Thought-provoking Words from Others…

“Expect Nothing and Appreciate Everything”

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“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards”

By Soren Kierkegaard

“The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you”

By B. B. King

“I am born with a past”

By Alasdair Macintyre

“When we assess the moral worth of an action, we assess the motive from which it’s done, not the consequences it produces”

An excerpt from Justice: What’s the Right Thing to Do? by Michael J. Sandel

“No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.”

By Heraclitus

“We Are Marching toward Death through Fire”

By Umberto Eco, Inventing the Enemy : essays on everything

“If there were no facts but only interpretations,then an interpretation would be an interpretation of what?”

By Umberto Eco, Inventing the Enemy : essays on everything

“It is better to be a human being dissatisfied than a pig satisfied”

By John Stuart Mill, Utilitarianism

“Religious liberty might be supposed to mean that everybody is free to discuss religion. In practice, it means that hardly anybody is allowed to mention it”

By G. K. Chesterton

“To have a right to do a thing is not at all the same as to be right in doing it”

By G. K. Chesterton

“War enables a community to recognize itself as a nation”

By Umberto Eco, Inventing the Enemy : essays on everything