a child of five would understand this. someone get me a child of 5. Groucho marx
exaggeration is a billion times worse than understatement. (haha see social media).
anything worth doing is worth doing slowly. -mae west
tell me what you need &I'll tell you how to get along without it.
only a lack of imagination saves me from immobilizing myself with imaginary fears.
I don't approve of political jokes... I've seen too many of them get elected.
politicians are like diapers. they both need changing regularly..
don't let your mind wander, it's far too small to be let out on its own
do'nt be humble. you're not that great -golda meir
I drink to make other people interesting. -George jean Nathan
he always finds himself lost in thought; it's unfamiliar territory.
the problem with some people is that when they're not drunk, they're sober. -William b y.
I am big, it's the pictures that got small. -norma Desmond
start every day off with a smile and get it over with. wc fields
behind the phony tinsel of HW lies the real tinsel.. (our flesh desires.ew .)- Oscar levant
Hollywood is a sewer with service from the Ritz. -wilson mizner
life is like a dogsled team. if you ain't the lead dog, scenery never changes. -lewis grizzard
the cure for boredom is curiosity. there is no cure for curiosity. -d Parker. (c killed cat!)
"know myself?" if I knew myself, I'd run away. -goethe
I intend to live forever. so far,so good. -Steven wright
the secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
when you make a choice, you change the future. -deepak Chopra
when a great genius appears in the world you may know him by this sign; that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.-Jonathan swift.
the dogs with the loudest bark are the ones that are most afraid. -norman reedus
if you can , keep your head when all about you are losing theirs &blaming.. trust yourself when all men doubt, but make allowance for their doubting too; if you can wait ¬ be tired of waiting, or being lied about, don't deal in lies, or being hated, don't give way to hating, &yet don't look too good, nor talk too wise. if you can dream -¬ make dreams your master; think -¬ make thoughts your aim; if you can meet w Triumph &Diaster, &treat those 2 imposters just the same; if you can bear to hear the truth you've spoken twisted by knaves to make a trap fro fools, or watch the things you gave your life to, broken. &stoop &build em up w worn -out tools. if you can make 1 heap of all your winnings &risk it on 1 turn of pitch &toss, &lose, &start again at your beginnings, &never breathe a word about your loss.. if you can talk w crowds &keep your virtue, or walk w Kings -nor lose the common touch, if neither foes nor loving friends can hurt you. if all men count w you, but none too much.. Yours is the Earth &everything that's in it, &-which is more -you'll be a Man, my son!
-father's advice to son; Kipling
"in order2be able2think you have2risk being offensive."JBP
i am no bird; &no net ensnares me. -charlotte bronte
"never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -in nothing, great or small, large or petty -never give in except to convictions of honor &good sense." -w. churchill. 10/28/41
i am not afraid of storms, for i am learning how to sail my ship. -louisa may alcott
nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. persistence &determination alone are omnipotent.
i am not an extraordinary man, &i am quite ordinary. but God chose me for something quite extraordinary. -a. valladares receives '16 canterbury medal.
not failure, but low aim, is crime -james russell lowell
a genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus -mlk jr. (you are all leaders .#experts)
it is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. the credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust &sweat &blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again &again because there is no effort without error &shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worth cause; who at the best knows in the end the trump of high achievement, &who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold &timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat. -theodore roosevelt
we are what we repeatedly do. excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. -aristotle
no one can make you feel inferior without your consent. -eleanor roosevelt
a dead thing can go with the stream, but only a living thing can go against it.-gk c.