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Thoughts of the Day

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart." - Helen Keller
Work life balance.... is it important to you? Did you know that according to a Harvard Business School survey, 94 percent of working professionals reported working more than 50 hours per week, and nearly half said they worked more than 65 hours.
"The internet could be a very positive step towards education, organisation and participation in a meaningful society." - Noam Chomsky
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I think we can make a real difference once we see past our lifetimes. What do you think of this idea to donate $1 today & give it away in 2215 when it has grown into $190 Million? http://igg.me/at/2215
"Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious." - Stephen Hawking
“Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right things.” - Peter Drucker
"Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself." - Leo Tolstoy
We speak not only to tell other people what we think, but to tell ourselves what we think. Speech is a part of thought. - Oliver Sacks
"To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge." - Socrates
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning." - Albert Einstein
"Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected." - Steve Jobs
The line between good and evil is permeable and almost anyone can be induced to cross it when pressured by situational forces. - Philip Zimbardo
"I believe that if journalists ever stop uncovering abuses of power, and ever stop publishing stories about those abuses, we will lose our democracy." - James Risen
To be loved or to be feared? Neither. To be respected and revered.
"Education has failed in a very serious way to convey the most important lesson science can teach: skepticism." -David Suzuki
A person's greatest measure of themselves requires only a close look at the people they love the most.
"Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know." - Ernest Hemingway
"Heroes are those who can somehow resist the power of the situation and act out of noble motives, or behave in ways that do not demean others when they easily can." - Philip Zimbardo
"The line between good and evil is permeable and almost anyone can be induced to cross it when pressured by situational forces." - Philip Zimbardo
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