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Jewels (Quotations) for the Week | March 9th – 15th, 2014

14 March 2014 No Comment

I post jewels (quotations) to Facebook, typically daily, around 3pm. I also post many more quotes to my Twitter account here. Enjoy and feel free to add any of your favorite jewels in the comment section below…

Jewels for the Week 3/9/14 to 3/15/14:

“We both had courage, but not strength. We both committed the same kind of treason somewhere.” ~ Ayn Rand (used in my post, Greatness Requires Courage, & Courage Requires STRENGTH)

“Before you can do things for people, you must be the kind of man who can get things done. But to get things done, you must love the doing, not the people – your own work, not any possible object of your charity.” ~ Ayn Rand

“Nothing is more contemptible than the willingness to pander to human stupidity and ignore human intelligence, regardless of the numerical preponderance of either at any given time.” ~ Ayn Rand…yes, AGAIN, in The Ayn Rand Column. (Oceanside, CA: Second Renaissance Books, 1991); pg. 44

“Whoever is first in the field and awaits the coming of the enemy will be fresh for the fight; whoever is second to the field must hasten to battle and will arrive exhausted.” ~ Sun Tzu

“A loaded wagon makes no noise; an empty vessel makes the most.” ~ can’t recall

“We’re all rich as far as promises go.” ~ Ovid in Ars Amatoria, “The Art of Love.”

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“The will to have meaning in life is superior to the will to have power or find pleasure…”


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