Archives - June 2008
June 1, 2008
No matter how cynical you get, it is impossible to keep up.
June 2, 2008
There must be more to life than having everything.
June 3, 2008
I'm not sure I want popular opinion on my side --- I've noticed those with the most opinions often have the fewest facts.
June 4, 2008
Idealism is what precedes experience; cynicism is what follows.
June 5, 2008
I believe in looking reality straight in the eye and denying it.
June 6, 2008
To know all is not to forgive all. It is to despise everybody.
June 7, 2008
There are three ways to get something done: do it yourself, hire someone, or forbid your kids to do it.
June 8, 2008
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.
June 9, 2008
Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.
June 10, 2008
The remarkable thing about Shakespeare is that he really is very good, in spite of all the people who say he is very good.
June 11, 2008
Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely.
June 12, 2008
The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly is to fill the world with fools.
June 13, 2008
One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at politeness.
June 14, 2008
Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance.
June 15, 2008
Laugh and the world laughs with you. Snore and you sleep alone.
June 16, 2008
The future is no place to place your better days.
June 17, 2008
But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads.
June 18, 2008
Experience is a good school, but the fees are high.
June 19, 2008
In summer, the song sings itself.
June 20, 2008
Life is easier to take than you think; all that is necessary is to accept the impossible, do without the indispensable and bear the intolerable.
June 21, 2008
Do it now. It is not safe to leave a generous feeling to the cooling influences of the world.
June 22, 2008
Time will explain it all. He is a talker, and needs no questioning before he speaks.
June 23, 2008
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
June 24, 2008
In politics, absurdity is not a handicap.
June 25, 2008
What the country needs is dirtier fingernails and cleaner minds.
June 26, 2008
A graduation ceremony is an event where the commencement speaker tells thousands of students dressed in identical caps and gowns that "individuality" is the key to success.
June 27, 2008
I try to avoid looking backward and keep looking upward.
June 28, 2008
Friends may come and go, but enemies accumulate.
June 29, 2008
Peace is when time doesn't matter as it passes by.
June 30, 2008
There's an old saying about those who forget history. I don't remember it, but it's good.