Droll or Dull

“…it’s economics, and religion, and psychology, and anthropology, and astronomy, and physics and ecology and literature. That’s the great thing about history, you can’t put the past into little boxes that you study for fifty minutes a day until the bell rings. You can’t separate what happened from what people wanted and believed and valued.”

– John Green (via dreamasif)

love

with health care reform comes a shocking rise in marriages

with health care reform comes a shocking rise in marriages

“Praeparetur animus contra omnia”

– Seneca

“But anything and everything is possible for every mother’s child of us - we are all in the same box, and not only death but all forms of decay knock at our gate and summon us to go out into their wilderness, and yet every ideal we dream of is realized in the same life of which these things are part, and we must house it and suffer it and take whatever it brings for the sake of the ends that are certainly being fulfilled by its means, behind the screen.”

“History is written by the winners.”

– Alex Haley

“I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.”

– Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Sometimes you make the right decision; sometimes you make the decision right”

– Dr. Phil McGraw