The Imperishable Gem

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Daily Gem -- Mar 28th, 2012 28 Mar 2012 03:06 #54601

(Submitted by Jedi Apprentice Psyddhattha)

I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.

- Confucius
Master: Jestor
“I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them" -- Baruch Spinoza.

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Daily Gem -- Mar 29th, 2012 29 Mar 2012 02:12 #54661

(Submitted by Jedi Knight Akkarin)

Liberty is not the means to a higher political end. It is itself the highest political end.

- Lord Acton
Master: Jestor
“I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them" -- Baruch Spinoza.

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Daily Gem -- Mar 30th, 2012 30 Mar 2012 02:10 #54731

(Submitted by Jedi Apprentice Viskhard)

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

- Icelandic Proverb
Master: Jestor
“I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them" -- Baruch Spinoza.

The following user(s) said Thank You: Jacen solo, Psyddhattha, Locksley

Daily Gem -- Apr 1st, 2012 01 Apr 2012 11:59 #54867

(Submitted by Jedi Knight Akkarin)

Woe to him whose good name is more to him than goodness.

– Herman Melville, Moby Dick
Master: Jestor
“I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them" -- Baruch Spinoza.

The following user(s) said Thank You: Akkarin

The Imperishable Gem -- Apr 10th, 2012 10 Apr 2012 05:55 #55836

(Submitted by Senior Jedi Knight Akkarin)

" 'You're waiting for a train. A train that'll take you far away. You know where you hope this train will take you. But you can't know for sure. Yet it doesn't matter. Now, tell me why?'

" 'Because you'll be together!' "

- Cobb to Mal - Inception (2010).
Master: Jestor
“I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them" -- Baruch Spinoza.

The following user(s) said Thank You: Akkarin, Adhara, Reliah

The Imperishable Gem -- Apr 11th, 2012 11 Apr 2012 04:46 #55941

(Submitted by Jedi Apprentice Adder)

Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is enlightenment.

- Lao Tzu
Master: Jestor
“I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them" -- Baruch Spinoza.

The following user(s) said Thank You: Akkarin, Adder, Wescli Wardest, Jacen solo

The Imperishable Gem -- Apr 13th, 2012 13 Apr 2012 05:01 #56158

Yesterday is history, tomorrow a mystery, but TODAY is Friday the 13th!

- Unknown
Master: Jestor
“I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them" -- Baruch Spinoza.

The Imperishable Gem -- Apr 14th, 2012 14 Apr 2012 18:47 #56267

No, this is not the beginning of a new chapter in my life; this is the beginning of a new book! That first book is already closed, ended, and tossed into the seas; this new book is newly opened, has just begun! Look, it is the first page! And it is a beautiful one!

- C. JoyBell C.
Master: Jestor
“I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them" -- Baruch Spinoza.

The following user(s) said Thank You: Akkarin, Kimla Daalm

The Imperishable Gem -- Apr 16th, 2012 16 Apr 2012 00:47 #56387

The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters.

- Francisco Goya
Master: Jestor
“I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them" -- Baruch Spinoza.

The following user(s) said Thank You: Locksley

The Imperishable Gem -- Apr 17th, 2012 17 Apr 2012 03:00 #56546

We can only appreciate the miracle of a sunrise if we have waited in the darkness.

- Unknown
Master: Jestor
“I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them" -- Baruch Spinoza.

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