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Gautama Buddha

“In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west; people create distinctions out of their own minds and then believe them to be true.” –Gautama Buddha, Founder of Buddhism, born December 1st (generic), 563 Happy Birthday!!

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John Adams

“Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.” –John Adams, 2nd President of the United States, born October 30th, 1735 Happy Birthday!!

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Francois de La Rochefoucauld

“Those who occupy their minds with small matters, generally become incapable of greatness.” –Francois de La Rochefoucauld, writer, born September 15th, 1613

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Carl Sagan

“Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.” –Carl Sagan, astronomer, November 9th, 1935 Happy Birthday!!

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Stevie Wonder

“Minds ripen at very different ages.” –Stevie Wonder, musician, born May 13th, 1950

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Anton Chekhov

“People who lead a lonely existence always have something on their minds that they are eager to talk about.” – Anton Chekhov, dramatist, January 9th, 1860 – July 15, 1904 Happy Birthday!!

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Old Photo of the Day – Kindergarten

  A look back to kindergarten from years long passed, c. 1920-1930s, in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. Those children look absolutely thrilled. (And by thrilled, it’s actually implied they’re bored out of their minds.) Image from the following source.

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