19 June

indexDo not go out of your way to do good whenever it comes your way. Men who make a business of doing good to others are apt to hate others in the same occupation. Simply be filled with the thought of good, and it will radiate — you do not have to bother about it, any more than you need trouble about your digestion.

Elbert Hubbard, born on 19 June 1856, American writer, philosopher and artist, Sun in Gemini, Moon in Capricorn, Ascendant in Cancer.

The ineffable joy of forgiving and being forgiven forms an ecstasy that might well arouse the envy of the gods.

It is only life and love that give love and life.

Other personalities born today:

Salman Rushdie, born 19 June 1947, Sun and Moon in Gemini, Ascendant in Taurus.

The only people who see the whole picture are the ones who step outside the frame.