Wednesday, 19 August 2015

The Sky was a Relentless, Changeless Blue

It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes life worth living. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes #quote

Are you deaf or something? #Momism

Everything you do prepares you for the next thing. ~ John Abel #quote

He was utterly detached from life #literaryExpression

Like a chicken with its head cut off: To act in a frenzied manner. #ENGidiom

How sweet and reasonable the pale shadows of those #literaryExpression

The veneer of a spurious civilization #literaryExpression

The sky was a relentless, changeless blue #literaryExpression

As if smitten by a sudden spasm #literaryExpression

A smile of exquisite urbanity #literaryExpression

Lapped in soft music of adulation #literaryExpression

Only humans shed emotional tears. #factoid

A murmur of complacency #literaryExpression

Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called 'Ego'. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche #quote

INSURRECTION, n. An unsuccessful revolution. Disaffection's failure to substitute misrule for bad government. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote

Misfortune shows those who are not really friends. ~ Aristotle #quote

He could do absolutely naught #literaryExpression

I see you've set aside this special time to humiliate yourself in public. #ThingsYouWishYouCouldSay

Down the steep of disenchantment #literaryExpression

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves a ton of explanation. ~ H. H. Munro #quote

God gave men both a penis and a brain, but unfortunately not enough blood supply to run both at the same time. ~ Robin Williams, commenting on the Clinton/Lewinsky affair

How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself. ~ Anais Nin #quote

Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year and to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn’t happen. ~ Winston Churchill #quote

What are you afraid of? Why? #JournalWritingIdeas

The subtle emanation of other influences seemed to arrest and chill him #literaryExpression

You are right where you belong, behind me #bumperstickers

Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent. ~ Victor Hugo #quote

Does it bother you to be around someone who has bad manners? #JournalWritingIdeas

How do you think eating junk food affects you? #JournalWritingIdeas

Some people hear voices. Some see invisible people. Others have no imagination whatsoever. #paraprosdokian #ENGgrammar

Dawn had broken #literaryExpression

Flesh and Blood: This idiom can mean living material of which people are made of, or it can refer to someone's family. #ENGidiom

Dyslexics Have More Fnu #bumperstickers

Sports do not build character. They reveal it. ~ Heywood Broun #quote

I can always tell when you're lying. #Momism

Never be afraid to try something new. Remember that a lone amateur built the Ark. A large group of professionals built the Titanic. ~ Dave Barry #quote

IDIOT, n. A member of a large and powerful tribe whose influence in human affairs has always been dominant and controlling. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote

Happiness is a way of travel, not a destination. ~ Roy Goodman #quote

Construction workers hard hats were first invented and used in the building of the Hoover Dam in 1933. #factoid

Bartering the higher aspirations of life #literaryExpression

The vast and shadowy stream of time #literaryExpression

The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore. ~ Vincent Van Gogh #quote