Friday, 31 July 2015

Genius Does What It Must




Lachrymose: tearful #ExquisiteAdjectives

Awaiting his summons to the eternal silence #literaryExpression

A strong woman understands that the gifts such as logic, decisiveness, and strength are just as feminine as intuition and emotional connection.  She values and uses all of her gifts. ~ Nancy Rathburn #quote

The haunting melody of some familiar line of verse #literaryExpression




What is a long term goal and how can you achieve it? #JournalWritingIdeas

Never wrestle with a pig. You'll both get muddy, and the pig likes it. ~  Winston Churchill #quote

What is your idea of a boring evening? #JournalWritingIdeas


"Hog Town," or "The Big Smoke" - Toronto #CanadianSlang

Awesome, Cool, Rad:  fine wonderful, marvelous, great, fantastic #alternativesToOverusedWords

He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home. ~ Johann von Goethe #quote

The days when you dared to dream #literaryExpression

A faint accent of reproach #literaryExpression

ALL men see in only 16 colours, like Windows default settings. Peach, for example, is a fruit, not a colour. Pumpkin is also a fruit. We have no idea what Mauve is. ~ #ifmenwrotetherules




At The Drop Of A Hat: Willing to do something immediately. #ENGidiom

St Nicholas, the original Father Christmas, is the patron saint of thieves, virgins and communist Russia. #factoid

Its Anyone's Call: A competition where the outcome is difficult to judge or predict. #ENGidiom

The voices in my head may not be real, but they have some good ideas! ~ #OneLiner #BumperSticker

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

The hand of time sweeps them into oblivion #literaryExpression

DIPLOMACY, n. The patriotic art of lying for one's country. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote

Stern emptying of the soul #literaryExpression


It's been Monday all week #bumperstickers

HARANGUE, n. A speech by an opponent, who is known as an harrangue-outang. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote

Infantine simplicity and lavish waste #literaryExpression

Talent does what it can; genius does what it must. ~ Edward George Bulwer-Lytton #quote

Third times a charm: After no success the first two times, the third try is a lucky one. #ENGidiom





Illiterate?  Write For Free Help #bumperstickers

I don't know why we are here, but I'm pretty sure that it is not in order to enjoy ourselves. ~ Ludwig Wittgenstein #quote

A danger sign that fellow-obsessionals will at once recognize is the tendency to regard the happiest moments of your life as those that occur when someone who has an appointment to see you is prevented from coming. - Peter Medawar, Memoirs of a Thinking Radish #quote






I never miss a chance to have sex or appear on television. ~ Gore Vidal #quote

The longer I live the more I see that I am never wrong about anything, and that all the pains that I have so humbly taken to verify my notions have only wasted my time. ~ George Bernard Shaw #quote

If women are expected to do the same work as men, we must teach them the same things. ~ Plato #quote





A film has its own life and takes its own time. ~ Aaron Eckhart #quote

Borne from lip to lip #literaryExpression

The one thing that unites all human beings, regardless of age, gender, religion, economic status, or ethnic background, is that, deep down inside, we all believe that we are above-average drivers. ~ Dave Barry #quote








Before was the open malignant sea #literaryExpression

When music is allied to words #literaryExpression

Trouble gathered on his brow #literaryExpression