16 June

imagesPeople used to play with toys. Now toys play with them.

Idries Shah, born on 16 June 1924, British author and teacher in the Sufi tradition, Sun in Gemini, Moon in Sagittarius.

If, from time to time, you give up expectation, you will be able to perceive what it is that you are getting.

Sometimes a pessimist is only an optimist with extra information.

Knowledge is something which you can use.
Belief is something which uses you.

 

New Moon in Gemini today, 16 June 2015, at 14:05 GMT, click here for details.

 

Other personalities born today:

Murray Leinster, born on 16 June 1896, Sun in Gemini, Moon in Virgo, American writer.

The whole purpose of civilization is to take the surprises out of life, so one can be bored to death.

 

Giovanni Boccaccio, born 17 June 1313, Sun in Gemini, Moon in Scorpio, Italian writer (Decameron)

tis better to do and repent than to forbear and repent.