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Saturday, May 31, 2014

C. S. Lewis

[Consciousness] is either inexplicable illusion, or else revelation.
- C. S. Lewis

Friday, May 30, 2014

Ludwig Binswanger

Freud expressed the opinion—not quite in earnest, though, it seeemed to me—that philosophy was the most decent form of sublimation of repressed sexuality, nothing more. In response I put the question, 'What then is science, particularly psychoanalytic psychology?' Whereup on he, visible a bit surprised, answered evasively: 'At least psychology has a social purpose.'
- Ludwig Binswanger

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Victor Borge

Santa Claus has the right idea: visit people once a year.
- Victor Borge

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Joseph Joubert

Without duty, life is sort of boneless; it cannot hold itself together.
- Joseph Joubert

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Iron Eagle

God doesn't give people talents that he doesn't want people to use.
- Iron Eagle

Monday, May 26, 2014

Laurence Sterne

People who overly take care of their health are like misers. They hoard up a treasure which they never enjoy.
- Laurence Sterne

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Terry Pratchett

“What our ancestors would really be thinking, if they were alive today, is: "Why is it so dark in here?”
- Terry Pratchett, Pyramids (1948 -)

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The first step towards amendment is the recognition of error.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Friday, May 23, 2014

Betty Grable

I have got two reasons for success and I'm standing on both of them.
- Betty Grable

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Alex Levine

Only Irish coffee provides in a single glass all four essential food groups: alcohol, caffeine, sugar and fat.
- Alex Levine

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Abraham Lincoln

“Lets have faith that right makes might; and in that faith let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.”
- Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Harold Taylor

The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become.
- Harold Taylor

Monday, May 19, 2014

Paul Theroux

“Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.”
- Paul Theroux

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Robert Benchley

"As for me, except for an occasional heart attack, I feel as young as I ever did."
- Robert Benchley

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Frank Moore Colby

"Every improvement in communication makes the bore more terrible."
- Frank Moore Colby

Friday, May 16, 2014

Diogenes the Cynic

"Most men are within a finger's breadth of being mad."
- Diogenes the Cynic

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Philip G. Hamerton

"Have you ever observed that we pay much more attention to a wise passage when it is quoted than when we read it in the original author?"
- Philip G. Hamerton

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Kathe Kloowitz

I do not want to die...until I have faithfully made the most of my talent and cultivated the seed that was placed in me until the last small twig has grown.
- Kathe Kloowitz

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

David Letterman

Traffic signals in New York are just rough guidelines.
- David Letterman

Monday, May 12, 2014

Francois Rabelais

He has 63 ways of getting money, the most common and most honorable ones being stealing, thieving, and robbing.
- Francois Rabelais

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Dorothy Parker

There's a ... distance between wisecracking and wit. Wit has truth in it; wisecracking is simply calisthenics with words.
- Dorothy Parker

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Nora Ephron

What my mother believed about cooking is that if you worked hard and prospered, someone else would do it for you.
- Nora Ephron

Friday, May 09, 2014

Grace Allen

A young boy shouldn't be given up for hopeless just because he's lazy, surly, and good for nothing. Don't be discouraged by those things - maybe he's just trying to be like his daddy.
- Grace Allen

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Mary Kay Ash

"For every failure, there's an alternative course of action. You just have to find it. When you come to a roadblock, take a detour."
- Mary Kay Ash

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Ambrose Bierce

Bride: A woman with a fine prospect of happiness behind her.
- Ambrose Bierce

Tuesday, May 06, 2014


Must not all things at the last be swallowed up in death?
- Plato

Monday, May 05, 2014

Mahatma Gandhi

“First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.”
- Mahatma Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

Saturday, May 03, 2014

Sir Winston Churchill

Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
- Sir Winston Churchill

Friday, May 02, 2014

David Herbert Lawrence

I shall always be a priest of love.
- David Herbert Lawrence

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Mark Twain

Be good and you will be lonesome.
- Mark Twain

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