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February 6, 2015
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We should ask, critically and with appeal to the numbers, whether the best site for a growing advancing industrial society is Earth, the Moon, Mars, some other planet, or somewhere else entirely. Surprisingly, the answer will be inescapable — the best site is "somewhere else entirely."

~ Gerard K. O'Neill ~

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February 7, 2015
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Reflect upon your present blessings — of which every man has many — not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.

~ Charles Dickens ~

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February 8, 2015
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Every morning
I shall concern myself anew about the boundary
Between the love-deed-Yes and the power-deed-No
And pressing forward honor reality.

We cannot avoid
Using power,
Cannot escape the compulsion
To afflict the world,
So let us, cautious in diction
And mighty in contradiction,
Love powerfully.

~ Martin Buber ~


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February 9, 2015
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If you want to be respected by others the great thing is to respect yourself. Only by that, only by self-respect will you compel others to respect you.

~ Fyodor Dostoevsky ~

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February 10, 2015
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Don't put no constrictions on da people. Leave 'em ta hell alone.

~ Jimmy Durante ~

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February 11, 2015
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Misfortune is never mournful to the soul that accepts it; for such do always see that every cloud is an angel’s face. Every man deems that he has precisely the trials and temptations which are the hardest of all others for him to bear; but they are so, simply because they are the very ones he most needs.

~ Lydia Maria Child ~

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February 12, 2015
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At what point shall we expect the approach of danger? By what means shall we fortify against it? Shall we expect some transatlantic military giant to step the ocean and crush us at a blow? Never! All the armies of Europe, Asia, and Africa combined, with all the treasure of the earth (our own excepted) in their military chest, with a Bonaparte for a commander, could not by force take a drink from the Ohio or make a track on the Blue Ridge in a trial of a thousand years.
At what point then is the approach of danger to be expected? I answer. If it ever reach us it must spring up amongst us; it cannot come from abroad. If destruction be our lot we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of freemen we must live through all time or die by suicide.

~ Abraham Lincoln ~

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February 13, 2015
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No love-story has ever been told twice. I never heard any tale of lovers that did not seem to me as new as the world on its first morning.

~ Eleanor Farjeon ~

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February 14, 2015
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Work is not an end in itself; there must always be time enough for love.

~ Robert A. Heinlein ~
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February 15, 2015
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  Kings had always been involving and impoverishing their people in wars, pretending generally, if not always, that the good of the people was the object. This our convention understood to be the most oppressive of all kingly oppressions, and they resolved to so frame the Constitution that no one man should hold the power of bringing this oppression upon us. ~ Abraham Lincoln
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February 16, 2015
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In essence, religion was love; in no case was it logic. Reason can reach nothing except through the senses; God, by essence, cannot be reached through the senses; if he is to be known at all, he must be known by contact of spirit with spirit, essence with essence; directly; by emotion; by ecstasy; by absorption of our existence with his; by substitution of his spirit for ours.

~ Henry Adams ~

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February 17, 2015
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Our philosophy... reduceth to a single origin and relateth to a single end, and maketh contraries to coincide so that there is one primal foundation both of origin and of end. From this coincidence of contraries, we deduce that ultimately it is divinely true that contraries are within contraries; wherefore it is not difficult to compass the knowledge that each thing is within every other.

~ Giordano Bruno ~

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February 18, 2015
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It's enough to have faith in one aspect of God. You have faith in God without form. That is very good. But never get into your head that your faith alone is true and every other is false. Know for certain that God without form is real and that God with form is also real. Then hold fast to whichever faith appeals to you.

~ Ramakrishna ~

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February 19, 2015
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It don't take a genius to spot a goat in a flock of sheep.

~ Anonymous ~
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February 20, 2015
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Come
As you are
As you were
As I want you to be
As a trend
As a friend
As an old enemy
Take your time
Hurry up
The choice is yours
don't be late…

~ Kurt Cobain ~

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February 21, 2015
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The artist is the only one who knows that the world is a subjective creation, that there is a choice to be made, a selection of elements. It is a materialization, an incarnation of his inner world. Then he hopes to attract others into it. He hopes to impose his particular vision and share it with others. And when the second stage is not reached, the brave artist continues nevertheless. The few moments of communion with the world are worth the pain, for it is a world for others, an inheritance for others, a gift to others, in the end. When you make a world tolerable for yourself, you make a world tolerable for others.

~ Anaïs Nin ~

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Erratum : This QOTD originally was presented with the statement "All writers have concealed more than they revealed" at the start of it. This is also quote of Anaïs Nin, but from a later portion of the same work, and after reviewing my notes, I believe its inclusion at the start of this statement was a transcription error entirely on my part, as I rather hurriedly gathered up ideas to use for QOTD in the brief time I had the day before yesterday. In over 11 years of QOTD work, I believe this is the first time I have made this type of error, and will be on guard against repeating it in the future. ~ Kalki·· 23:49, 22 February 2015 + tweaks (UTC)
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February 22, 2015
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Of all the animosities which have existed among mankind, those which are caused by difference of sentiments in religion appear to be the most inveterate and distressing, and ought most to be deprecated.

~ George Washington ~

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February 23, 2015
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At some time, here or hereafter, every account must be settled, and every debt paid in full.

~ John Heyl Vincent ~

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February 24, 2015
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You have to trust in something — your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.

~ Steve Jobs ~

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February 25, 2015
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From the Hindu perspective, each soul is divine. All religions are branches of one big tree. It doesn't matter what you call Him just as long as you call. Just as cinematic images appear to be real but are only combinations of light and shade, so is the universal variety a delusion. The planetary spheres, with their countless forms of life, are naught but figures in a cosmic motion picture. One's values are profoundly changed when he is finally convinced that creation is only a vast motion picture and that not in, but beyond, lies his own ultimate reality.

~ George Harrison ~
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February 26, 2015
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Jesus wept; Voltaire smiled. Of that divine tear and that human smile is composed the sweetness of the present civilization.

~ Victor Hugo ~

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