Wisdom from the greatest voices of reason who are, or have ever been, in our world

10th May

Talking about music is like dancing about architecture.

Steve Martin

Rough diamonds may sometimes be mistaken for worthless pebbles.

Sir Thomas Browne

Mistrust makes life difficult. Trust makes it risky.

Mason Cooley

A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

In the name of the best within you, do not sacrifice this world to those who are its worst. In the name of the values that keep you alive, do not let your vision of man be distorted by the ugly, the cowardly, the mindless... Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark, in the hopeless swamps of the approximate, the not-quite, the not-yet, the not-at-all. Do not let the hero in your soul perish, in lonely frustration for the life you deserved, but have never been able to reach. Check your road and the nature of your battle. The world you desired can be won, it exists, it is real, it is possible, it's yours.

Ayn Rand (1905-1982)

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