Monthly Archives: July 2014

Heraclitus Quotes

Heraclitus of Ephesus (c. 535 – c. 475 BCE) was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher, a native of the Greek city Ephesus, Ionia, on the coast of Asia Minor. He was of distinguished parentage. Little is known about his early life … Continue reading

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A Toast to Antryump

Originally posted on My Precious Life:
For those who may be unfamiliar, Antryump is a blogger who painstakingly posts of exemplary writers of bygone days–wonderful writers whose works will never be forgotten. And so I, whose works will be forgotten…

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Persistence quotes

Persistence is the fact of continuing in an opinion or course of action in spite of difficulty or opposition. “With ordinary talent and extraordinary perseverance, all things are attainable.” – Thomas Fowell Buxton “Nothing in the world can take the … Continue reading

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FATE by Ralph Waldo Emerson

DEEP in the man sits fast his fate To mould his fortunes, mean or great: Unknown to Cromwell as to me Was Cromwell’s measure or degree; Unknown to him as to his horse, If he than his groom be better … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs Quotes

Again, you can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something – your gut, destiny, life, … Continue reading

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kahlil gibran on crime and punishment

It is when your spirit goes wandering upon the wind, That you, alone and unguarded, commit a wrong unto others and therefore unto yourself. And for that wrong committed must you knock and wait a while unheeded at the gate … Continue reading

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War and Peace Quotes

War and Peace is a novel by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy, first published in 1869. The work is epic in scale and is regarded as one of the most important works of world literature.It is considered as Tolstoy’s finest … Continue reading

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