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Archives - March 2007

March 1, 2007

A bore is a man who deprives you of solitude without providing you with company.

– Gian Vincenzo Gravina

March 2, 2007

Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.

– Dr. Seuss

March 3, 2007

You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.

– Friedrich Nietzsche

March 4, 2007

Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.

– Scott Adams

March 5, 2007

There is hardly anybody good for everything, and there is scarcely anybody who is absolutely good for nothing.

– Lord Chesterfield

March 6, 2007

Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.


March 7, 2007

The great thing in this world is not so much where you stand, as in what direction you are moving.

– Oliver Wendell Holmes

March 8, 2007

Originality is simply a pair of fresh eyes.

– Thomas Wentworth Higginson

March 9, 2007

Getters don't get --- givers get.

– Eugene Benge

March 10, 2007

Injustice is relatively easy to bear; what stings is justice.

– H. L. Mencken

March 11, 2007

Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

March 11, 2007

Love doesn't just sit there, like a stone; it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.

– Ursula K. LeGuin

March 12, 2007

Nothing is worth more than this day.

– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

March 13, 2007

If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astonish ourselves.

– Thomas A. Edison

March 14, 2007

I don't confuse greatness with perfection. To be great anyhow is...the higher achievement.

– Lois McMaster Bujold, MIRROR DANCE

March 15, 2007

The most precious gift we can offer others is our presence. When mindfulness embraces those we love, they will bloom like flowers.

– Thich Nhat Hanh

March 17, 2007

Never iron a four-leaf clover, because you don't want to press your luck.

– Author Unknown

March 18, 2007

Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

– Sir Winston Churchill

March 18, 2007

Freedom is nothing else but a chance to be better.

– Albert Camus

March 19, 2007

All through the long winter, I dream of my garden. On the first day of spring, I dig my fingers deep into the soft earth. I can feel its energy, and my spirits soar.

– Helen Hayes

March 20, 2007

Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.

– Kurt Vonnegut

March 21, 2007

There's only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.

– Aldous Huxley

March 22, 2007

There is nothing new under the sun but there are lots of old things we don't know.


March 23, 2007

Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.

– Vernon Law

March 24, 2007

To err is human --- and to blame it on a computer is even more so.

– Robert Orben

March 25, 2007

Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.

– Jimi Hendrix

March 26, 2007

May you live all the days of your life.

– Jonathan Swift

March 27, 2007

I would venture to guess that Anon, who wrote so many poems without signing them, was often a woman.

– Virginia Woolf

March 28, 2007

If the English language made any sense, a catastrophe would be an apostrophe with fur.

– Doug Larson

March 29, 2007

Have you ever noticed that there are people who do things which are most indelicate, and yet at the same time --- beautiful?

– E. M. Forster, A ROOM WITH A VIEW

March 30, 2007

A synonym is a word you use when you can't spell the word you first thought of.

– Burt Bacharach

March 31, 2007

To see the Summer Sky
Is Poetry, though never in a Book it lie -
True Poems flee -

– Emily Dickinson, "To See the Summer Sky"