The thing we must strive for today…

What a child can do in cooperation today, he can do alone tomorrow.-Lev Vygotsky (1896 – 1934) Competition has been shown to be useful up to a certain point and no further, but cooperation, which is the thing we must strive for today, begins where competition leaves off.-Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 – 1945) The only… Continue reading The thing we must strive for today…

All you can hope for is to go on…

Hope is such a bait, it covers any hook.-Oliver Goldsmith (1728 – 1774) The world is bad but not without hope. It is only hopeless when you look at it from an ideal viewpoint.-Friedrich Dürrenmatt (1921 – 1990) Hope is a talent like any other.-Storm Jameson (1891 – 1986) Courage is like love; it must… Continue reading All you can hope for is to go on…

Murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers…

Older men declare war. But it is the youth that must fight and die.-Herbert Hoover (1874 – 1964) The more you sweat in peace, the less you bleed in war.-Herbert Norman Schwarzkopf Jr. (1934 – 2012) War does not determine who is right - only who is left.-Bertrand Russell (1872 – 1970) There is no… Continue reading Murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers…

Either a daring adventure, or nothing…

Adventure is worthwhile in itself. -Amelia Earhart (1897 – disappeared 1937) Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.-Helen Keller (1880 –… Continue reading Either a daring adventure, or nothing…