Archives - November 2007
November 1, 2007
All generalizations are dangerous, even this one.
November 2, 2007
Be as careful of the books you read, as of the company you keep; for your habits and character will be as much influenced by the former as by the latter.
November 3, 2007
Time does not change us. It just unfolds us.
November 5, 2007
Give what you have. To someone, it may be better than you dare to think.
November 6, 2007
You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers. You can tell whether a man is wise by his questions.
November 7, 2007
I've never quite believed that one chance is all I get.
November 8, 2007
If an idea's worth having once, it's worth having twice.
November 9, 2007
The deeper sorrow carves into your being the more joy you can contain.
November 10, 2007
All I can do is be me, whoever that is.
November 11, 2007
In war, there are no unwounded soldiers.
November 12, 2007
When in doubt, make a fool of yourself. There is a microscopically thin line between being brilliantly creative and acting like the most gigantic idiot on earth. So what the hell, leap.
November 13, 2007
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
November 14, 2007
Simplicity is not the goal. It is the by --- product of a good idea and modest expectations.
November 15, 2007
You can't test courage cautiously.
November 16, 2007
Honest differences are often a healthy sign of progress.
November 17, 2007
Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.
November 18, 2007
The trouble with weather forecasting is that it's right too often for us to ignore it and wrong too often for us to rely on it.
November 19, 2007
Give a man a fire and he's warm for the day. But set fire to him and he's warm for the rest of his life.
November 20, 2007
We have so much time and so little to do. Strike that, reverse it.
November 21, 2007
Those who believe in telekinetics, raise my hand.
November 22, 2007
There is one day that is ours. ;There is one day when all we Americans who are not self-made go back to the old home to eat saleratus biscuits and marvel how much nearer to the porch the old pump looks than it used to. ;Thanksgiving Day is the one day that is purely American.
November 23, 2007
Most turkeys taste better the day after; my mother's tasted better the day before.
November 24, 2007
And though I ebb in worth, I'll flow in thanks.
November 25, 2007
The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.
November 26, 2007
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view.
November 27, 2007
I have always been a huge admirer of my own work. I'm one of the funniest and most entertaining writers I know.
November 28, 2007
That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you've understood all your life, but in a new way.
November 29, 2007
The second fiddle. I can get plenty of first violinists, but to find someone who can play the second fiddle with enthusiasm --- that's a problem. And if we have no second fiddle, we have no harmony.
November 30, 2007
Dew knot trussed yore spell chequer two fined awl yore mistakes.