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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

W.C. Fields

Secretary: "It must be hard to lose your mother-in-law." WC: "Yes it is, very hard. It's almost impossible."
- W.C. Fields

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Simone Weil

Evil when we are in its power is not felt as evil but as a necessity, or even a duty.
- Simone Weil

Monday, October 29, 2018

Oscar Wilde

Yet each man kills the thing he loves, By each let this be heard, Some do it with a bitter look, Some with a flattering word, The coward does it with a kiss, The brave man with a sword!
- Oscar Wilde

Sunday, October 28, 2018

St. Francis of Assisi

Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Friday, October 26, 2018

Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and consciencious stupidity.”
- Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929 - 1968)

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Ambrose Bierce

Immigrant: An unenlightened person who thinks one country better than another.
- Ambrose Bierce

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Judith M. Knowlton

I discovered I always have choices and sometimes it's only a choice of attitude.
- Judith M. Knowlton

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Arthur Schopenhauer

Will power is to the mind like a strong blind man who carries on his shoulders a lame man who can see.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

Monday, October 22, 2018

David Starr Jordan

Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.
- David Starr Jordan

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Dave Barry

Fishing is boring, unless you catch an actual fish, and then it is disgusting.
- Dave Barry

Saturday, October 20, 2018


Religion has its genesis in the essential difference between man and the animal -- the animals have no religion.
- Feuerbach's The Essence of Christianity

Friday, October 19, 2018

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I do not know myself and God forbid that I should.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Katherine Mansfield

Everything in life that we really accept undergoes a change. So suffering must become Love. That is the mystery.
- Katherine Mansfield

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

“I have been a soreheaded occupant of a file drawer labeled "Science Fiction' ... and I would like out, particularly since so many serious critics regularly mistake the drawer for a urinal. ”
- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (1974)

Monday, October 15, 2018

James Thurber

"All men should try to learn before they die what they are running from, and to, and why."
- James Thurber

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Walter M. Bortz

"The life which like the sun grows larger at its setting is the ideal."
- Walter M. Bortz

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Richard Holloway

God is waiting eagerly to respond with new strength to each little act of self-control, small disciplines of prayer, feeble searching after him. And his children shall be filled if they will only hunger and thirst after what he offers.
- Richard Holloway

Friday, October 12, 2018

William Shakespeare

O, it is excellent to have a giant’s strength, but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant.
- William Shakespeare

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Lily Tomlin

I personally think we developed language because of our deep need to complain.
- Lily Tomlin

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

George Sand

Admiration and familiarity are strangers.
- George Sand

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Agnes Replier

"It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere."
- Agnes Replier

Monday, October 08, 2018

C. S. Lewis

If God thinks this state of war in the universe a price worth paying for free will...then we may take it it is worth paying.
- C. S. Lewis

Sunday, October 07, 2018

Sigmund Freud

“This is one race of people for whom psychoanalysis is of no use whatsoever.”
- Sigmund Freud (about the Irish) (1856 - 1939)

Saturday, October 06, 2018

Richard Paul Evans

"Everyone who got to where they are had to begin where they were."
- Richard Paul Evans

Friday, October 05, 2018

Gilbert K. Chesterton

An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Emily Dickinson

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without words, and never stops at all.
- Emily Dickinson

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Joan Rivers

A man can sleep around, no questions asked; but if a woman makes nineteen or twenty mistakes she's a tramp.
- Joan Rivers

Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Isaac Asimov

The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
- Isaac Asimov

Monday, October 01, 2018

Mark Twain

There is more real pleasure to be gotten out of a malicious act, where your heart is in it, than out of thirty acts of a nobler sort.
- Mark Twain

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