Sunday, 31 May 2015

Reflecting the Solemn and Unfathomable Stars

The strongest oak of the forest is not the one that is protected from the storm and hidden from the sun. It's the one that stands in the open where it is compelled to struggle for its existence against the wind and rains and the scorching sun. ~ Napoleon Hill #quote

Against The Clock: Rushed and short on time. #ENGidiom

A calmness settled on his spirit #literaryExpression

What does "Have your cake and eat it too" mean to you? #JournalWritingIdeas

There is a connection between self-nurturing and self-respect. ~ Julia Cameron #quote

The hills were clad in rose and amethyst #literaryExpression

Scorning such paltry devices #literaryExpression

When you are happy, dance around and wag your entire body. #aDogsAdvice

The strident discord seemed to mock his mood #literaryExpression

Egregious: conspicuous, flagrant #ExquisiteAdjectives

Reflecting the solemn and unfathomable stars #literaryExpression

Why is it important to be genuine? #JournalWritingIdeas

Great Minds Think Alike: Intelligent people think like each other. #ENGidiom

She lingered a few leisurely seconds #literaryExpression

Courage is grace under pressure. ~ Ernest Hemingway #quote

Molded by the austere hand of adversity #literaryExpression

Conquering any difficulty always gives on a secret joy, for it means pushing back a boundary line and adding to one’s liberty. ~ Henri Frederic Amiel #quote

Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe. ~ Albert Einstein #quote

I feel like I'm diagonally parked in a parallel universe #bumperstickers

I've given up trying to escape from reality; they always find me anyway #bumperstickers

What am I? Flypaper for freaks!? #ThingsYouWishYouCouldSay

Longest leg hair; Wesley Pemberton had the world's longest leg hair at 5 inches (12.7 cm). #factoid

If you were a mouse in your house in the evening, what would you see your family doing? #JournalWritingIdeas

Crowded elevators smell different to midgets. ~ #OneLiner #BumperSticker

Men are what their mothers made them. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson #quote
Apprehensive solicitude about the future #literaryExpression

The leading cause of death among fashion models is falling through street grates. ~ Dave Barry #quote

A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar. ~ Lao-Tzu #quote

LABOUR, n. One of the processes by which A acquires property for B. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote

It's impossible to kill yourself by holding your breath. #factoid

A soundless breeze that was little more than a whisper #literaryExpression

An assurance of good-nature that forestalled hostility #literaryExpression

There is only one nature - the division into science and engineering is a human imposition, not a natural one. Indeed, the division is a human failure; it reflects our limited capacity to comprehend the whole. ~ Bill Wulf #quote

She went out on a limb, had it break off behind her, and discovered she could fly. #quote
The onrush and vividness of life #literaryExpression

You could grow potatoes in those ears! #Momism

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive. ~ Dalai Lama #quote

ABASEMENT, n. A decent and customary mental attitude in the presence of wealth or power. Peculiarly appropriate in an employee when addressing an employer. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote 

I'm an optimist, but I don't think it helps #bumperstickers