Food for Thought


Breakfast, dinner, tea; in extreme cases, breakfast, luncheon, dinner, tea, supper, and a glass of something hot at bedtime. What care we take about feeding the lucky body! Which of us does as much for his mind?

Lewis Carroll

We love food but we thought we should also feed our mind. When we need food for thought we turn to our collection of inspirational quotes and wise sayings. We have used these quotes in our blog posts but list them here for easy reference.

Food for Thought

Spend your money on things money can buy. Spend your time on the things money can’t buy.
– Haruki Murukami

Taking crazy things seriously is a serious waste of time.
– Haruki Murukami

Lucky parents who have fine children usually have lucky children who have fine parents.
– James A. Brewer

The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you’re not going to stay where you are.
– John Pierpont “J.P.” Morgan

Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
– Nathaniel Hawthorne

You can turn any investment into a bad deal by paying too much. What you can’t do is turn any investment into a good deal by paying little.
– Warren Buffet

Spend your time on the things money can’t buy.

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