Archives - February 2013
February 1, 2013
Becoming a grandmother is wonderful. One moment you're just a mother. The next you are all-wise and prehistoric.
February 2, 2013
Alas! must it ever be so?
Do we stand in our own light, wherever we go,
And fight our own shadows forever?
February 3, 2013
If I had my life to live over, I would perhaps have more actual troubles but I'd have fewer imaginary ones.
February 4, 2013
It is an unfortunate human failing that a full pocketbook often groans more loudly than an empty stomach.
February 5, 2013
A vegetarian is a person who won't eat anything that can have children.
February 6, 2013
I've compiled a book from the Internet. It's a book of quotations attributed to the wrong people.
February 7, 2013
People pay for what they do, and still more, for what they have allowed themselves to become. And they pay for it simply: by the lives they lead.
February 8, 2013
Night has become painful for me. It brings to light the regrets of the day.
February 9, 2013
Inside myself is a place where I live all alone, and that's where I renew my springs that never dry up.
February 10, 2013
Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
February 11, 2013
After two days in the hospital, I took a turn for the nurse.
February 12, 2013
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
February 13, 2013
Popular, I know about popular
It's not about who you are or your fancy car
You're only ever who you were
Popular, I know about popular
And all that you have to do is be true to you
That's all you ever need to know
February 14, 2013
We're all a little weird. And life is a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall into mutually satisfying weirdness --- and call it love --- true love.
February 15, 2013
I don't know why it is we are in such a hurry to get up when we fall down. You might think we would lie there and rest for a while.
February 16, 2013
Life is a compromise of what your ego wants to do, what experience tells you to do, and what your nerves let you do.
February 17, 2013
We think too much and feel too little. More than machinery, we need humanity. More than cleverness, we need kindness and gentleness.
February 18, 2013
No man will ever bring out of the Presidency the reputation which carries him into it.
February 19, 2013
You always pass failure on the way to success.
February 20, 2013
In order for people to be happy, sometimes they have to take risks. It's true these risks can put them in danger of being hurt.
February 21, 2013
The woman just ahead of you at the supermarket checkout has all the delectable groceries you didn't even know they carried.
February 22, 2013
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
February 23, 2013
Have you ever been hurt and the place tries to heal a bit, and you just pull the scar off of it over and over again.
February 24, 2013
A cynic is a person searching for an honest man, with a stolen lantern.
February 25, 2013
Stubborness does have its helpful features. You always know what you are going to be thinking tomorrow.
February 26, 2013
Fear makes strangers of people who would be friends.
February 27, 2013
Let the world know you as you are, not as you think you should be, because sooner or later, if you are posing, you will forget the pose, and then where are you?
February 28, 2013
Live truth instead of professing it.