Your Thought for Today

Quotes to begin your day from John Larkin


Ludwig von Mises

Less is more.


Edmund Burke

To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.


Will Rogers

Diplomacy is the art of saying ‘Nice doggie’ until you can find a rock.


Ben Franklin

Well done is better than well said.


Ambrose Bierce

Doubt is the father of invention.



George Orwell (1903-1950)

In our age there is no such thing as ‘keeping out of politics’. All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia.


Lawrence Peter

Fortune knocks but once but misfortune has more patience


Charles Darwin


My mind seems to have become a kind of machine grinding general laws out of large collections

It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.



Brenda Ueland

““Why should we all use our creative power?   Because there is nothing that makes people so generous, joyful, lively, bold and compassionate, so indifferent to fighting and the accumulation of objects and money.”

(This from a contributor writing from Venice, Italy)


Yogi Berra

There are some people who, if they don’t already know, you can’t tell ’em.