Sunday, 7 December 2014

This Time It Will be a Long One


If I catch you doing that one more time, I'll... #Momism
          
If at first you don't succeed, try not to look astonished #bumperstickers                                      
Microbiologists call groups of bacteria colonies.  A culture would consist of many colonies. #factoid

You must think rules are made to be broken. #Momism            

Over my dead body! #Momism

Five days a week my body is a temple. The other two, it's an amusement park #bumperstickers  
                                   
Whales can never focus both their eyes on the same object at once #factoid  
                                
God made the cat in order that humankind might have the pleasure of caressing the tiger. ~  Fernand Mery #quotes #cats     


Beat around the bush  ~ To treat a topic, but omit its main points, often intentionally or to delay or avoid talking about something difficult or unpleasant  #ENGidioms     
                                 
With the qualities of cleanliness, affection, patience, dignity, and courage that cats have, how many of us, I ask you, would be capable of becoming cats? ~  Fernand Mery #quotes #cats 
   
I'm the kind of person my parents want me to stay away from #bumperstickers                                      
                                     

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. ~ Albert Einstein #quote
                         
Its always too early to quit #bumperstickers
                                
A conclusion is simply the place where you got tired of thinking. #fortunecookiesayings  

Does the name Pavlov ring a bell? #bumperstickers                             


During World War II, IBM built counting machines the Nazis used to manage their death/concentration camps. #factoid

You can either ask us to do something or tell us how you want it done - not both. #ifmenwrotetherules     
                               
Stress is when you wake up screaming and you realize you haven't fallen asleep yet #bumperstickers

Your many hidden talents will become obvious to those around you. #fortunecookiesayings
                              
This time it will be a long one. ~ Georges Clemenceau #famouslastwords                                      
        



Born 4 January 1838, General Tom Thumb's growth slowed at the age of 6 months, at 5 years he was signed to the circus by P. T. Barnum, and at adulthood reached a height of only 1 metre. #factoid      
                                
I Do Whatever My Rice Krispies Tell Me To #bumperstickers      
                                
John Glenn, the American who first orbited the Earth, was showered with 3,529 tonnes of ticker tape when he got back. #factoid                                      



Your heart is pure, and your mind clear, and your soul devout. #fortunecookiesayings                                      
Everybody looks brave holding a machine gun #bumperstickers      
                                
Sugar the pill #englishlanguageidiom 

You will have a very pleasant experience. #fortunecookiesayings    
                                  
Pop one's clogs  #englishlanguageidiom                                      
Piece of cake ~ A job, task or other activity that is pleasant – or, by extension, easy or simple  #ENGidioms      
                                 
One reason we admire cats is for their proficiency in one-upmanship. They always seem to come out on top, no matter what they are doing, or pretend they do. ~  Barbara Webster #quotes #cats             



Britain is still paying off debts that predate the Napoleonic wars because it's cheaper to do so than buy back the bonds on which they are based. #factoid  
                                 
Shakespeare invented the words 'assassination' and 'bump' #factoid 
315 entries in Webster's 1996 Dictionary were misspelled. #factoid  
                                  
The world breaks everyone and afterward many are strong at the broken places. ~ Ernest Hemingway, 1899-1961 #quote

Where are you going? #Momism

The average person can live 11 days without water. #factoid

Thomas Ahearn of Ottawa invented the electric cooking range in 1882 #factoid
                                     
October the 10th is national metric day #factoid  

I Wonder How Much Deeper Would The Ocean Be Without Sponges? #bumperstickers