Archives - September 2002
September 1, 2002
Ninety-eight percent of the adults in this country are decent, hard-working, honest Americans. It's the other lousy two percent that get all the publicity. But then--we elected them.
September 2, 2002
Two things a man should never be angry at: What he can help, and what he cannot help.
September 3, 2002
If a man could pass through Paradise in a dream, and have a flower presented to him as a pledge that his soul had really been there, and if he found that flower in his hand when he awake--Aye, what then?
September 4, 2002
Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as wind extinguishes candles and fans a fire.
September 5, 2002
Cruelty would be delicious if one could only find some sort of cruelty that didn't really hurt.
September 6, 2002
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
September 7, 2002
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
September 8, 2002
As soon as you feel too old to do a thing, do it.
September 9, 2002
The noblest service comes from nameless hands, and the best servant does his work unseen.
September 10, 2002
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
September 11, 2002
Lost, yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered, for they are gone forever.
September 12, 2002
Never mistake motion for action.
September 13, 2002
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things.
September 14, 2002
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.
September 15, 2002
Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.
September 16, 2002
Preach the gospel at all times. If necessary use words.
September 17, 2002
A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn no other way.
September 18, 2002
The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
September 19, 2002
Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.
September 20, 2002
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.
September 21, 2002
When I look down I miss all the good stuff, when I look up I just trip over things.
September 22, 2002
This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown with great force.
September 23, 2002
Time engraves our faces with all the tears we have not shed.
September 24, 2002
Life is short; be happy.
September 25, 2002
The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese.
September 26, 2002
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
September 27, 2002
In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
September 28, 2002
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
September 29, 2002
Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana.
September 30, 2002
October. This is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks in. The others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, December, August, and February.