Posts Tagged ‘Sunlight’

The author Robert Louis Stevenson had great difficulty with illness in his short life.  One day, his wife came into the room where he was coughing and said, “I suppose you will tell me that it’s a glorious day.”  Stevenson replied that’s precisely what he’d planned to say.  Seeing the sunlight stream through his bedroom window, he explained: “I refuse to let a row of medicine bottles be the circumference of my horizon.”
    —    Cited by various sources on the web
On This Day In:
2018 Wars Without Taxes
2017 Multiplication And Division
2016 I Went To The Woods…
2015 I’ve Got To Run
2014 Which Is It?
2013 Making You Stronger
2012 Sick Of Being Sick
Greater Than Power
2011 Clear, Specific And Measurable
2010 The Runner’s High
Into The Dark…

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The Lord will drench you with His showers, but he will dry you with His sun.
   —    Czech Proverb
Publicity is justly commended as a remedy for social and industrial diseases.  Sunlight is said to be the best of disinfectants; electric light the most efficient policeman.
   —    Louis D. Brandeis
Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court
On This Day In:
2017 While Congress Slept
2016 And A Fellow Who Insists On Telling Us He’s Smart?
2015 Curves Ahead
2014 Sitting?
2013 Misperceptions
2012 Essential Experience
2011 Lest We Forget Those Still In Harm’s Way
Sound Familiar?

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