Archives - February 2008
February 1, 2008
Nobody has ever measured, even poets, how much a heart can hold.
February 2, 2008
A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.
February 3, 2008
I had no idea that history was being made. I was just tired of giving up.
February 4, 2008
If it weren't for the coffee, I'd have no identifiable personality whatsoever.
February 5, 2008
The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed --- it is a process of elimination.
February 6, 2008
I used to want the words "She tried" on my tombstone. Now I want "She did it."
February 7, 2008
The goodness of the true pun is in the direct ratio of its intolerability.
February 8, 2008
Never confuse movement with action.
February 9, 2008
Almost always, the creative dedicated minority has made the world better.
February 10, 2008
Human folly does not impede the turning of the stars.
February 11, 2008
Well done is better than well said.
February 12, 2008
Abraham Lincoln needs no marble shaft to perpetuate his name; his words are the most enduring monument, and will forever live in the hearts of the people.
February 13, 2008
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature.
February 14, 2008
Love is that condition in the human spirit so profound that it allows one to survive, and better than that, to thrive with passion, compassion, and style.
February 15, 2008
If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
February 16, 2008
The impossible often has a kind of integrity which the merely improbable lacks.
February 17, 2008
A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
February 18, 2008
Nothing so conclusively proves a man's ability to lead others as what he does from day to day to lead himself.
February 19, 2008
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
February 20, 2008
Do not fear going forward slowly; fear only to stand still.
February 21, 2008
If I have learnt anything, it is that life forms no logical patterns. It is haphazard and full of beauties which I try to catch as they fly by, for who knows whether any of them will ever return?
February 22, 2008
If I were to characterize George Washington's feelings toward his country, I should be less inclined than most people to stress what is called Washington's love of his country. What impresses me as far more important is what I should call Washington's respect for his country.
February 23, 2008
True friends are those who really know you but love you anyway.
February 24, 2008
A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.
February 25, 2008
Advice is like snow --- the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.
February 26, 2008
I think there's just one kind of folks. Folks.
February 27, 2008
Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.
February 28, 2008
I live not in dreams but in contemplation of a reality that is perhaps the future.
February 29, 2008
One day our descendants will think it incredible that we paid so much attention to things like the amount of melanin in our skin or the shape of our eyes or our gender instead of the unique identities of each of us as complex human beings.