Collection of Quotes – Spring ’23

“I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.” Thomas Jefferson

“Inside every seed is the potential for an incredible harvest.” Farrah Gray

“The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.”Daniel J. Boorstin

“To impoverish the earth to support outward greatness appears to be an injury to the succeeding age.” John Woolman

“A day without laughter is a day wasted.” Charlie Chaplin

“10% of conflict is due to difference in opinion and 90% is due to wrong tone of voice.” Susan Wiertzema

“The world is too dangerous for anything but truth and too small for anything but love.”William Sloane Coffin Jr.

“Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.” Jane Addams

“You develop an instant global consciousness, a people orientation, an intense dissatisfaction with the state of the world, and a compulsion to do something about it.” Edgar Mitchell (Apollo 14) on the Overview Effect

“It is not a calculated risk if you haven’t calculated it.” Naved Abdali

“The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits.” Albert Einstein

“Thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder. K. Chesterton

“Your silence will not protect you.” Audre Lord

CRM 4/18/23