Thursday, 8 November 2012

Toto, I have a Feeling we're not in Kansas Anymore

China? There lies a sleeping giant. Let him sleep. For when he wakes he will move the world. ~ Napoleon #quote

Romance is dead. It was acquired in a hostile takeover by Hallmark and Disney, homogenized, and sold off piece by piece. ~ Simpsons #quote

Never judge a book by its movie. ~ J. W. Eagan #quote

The true poem rests between the words. ~ Vanna Bonta #quote

What do you get the man who has everything? Might I suggest a gravestone inscribed with the words: so what? ~ Simon Munnery #quote

Everything becomes a little different as soon as it is spoken out loud. ~ Hermann Hesse #quote

The foundation of all mental illness is the avoidance of legitimate suffering. ~ Carl Jung #quote

I love those who yearn for the impossible. ~ J W von Goethe #quote
 



There is no odor so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted. ~ Henry David Thoreau #quote

The world breaks us all. Afterward, some are stronger at the broken places. ~ Ernest Hemingway, Farewell To Arms #quote

Boredom: the desire for desires. ~ Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina #quote

One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries. ~ A. A. Milne #quote

'Begin at the beginning,' the King said, very gravely, 'and go on till you come to the end: then stop.' ~ Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success. ~ Tomorrow Never Dies #linesfrommovies

A dead thing can go with the stream, but only a living thing can go against it. ~ G.K. Chesterton #quote

A poet can survive everything but a misprint. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote




Perhaps the world's second worst crime is boredom. The first is being a bore. ~ Sir Cecil Beaton #quote

Gentlemen, when the enemy is committed to a mistake we must not interrupt him too soon. ~ Horatio Nelson #quote

This above all, to refuse to be a victim. ~ Margaret Atwood #quote

No bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country. ~ George S. Patton #quote




Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you. ~ Dr. Seuss #quote

If you want to cut your own throat, don't come to me for a bandage. ~ Margaret Thatcher #quote

It was the Law of the Sea, they said. Civilization ends at the waterline. Beyond that, we all enter the food chain, and not always right at the top.~ Hunter S. Thompson #quote

Distracted by what is far away, he does not see his nose. #Proverb from Madagascar


The universe never did make sense; I suspect it was built on government contract. ~ Robert A. Heinlein #quote

There is no god like one's stomach; we must sacrifice to it every day. ~ #Proverb from Benin

Caution is not cowardice; even the ants march armed. ~ #Proverb from Uganda









The roaring lion kills no game. ~ #Proverb from Tanzania

Pray to God, but keep rowing to the shore. ~ #Proverb from Russia

Any fool can say "Ah" ~ you need intelligence to say "Yes." ~ Tibetan #Proverb

Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone ~ Pablo Picasso #quote

Your battles inspired me ~ not the obvious material battles but those that were fought & won behind your forehead ~ James Joyce #quote


I've decided that the stuff falling through the cracks is confetti & I'm having a party ~ Betsy CaΓ±as Garmon #quote

When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. ~ Laozi #quote

Wonder is the beginning of wisdom. ~ Socrates #quote

A library is infinity under a roof. ~ Gail Carson Levine #quote





Toto, I have a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore. ~ L. Frank Baum #quote

Shoot, coward, you are only going to kill a man. ~ Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Shortly before being shot #quote

Everybody has been young before, but not everybody has been old before. ~ African #Proverb

We have to continually be jumping off cliffs and developing our wings on the way down. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote











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