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Sunday, November 12, 2006
Refdesk Thoughts of the Day:
“Facts which at first seem improbable will..."
“Facts which at first seem improbable will, even on scant explanation, drop the cloak which has hidden them and stand forth in naked and simple beauty."
"We have not passed that subtle line between childhood and adulthood..."
"We have not passed that subtle line between childhood and adulthood until we move
from the passive voice to the active voice - that is, until we have stopped saying, 'It got lost,' and say, 'I lost it.' "
-Sydney J. Harris
"Patience is bitter..."
"Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet."