Tidbits & Quotes: February 2006


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  • Everything here is my very personal collection and does not reflect the opinions of current or past employers, nor does it stem from confidential information obtained there. Also, I do not personally share the opinion of all of the quotes posted here.



Instead of getting married again, I'm going to find a woman I don't like and give her a house.

Lewis Grizzard

Posted Feb 27, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Posted Feb 23, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

A man without a smiling face must not open a shop.

Chinese proverb

Posted Feb 22, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

To be content with life -- or to live merrily, rather -- all that is required is that we bestow on all things only a fleeting, superficial glance; the more thoughtful we become the more earnest we grow.

Georg C. Lichtenberg

Posted Feb 21, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

I have had dreams, and I have had nightmares. I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams.

Jonas Salk

Posted Feb 16, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

If you're enthusiastic about the things you're working on, people will come ask you to do interesting things.

James Woolsey, former CIA director

Posted Feb 09, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete.


Posted Feb 08, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else's can shorten it.

Cullen Hightower

Posted Feb 07, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

If you don't like change, you're going to like irrelevance even less.

General Eric Shinseki

Posted Feb 06, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.

James Dean

Posted Feb 05, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

Never doubt that a small group of committed people can change the
world. Indeed it is the only thing that ever has.

Margaret Mead

Posted Feb 03, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

The world has the habit of making room for the man whose actions show that he knows where he is going.

Napoleon Hill

Posted Feb 02, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations

Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.

Helen Keller

Posted Feb 01, 2006 | # | Category: Quotations


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