“We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” ~.~ “The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference.” ~.~ “There may be times when…
“Fools multiply when wise men are silent.” ~.~ “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” ~.~ “I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the…
“Their cause is our cause.” ~.~ “The noblest search is the search for excellence.” ~.~ “Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.” ~.~
That which is essential, is invisible to the eye. (The Secret as told to the Little Prince by the Fox) ~.~ A goal without a plan is just a wish. ~.~
Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s a heaven for? ~.~
No man can call himself liberal, or radical, or even a conservative advocate of fair play, if his work depends in any way on the unpaid or underpaid labor of women at home, or in…
The best leader is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it. ~.~
Good slogans have rhyme, rhythm or alliteration to make them memorable. ~.~
“There is nothing noble about being superior to one’s fellow man.” ~.~ An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools. ~.~
John G. Johnson
I'm a freelance web designer, now. However, I've spent most of my life in the practical worlds of commerce, management, non-profits and construction.
A Journey by Design is my long, self-promised time to "let the genii out of the bottle" to "catch lightning in a bottle".
Most everything here is original. I added Aphorisms for they inspire me to explore creation around and inside myself.
So come, walk this bit and share with me. Send it back, or send it on, that I may see loved things, anew, "or what's a heaven for?"
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