Monday, 18 November 2019

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O God, I am thinking your thoughts after you.

Johann Kepler

Monday quote

To claim ‘humanitarian motives’ when the motive is envy and its supposed appeasement, is a favorite rhetorical device of politicians.

Helmut Schoeck

Monday, 11 November 2019

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Both fiction and nonfiction can speak truth—and both can lie.

Andrew Le Peau.

Monday, 4 November 2019

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Diligence in a chosen vocational activity is a combination of hard work, enthusiasm, and competence.

Douglas Wilson.

Monday, 28 October 2019

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The object of the Christian's faith is unseen reality.

AW Tozer (1897–1963), The Pursuit of God.

Monday, 21 October 2019

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What men find compelling is often the result of what they want to find compelling.... The antithesis governs epistemology.

Douglas Wilson

Monday, 14 October 2019

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Do you brighten a room just by entering or just by leaving?

Monday, 7 October 2019

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Christian values praise voluntary self-sacrifice for the benefit of other people, because even if we die in the process, the duration and quality of our eternal reward greatly exceeds the "light and momentary afflictions" of this present life. Pagan ethics praise coerced sacrifice from people.

Tom Pittman.

Monday, 30 September 2019

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Never confuse the will of the majority with the will of God.

Monday, 23 September 2019

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This is the final test of a gentleman: his respect for those who can be of no possible service to him.

William Phelps

Monday, 16 September 2019

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Better to illuminate than merely to shine, to deliver to others contemplated truths than merely to contemplate.

Thomas Aquinas

Monday, 9 September 2019

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The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom; to serve all, but love only one.

Honore de Balzac

Monday, 2 September 2019

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...prosperity foregone is invisible. In other words, we can never tell how much richer we would have been.

Walter Williams

Monday, 26 August 2019

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No matter how cynical you become, it's never enough to keep up.

Lily Tomlin

Monday, 19 August 2019

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…medicine is not just about fixing. Sometimes it is about being compassionately honest.

Susan White (geneticist).

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