Archives - October 2006
October 1, 2006
If we cannot live so as to be happy, let us least live so as to deserve it.
October 2, 2006
I love you the more that I believe you have liked me for my own sake and for nothing else.
October 3, 2006
For every action there is an equal and opposite government program.
October 4, 2006
Beware of undertaking too much at the start. Be content with quite a little. Allow for accidents. Allow for human nature, especially your own.
October 5, 2006
I think of life as a good book. The further you get into it, the more it begins to make sense.
October 6, 2006
Not being able to sleep is terrible. You have the misery of having partied all night...without the satisfaction.
October 7, 2006
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
October 8, 2006
Never have children, only grandchildren.
October 9, 2006
One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
October 10, 2006
Idleness is not doing nothing. Idleness is being free to do anything.
October 11, 2006
Sometimes people carry to such perfection the mask they have assumed that in due course they actually become the person they seem.
October 12, 2006
What does it matter how one comes by the truth so long as one pounces upon it and lives by it?
October 13, 2006
If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time.
October 14, 2006
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
October 15, 2006
Well-timed silence hath more eloquence than speech.
October 16, 2006
The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function. One should, for example, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise.
October 17, 2006
The trouble with being punctual is that nobody's there to appreciate it.
October 18, 2006
Life is too short for traffic.
October 19, 2006
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
October 20, 2006
Always be wary of any helpful item that weighs less than its operating manual.
October 21, 2006
The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings.
October 22, 2006
It's amazing how quickly nature consumes human places after we turn our backs on them. Life is a hungry thing.
October 23, 2006
Sometimes the road less traveled is less traveled for a reason.
October 24, 2006
May I never miss a sunset or a rainbow because I am looking down.
October 25, 2006
Among those whom I like or admire, I can find no common denominator, but among those whom I love, I can: all of them make me laugh.
October 26, 2006
A good man would prefer to be defeated than to defeat injustice by evil means.
October 27, 2006
The only cure for grief is action.
October 28, 2006
Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature.
October 29, 2006
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live, remember that.
October 30, 2006
Change is a measure of time and, in the autumn, time seems speeded up. What was is not and never again will be; what is is change.
October 31, 2006
Where there is no imagination there is no Horror.