We must not listen to those who advise us being men to think human thoughts, and being mortals to think mortal thoughts,’ but must put on immortality as much as is possible and strain every nerve to live according to that best part of us, which, being small in bulk, yet much more in its power and honor surpasses all else
The exposition, the development, and the decapitation
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances
Man will either be governed by force or the wills of his own heart
Don’t be offended….. That’s a hypothetical question
Engineering is made of coffee
But he knows the way that I take;
when he has tested me, I will come forth as gold.
My feet have closely followed his steps;
I have kept to his way without turning aside.
Making people comfortable here for an eternity in Hell is an ignorant, empty exercise.
When I see a cougar I know exactly what to do. I get down on one knee and just propose.
Barbarian: A man who has nothing to remember.
Find your inner vegetable
The difference between a lady and a flower girl is not how she behaves, but how she is treated.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life. All that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about
Truly my soul finds rest in God;
my salvation comes from him.
Truly he is my rock and my salvation;
he is my fortress, I will never be shaken.
In a state of nature men are equal, exactly on a par in regard to authority: each one is a law to
himself, having the law of God, the sole rule of conduct, written on his heart.
In science you want to say something that nobody knew before, in words which everyone can understand. In poetry you are bound to say… something that everybody knows already in words that nobody can understand.
A problem well-put is half solved
Very truly I tell you, unless a kernel of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains only a single seed. But if it dies, it produces many seeds. Anyone who loves their life will lose it, while anyone who hates their life in this world will keep it for eternal life. Whoever serves me must follow me; and where I am, my servant also will be. My Father will honor the one who serves me.
She is clothed in strength and dignity, she laughs without fear of the future.
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
Today I feel more like a Honda.
Terrify not men or God will terrify thee
We can do no great things, only small things with great love