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Sunday, October 18, 2009

Winston Churchill quotes: We have always found the Irish a bit odd. They refuse to be English.


We have always found the Irish a bit odd. They refuse to be English.
- Winston Churchill


Like most Winston Churchill quotes, this one contains an odd biting kind of humor. So how is this strange quote inspirational?

What is the one characteristic of other people that we usually find unpleasant? Mostly, what we dislike in other people is that they are different, in some substantial way, from ourselves, our friends and our neighbors.

Churchill highlights this universal human frailty through his witty quip.

*** Book of the day: Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson

Further reading: On the Unworkability of Vengeance

Try a new perspective on diversity. Across the country and around the world, we are all one. - jlh

Life is a reflection of intent - jlh

How To Be Happy In Life - The 9 Paths To Happiness

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