Spirituality, Quotes,

“A feeble executive implies a feeble execution of the government. A feeble execution is but another phrase for a bad execution and a government ill executed, whatever may be its theory, must be, in practice, a bad government.” Alexander Hamilton in Federalist No. 70 in 1788.

“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe.”Albert Einstein

The prime purpose of eloquence is to keep other people from talking. — Louis Vermeil

“Blessed are those who hear the word of God and obey it” (Lk 11:28)

Zoo: An excellent place to study the habits of human beings… Evan Esar

An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex.…Aldous Huxley

This is still one of my favorite quotes…

Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be…             Anton Chekhov

I just loved this quote; a great actress, sure had a great grasp of reality:

Acting is the most minor of gifts and not a very high-class way to earn a living. After all, Shirley Temple could do it at the age of four.…Katharine Hepburn

Just imagine, if even for a day…

You must give some time to your fellow man. Even if it’s a little thing, do something for others – something for which you get no pay but the privilege of doing it.

Just think about it…’hedonism or excess’?

Who knew pleasure could lead to death?

On love:

Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too; this is why a great and clear mind loves ardently, and sees distinctly what it loves…                   Blaise Pascal

In other words, even though we may be caught-up in love, lust, or infatuation, love with a clear mind 

 “Wisdom is supreme; therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you; embrace her and she will honor you.” Proverbs 4:7-8

Try and keep our mouths closed:

“The tongue of the wise makes knowledge acceptable; but the mouth of fools spouts folly.”

Plain and simple, clear, concise, and straight to the point:

“Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get, it’s what you are expected to give — which is everything.”

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