding a … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: A Daughter Is For Life

“A son is a son till he takes him a wife, a daughter is a daughter all of her life.” –Irish Saying Times this times two princesses and you have my idea of paradise!      

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Thought For the Day: We Need Diversity of Thought

“We need diversity of thought in the world to face the new challenges.” – Tim Berners-Lee, Inventor of the World Wide Web In reading through some interesting thoughts from Mr. Berners-Lee this morning, I found much to think on.  Two … Continue reading

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Day 24: Margin Call

It’s day 24 of the month long challenge in which poets and madmen strive their very best to put into words thoughts they might never have had any just cause to express.  Thinking on that and the challenge of the … Continue reading

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