Month: October 2013

Purpose

“The two most important days of your life are the day you that were born and the day that you find out why.” – Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835-1910), aka Mark Twain, an American author and humorist.

If you still believe growth is the cure

If-you-think-growth

“If you still believe that growth is the only way to improve our world … start with health, freedom, love or peace.” While economy is based on the assumption that only growth in production and consumption will lead to more…

Real strength II

“Rudeness is the weak person’s imitation of strength.” – Eric Hoffer (1902-1983), was an American moral and social philosopher.

Character

“You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)

Live by example

“Your example, even more than your words, will be an eloquent lesson to the world.” – Madeleine Sophie Barat (1779-1865; founder of the Society of the Sacred Heart)