Thursday, 15 March 2012

Quote Worthy

The first precept was never to accept a thing as true until I knew it as such without a single doubt. - Rene Descartes 

Those who are incapable of committing great crimes do not readily suspect them in others. - Duc de La Rochefoucauld

The question is not why good people have trials, but how shall good people respond when they are tried? - Marion D. Hanks

Only let the moving waters calm down, and the sun and moon will be reflected on the surface of your being. - Rumi

We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. - Joseph Campbell 

Loss and possession, death and life are one, There falls no shadow where there shines no sun. - Hilaire Belloc

Everything - a horse, a vine - is created for some duty... For what task, then, were you yourself created? - Marcus Aurelius

When it is not in our power to follow what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable. - Rene Descartes

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