Archives - March 2006
March 1, 2006
To be yourself in a world that is doing its best, day and night to make you like everybody else --- is to fight the hardest battle any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.
March 2, 2006
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
March 3, 2006
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it you will land among the stars.
March 4, 2006
There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating: people who know absolutely everything, and people who know absolutely nothing.
March 5, 2006
Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.
March 6, 2006
Take what you can use and let the rest go by.
March 7, 2006
To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.
March 8, 2006
When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise, life will have given me the truth, and taken in exchange --- my youth.
March 9, 2006
I praise loudly. I blame softly.
March 10, 2006
I have a fine sense of the ridiculous, but no sense of humor.
March 11, 2006
All progress has resulted from people who took unpopular positions.
March 12, 2006
You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.
March 13, 2006
Those who don't build must burn. It's as old as history and juvenile delinquence.
March 14, 2006
A novel is not, after all, a historical document, but a way to travel through the human heart.
March 15, 2006
The important thing in science is not so much to obtain new facts as to discover new ways of thinking about them.
March 16, 2006
If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it would be the ability for each individual to learn to laugh at himself.
March 17, 2006
O Ireland isn't it grand you look--
Like a bride in her rich adornin?
And with all the pent-up love of my heart
I bid you the top o' the mornin!
March 18, 2006
When humor goes, there goes civilization.
March 19, 2006
I used to be disgusted; now I try to be amused.
March 20, 2006
Spring is nature's way of saying, "Let's party!"
March 21, 2006
You must have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by; but some of them are golden only because we let them slip by.
March 22, 2006
Strange to see how a good dinner and feasting reconciles everybody.
March 23, 2006
Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only he who keeps his eye fixed on the far horizon will find the right road.
March 24, 2006
Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its value only to its scarcity.
March 25, 2006
We all like stories that make us cry. It's so nice to feel sad when you've nothing in particular to feel sad about.
March 26, 2006
To find something you can enjoy is far better than finding something you can possess.
March 27, 2006
If we could sell our experiences for what they cost us, we'd all be millionaires.
March 28, 2006
Your wrinkles either show that you're nasty, cranky, and senile, or that you're always smiling.
March 29, 2006
It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.
March 30, 2006
I'm not smart, but I like to observe. Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.
March 31, 2006
Why not seize the pleasure at once? How often is happiness destroyed by preparation, foolish preparation!