Thursday, December 15, 2005

Christmas Quotes

Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful. Norman Vincent Peale

Christmas is a time when you get homesick - even when you're home. Carol Nelson

He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree. Roy L. Smith

Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind. Mary Ellen Chase

Christmas gift suggestions: To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect. Orent Arnold

Merry Christmas! Why must we only be able to say it once a year, when we can give anytime of the year. Oh well. MERRY CHRISTMAS!!! Anonymous

Christmas isn't a season. It's a feeling. Edna Ferber

Why is Christmas just like a day at the office? You do all the work and the fat guy with the suit gets all the credit! Unknown

Remember, if Christmas isn't found in your heart, you won't find it under the tree. Charlotte Carpenter

Sunday, December 04, 2005

Quotes about Beauty

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our hearts are drunk with a beauty our eyes could never see. George W. Russell

The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious - the fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science. ALbert Einstein

When I am working on a problem I never think about beauty. I only think about how to solve the problem. But when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong. Buckminster Fuller

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen, nor touched ... but are felt in the heart. Hellen Keller

The pain passes, but the beauty remains. Pierre Auguste Renoir

A thing of beauty is a joy forever. John Keats

It is a wholesome and necessary thing for us to turn again to the earth and in the contemplation of her beauties to know of wonder and humility. Rachel Carson

Friday, December 02, 2005

Albert Einstein Quotes

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain; and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.

Imagination is more important than knowledge...

It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.

Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

The important thing is not to stop questioning.

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.