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Thought for the Day – June 29th


“ὅσῳ χαλεπώτερα ἐπιφέρουσιν αἱ ὀργαὶ καὶ λῦπαι αἱ ἐπὶ τοῖς τοιούτοις, ἤπερ αὐτά ἐστιν ἐφ οἷς ὀργιζόμεθα καὶ λυπούμεθα.”
The Thoughts of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius. Book XI, Section 18.8
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“consider how much more pain is brought on us by the anger and vexation caused by such acts than by the acts themselves, at which we are angry and vexed”

Thought for the Day – June 18th


No Latin Translation found
Francis of Assisi. The Counsels of the Holy Father St. Francis, Admonition 27
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Thought for the Day – June 10th


Emerson, Ralph Waldo. Emerson in His Journals. Cambridge, Mass: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1982. p. 206
(Concord  and Discord: 1835 – 1838)
Entry dated: for 8 November 1838
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