Quotation Of The Day

Information

Quotation Of The Day

A place to post quotations that inspired you, made your day better, or made you pause and think.

Members: 23
Latest Activity: 9 hours ago

Discussion Forum

Mark Twain's War Prayer.

Started by Daniel W. Last reply by Andrew Apr 13. 9 Replies

The Last American

Started by Daniel W. Last reply by Andrew Apr 8. 4 Replies

Dan Rather on "Alternative Facts"

Started by Loren Miller. Last reply by eric stone Mar 6. 37 Replies

Comment Wall

Comment

You need to be a member of Quotation Of The Day to add comments!

Comment by Bertold Brautigan on April 22, 2017 at 10:41am

The only conclusion I can draw from recent events is that the Fox News Channel was even more of a sewer backstage than it is on the air . . .

--Charles Pierce

Comment by Loren Miller on April 21, 2017 at 4:25am

We have a choice. We have two options as human beings. We have a choice between conversation and war. That's it. Conversation and violence. And faith is a conversation stopper.
― Sam Harris

I thought this made a rather powerful statement ... but then, I LIKE Sam Harris.

Comment by Joan Denoo on April 21, 2017 at 1:35am

"Treat the Earth well. It was not given to you by your parents. It was loaned to you by your children. We do not inherit the Earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. 

 ~ Native American Proverb 

Comment by Joan Denoo on April 21, 2017 at 12:50am

"If this earth should ever be destroyed, it will be by desire, by the lust of pleasure and self-gratification." 

~ Lame Deer 

Comment by Loren Miller on April 20, 2017 at 6:09am

“The reason people use a crucifix against vampires is because vampires are allergic to bullshit.”
― Richard Pryor

Funny thing – I'm pretty sure I have the same allergy!  And Gary, you're talking to a BIG fan of Dan Rather!

Comment by Gary S on April 19, 2017 at 8:25pm

Loren and Daniel, I like those quotes.

Here is also a Dan Rather one that I like:

"The world is a better place when we have an open exchange of ideas."

Comment by Bertold Brautigan on April 19, 2017 at 4:41pm

I agree - it has an ecstatic, pantheistic ring. Reminds me somewhat of this one: 

Quero hacer contigo lo que la primavera hace con los cerezos.

[I want to do to you what spring does to the cherry trees.]

--Pablo Neruda

Comment by Daniel W on April 19, 2017 at 12:11pm

Loren, I'm awed by that quotation.

Comment by Loren Miller on April 19, 2017 at 12:03pm

Great stuff, Daniel. Who would have thought that Sitting Bull, besides being a fearsome warrior, was a brilliant poet?

Comment by Daniel W on April 19, 2017 at 11:35am

Behold, my friends, the spring is come; the earth has gladly received the embraces of the sun, and we
shall soon see the results of their love!

-Sitting Bull

 

Members (22)

 
 
 

line

Update Your Membership :

Membership

line

line

Nexus on Social Media:

line

© 2017   Atheist Nexus. All rights reserved. Admin: Richard Haynes.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service