Daily Quote: David Cameron on the European Union

Today, hundreds of millions dwell in freedom, from the Baltic to the Adriatic, from the Western Approaches to the Aegean. And while we must never take this for granted, the first purpose of the European Union – to secure peace – has been achieved and we should pay tribute to all those in the EU,… Read More

Daily Quote: Angela Merkel on European identity

I said, yet again, for Germany, Europe is not only indispensable, it is part and parcel of our identity. We’ve always said German unity, European unity and integration, that’s two parts of one and the same coin. But we want, obviously, to boost our competitiveness. Angela Merkel Image courtesy of Armin Linnartz under the Creative… Read More

Daily Quote: John Steinbeck describes Greed

It has always seemed strange to me… the things we admire in men, kindness and generosity, openness, honesty, understanding and feeling, are the concomitants of failure in our system. And those traits we detest, sharpness, greed, acquisitiveness, meanness, egotism and self-interest, are the traits of success. And while men admire the quality of the first… Read More

Daily Quote: Deepak Chopra on Leadership

Enlightened leadership is spiritual if we understand spirituality not as some kind of religious dogma or ideology but as the domain of awareness where we experience values like truth, goodness, beauty, love and compassion, and also intuition, creativity, insight and focused attention. Deepak Chopra Image courtesy of ISHAR under the Creative Commons Attribution license

Daily Quote: What it cost Tom Magnum P.I.

Magnum: [narrates] So far this case had cost me my right to the wine cellar, the last cash in my pocket, and nearly my life. If that clerk was lying to me, I was gonna come back down here and shove that Robin Masters paperback in his ear! Magnum P.I. (Thank Heaven for Little Girls… Read More

Daily Quote: Alex Jones on real Treasures

The real treasures in this life, Are family, is blood, friends, old friends, friends living, friends long gone. But in this materialistic society there are many people that would sell their soul, for the trinkets, and symbols, of power and success. They wonder why they’re so miserable. All the junk will never make you happy,… Read More

Daily Quote: Miranda Kerr faces challenges

I feel like life is really short, and it’s important to enjoy yourself and embrace whatever comes your way, whether it’s a challenging day or a great day, just welcome it with open arms. No matter who you are, you can’t escape challenges; they are part of life. Miranda Kerr Image courtesy Rodrigo.Argenton under Creative… Read More

Daily Quote: LEGO on original thoughts

Vitruvius: We are entering your mind. Emmet: What? Lucy: I don’t think he’s ever had an original thought. Emmet: That’s not true. Introducing, the double decker couch so everyone could watch TV together and be buddies. Lucy: That’s literally the dumbest thing I ever heard. Vitruvius: Let me handle this. That idea is just the… Read More