Friday, June 12, 2009

Quotes of the day


Quote Put more trust in nobility of character than in an oath.
– Solon, Greek statesman, poet (638-558 BC)

Thou shalt not be a victim. Thou shalt not be a perpetrator. Above all, thou shalt not be a bystander.
– Holocaust Museum

For those who are always courteous and respectful of elders, four things increase: life, beauty, happiness, and strength.
– Gautama Buddha, founder of Buddhism (563-483 BC)

Every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity an obligation; every possession a duty.
– John D. Rockefeller, industrialist, philanthropist (1839-1937)

A person of character plays fair even when others don’t and values no achievement unless it was attained with honor.
– Michael Josephson


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