“If there is no struggle, there is no progress. Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground, they want rain without thunder and lightning. They want the ocean without the awful roar of its many waters.”
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December 2020 Countdown – December 28!
“It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.”
Image: Tomás Sánchez, “Aislarse”
December 2020 Countdown – December 17!
“Love not what you are, but what you may become.”
Image: Giving Speaks
December 2020 Countdown – December 16!
“If you don’t make time to work on creating the life you want, you’re eventually going to be forced to spend a lot of time dealing with a life you don’t want.”
December 2020 Countdown – December 9!
“Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them but I can look up and see their beauty believe in them and try to follow where they lead.”
Louisa May Alcott
December 2020 Countdown – December 8!
It is better to have less thunder in the mouth and more lightning in the hand.
Retro Quote – June Jordan
“To tell the truth is to become beautiful, to begin to love yourself. And that’s political, in its most profound way.”
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