Eric Hoffer (July 25, 1902 - May 21, 1983)
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Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength
Creativity is discontent translated into arts
Compassion is the antitoxin of the soul: where there is compassion even the most poisonous impulses remain relatively harmless.
You can never get enough of what you don't need to make you happy.
Fear comes from uncertainty. When we are absolutely certain, whether of our worth or worthlessness, we are almost impervious to fear. Thus a feeling of utter unworthiness can be a source of courage.
Every position is up for grabs. For me, it's almost like the weight was taken off my shoulders. Because now everyone can go out there and compete and have fun. I think it actually took the weight off.
For all he does for the area and our department, this award is most fitting.
Coffee and love are best when they are hot