Tag Archives: honesty

Thought for the Day – September 10th, 2013

09-10

Jefferson, Thomas. A Summary View of the Rights of British America. July 1774
SEE: http://books.google.com/books?id=RcI0AQAAMAAJ
SEE: http://www.loc.gov/rr/rarebook/guide/ra008001.html
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WEB PRESENCE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Jefferson
WEB PRESENCE: http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/presidents/jefferson/
WEB PRESENCE: http://founders.archives.gov/about/Jefferson
WEB PRESENCE: http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/presidents/thomasjefferson

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Thought for the Day – June 24th

06-24

Twain, Mark. Mark Twain’s Notebook, ed. Albert Bigelow Paine (1935)
Notebook entry, January or February 1894
SEE: http://books.google.com/books?id=DjBVlb7cBSIC&pg=PA240
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Thought for the Day – May 26th

05-26

“Нет ничего в мире труднее прямодушия, и нет ничего легче лести.”
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor. Crime and Punishment. 1866. Part VI, Chapter IV
SEE (English): http://www.gutenberg.org/files/2554/2554-h/2554-h.htm
SEE (English): http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Crime_and_Punishment/Part_VI/Chapter_IV
SEE (Russian): https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B5VQAqqxyJK6d3JKOThEeFJLXzA
WEB PRESENCE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fyodor_Dostoyevsky
WEB PRESENCE: https://twitter.com/Dostoyevsky
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VARIANT:
“There is nothing in the world, honesty is more difficult, and there is nothing easier than flattery.”