Sunday, 19 April 2015

It's all a Pigment of your Hallucination

He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has. ~ Epictetus #quote
                             
There are 12 pairs of cranial nerves. #factoid           
                          
Snakes can't bite in rivers or swamps (they would drown otherwise) #factoid   






Saturday morning cartoons weren't 30-minute ads for action figures. #IwantToGoBackInTime 
                                   
Time flies when you don't know what you're doing #bumperstickers
                                    
Bears ~ a sloth or sleuth of bears. #factoid #collectivenoun

The Ecuadorian poet, José Olmedo, has a statue in his honour in his home country.  But, unable to commission a sculptor, due to limited funds, the government brought a second-hand statue of the English poet Lord Byron. #factoid  



It's not denial. I'm selective about the reality I accept. ~ Calvin #quote    
                               
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns. I am thankful that thorns have roses. ~ Author Unknown #quote

Largest collection of air-sick bags; Niek Vermeulen has 5,180 sickness bags from 1,003 different airlines. #factoid

What the caterpillar calls the end, the rest of the world calls a butterfly. ~ Lao Tzu #quote   
                                 
The miracle is this; the more we share, the more we have. ~ Leonard Nimoy #quote

The term "smart money" refers to gamblers who have inside information or have arranged a fix, the gambling term for insuring the outcome of an event by illegal methods. #factoid

Life's expensive; drive defensive #bumperstickers                                      
     


He who laughs at himself never runs out of things to laugh at. #fortunecookiesayings

People assume that time is a strict progression of cause to effect, but *actually* from a non-linear, non-subjective viewpoint - it's more like a big ball of wibbly wobbly... time-y wimey... stuff. ~ Steven Moffat #quote
                                 
Why do X's at the end of a letter signify kisses? - In the Middle Ages, when many people were unable to read or write, documents were often signed using an X. Kissing the X represented an oath to fulfill obligations specified in the document. The X and the kiss eventually became synonymous.

I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals. ~  Winston Churchill #quotes #cats    




You can't make a good deal with a bad person. - Warren Buffett #quote   
                                
Snooze Alarms = Alas! No More Z's #anagram                                       
All our dreams can come true – if we have the courage to pursue them. ~ Walt Disney #quote
                                    
If your DNA was stretched out it would reach to the moon 6,000 times #factoid       
                            
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. ~ Leonardo da Vinci #quote         



There is an ATM at McMurdo Station in Antarctica, which has a winter population of 200. #factoid

A single kind word will keep one warm for years. #fortunecookiesayings                                      
Any healthy man can go without food for two days - but not without poetry. ~ Charles Baudelaire #poetryquotes                                       




Cat among the pigeons #englishlanguageidiom                                    
You’re Just Jealous Because The Voices Only Speak To Me #bumperstickers   
                                 
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence. – Samuel Johnson #quote

I wish I were a glow worm a glow worm is never glum, because how could you be unhappy when the sun shines out your bum #bumperstickers
                                     
If you feel attacked by feminism, it's probably a counter attack #bumperstickers 

Look for new outlets for your own creative abilities. #fortunecookiesayings   






Keep your fears to yourself, but share your inspiration with others. - Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) #quote

I just want what's best for you. #Momism                                       
Poetry is plucking at the heartstrings, and making music with them. ~ Dennis Gabor #poetryquotes 
                                   
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echos are truly endless. ~ Mother Teresa #quote          



It's all a pigment of your hallucination #bumperstickers

Fall off one's perch #englishlanguageidiom                                       
The percentage of people dreaming in black and white started decreasing after the spread of colour TV #factoid   
                                
No Radio - Already Stolen #bumperstickers                                       
Some days you’re the bug; some days you’re the windshield. #sarcasticsayings     
                               
The entire body of an earthworm is covered with chemoreceptors. #factoid