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Elie Wiesel: Injustice

  There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest. -Elie Wiesel, writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1928   Related articles Elie Wiesel on How He Became

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Ernest Hemingway: Cowardice

“Cowardice, as distinguished from panic, is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend the functioning of the imagination. Learning to suspend your imagination and live completely in the very second of the present with no before and no

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Linus Pauling: Ideas

  The best way to have a good idea is to have lots of ideas. -Linus Pauling, chemist, peace activist, author, educator; Nobel Prize in chemistry, Nobel Peace Prize (1901-1994)   Related articles Linus Pauling( Linus Pauling( Linus Pauling Institute(

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Marie Curie: Curiosity

Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas. —Marie Curie  

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Anatole France: Vain sounds

The finest words in the world are only vain sounds if you cannot understand them. -Anatole France, novelist, essayist, Nobel laureate (1844-1924) Related articles Quote of the day ( Thought for Today ( All Writers Are Vain. ( Take Me

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True stories

    Some stories are true that never happened. -Elie Wiesel, writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1928)   Related articles Elie Wiesel: Bosnia was not Auschwitz, but it was genocide ( Elie Wiesel returns Hungary honour over Nazi ‘whitewash’ ( Wiesel

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Inner Fire

In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit. -Albert Schweitzer, philosopher,

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  • People only echo what they believe, not what they do not. 3 weeks ago
  • If it feels unjust, it usually is. It helps to know why and, better still, explain why. 3 weeks ago
  • Giving and gifting are not the same. The giver expects; giving should be sustainable. The gifter does not. Gifting is usually excess. 3 weeks ago
  • A change of heart in one does not necessarily imply a change of heart in all. 3 weeks ago

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