Quotes January 05 & 06, 2022

“But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.”
George Orwell
 
 
 
 
“The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.”
Plutarch
 
 
 
 
The life in front of you is far more important than the life behind you.
Joel Osteen – Pastor-Televangelist-Author
 
 
 
 
“The world is over-armed and peace is underfunded.”
Ban Ki-Moon
 
 
 
 
“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”
Albert Einstein
 
 
 
 
I am not a product of my circumstances I am a product of my decisions.
Stephen Covey – 1932-2012-Educator-Author-Businessman-Keynote Speaker
 
 
 
 
We tell ourselves stories in order to live.
Character — the willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life — is the source from which self-respect springs.
Joan Didion,
writer
1934 -2021
 
 
 
 
The road to Easy Street goes through the sewer.
The fewer rules a coach has, the fewer rules there are for players to break.
John Madden,
American football coach, sports commentator
1936-2021
 
 
 
 
Reminder:
“It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.”
Frederick Douglass