Food for Weekend Thought

– Food For Weekend Thought –

(selected and distributed weekly by R.Varga, Johns Creek, GA since 1997)

“We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.”

– Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

“Lost warriors have only to open their eyes to find the right and good path.”

– Chief Red Mountain

“To live is to suffer, to survive is to find meaning in the suffering.”

– Gordon W. Allport

“Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.”

– Napoleon Bonaparte

“It’s easy to have faith in yourself and have discipline when you’re a winner, when you’re number one. What you’ve got to have is faith and discipline when you’re not yet a winner.”

– Vince Lombardi

“It is the direction and not the magnitude which is to be taken into consideration.”

– Thomas Troward

“The death of democracy is not likely to be an assassination from ambush. It will be a slow extinction from apathy, indifference and undernourishment.”

– Robert M. Hutchins, former president & chancellor- University of Chicago

“The worst sorrows in life are not in its losses and misfortune, but its fears.”

– Arthur Christopher Benson

“Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.”

– Matthew 11:28

“The end may justify the means as long as there is something that justifies the end.”

– Leon Trotsky

“They defend their errors as if they were defending their inheritance.”

– Edmund Burke

“Not the power to remember, but its very opposite, the power to forget, is a necessary condition for our existence.”

– Sholem Asch

“If you desire faith, then you have faith enough.”

– Elizabeth Barrett Browning

“The naked truth is always better than the best-dressed lie.”

– Ann Landers (Esther “Eppie” Lederer)

“Press on. Obstacles are seldom the same size tomorrow as they are today.”

– Robert H. Schuller

“Our necessities are few, but our wants are endless.”

– George Bernard Shaw

“Do not look where you fell, but where you slipped.”

– African Proverb

“God incarnate is the end of fear; and the heart that realizes that He is in the midst… will be quiet in the middle of alarm.”

– F. B. Meyer

“Do more than belong: participate.

– Do more than care: help.

– Do more than believe: practice.

– Do more than be fair: be kind.

– Do more than forgive: forget.

– Do more than dream: work..”

– William Arthur Ward