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Thought and Reason

Think of your own faults the first part of the night when you are awake, and of the faults of others the latter part of the night when you are asleep.

Chinese proverb

Telling lies is a fault in a boy, an art in a lover, an accomplishment in a bachelor, and second-nature in a married man.

Helen Rowland (1875-1950) American journalist and humorist.

There is nothing good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) British poet and playwright.

Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.

Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) British politician and author.

From error to error, one discovers the entire truth.

Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) Austrian fhysician. Founder of Psychoanalysis.


How you think when you lose determines how long it will be until you win.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936) British journalist, novelist and poet.

Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.

Albert Einstein (1879-1955) German-Swiss-U.S. scientist.

We cannot see things that stare us in the face until the hour comes that the mind is ripened.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.

The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.

Socrates (BC 469-BC 399) Greek philosopher of Athens

To find yourself, think for yourself.

Socrates (BC 469-BC 399) Greek philosopher of Athens