Archive for January, 2006

Ham on Wry

Friday, January 27th, 2006

Two quotes that brought a wry smile, for your pondering pleasure. Remember that as a teenager you are at the last stage of your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you. –Fran Lebowitz America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a […]

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On Manners

Thursday, January 26th, 2006

There is a law of nature that where moving bodies are in contact with one another, there is friction. And manners are the social lubricating oil that smoothes over friction. One learns to be courteous — it is needed to enable different people who don’t necessarily like each other to work together. Good causes do […]

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What Is Life?

Wednesday, January 25th, 2006

What is life? It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset. –Chief Crowfoot

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