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Saturday, August 18, 2007
Refdesk Thoughts of the Day:
"The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away..."
"The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts."
"I came, I saw..."
"I came, I saw, I conquered."
"Real generosity towards the future lies..."
"Real generosity towards the future lies in giving all to the present."
"One cannot divine nor forecast the conditions that will make happiness..."
"One cannot divine nor forecast the conditions that will make happiness; one only
stumbles upon them by chance, in a lucky hour, at the world’s end somewhere, and hold fast to the days, as to fortune or fame."
"Wisdom we know is the knowledge of good and evil..."
"Wisdom we know is the knowledge of good and evil not the strength to choose between
"Everything should be first-rate in a person..."
"Everything should be first-rate in a person, his face, clothes, soul and
-Anton Pavlovich Chekhov