Archives - April 2013
April 1, 2013
April fool, n. The March fool with another month added to his folly.
April 2, 2013
No game in the world is as tidy and dramatically neat as baseball, with cause and effect, crime and punishment, motive and result, so cleanly defined.
April 3, 2013
We do have a zeal for laughter in most situations, give or take a dentist.
April 4, 2013
I'm of a fearsome mind to throw my arms around every living librarian who crosses my path, on behalf of the souls they never knew they saved.
April 5, 2013
A poet must leave traces of his passage, not proof.
April 6, 2013
Sisters never quite forgive each other for what happened when they were five.
April 7, 2013
Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.
April 8, 2013
You know, everybody's ignorant, just on different subjects.
April 9, 2013
However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.
April 10, 2013
I have a tip that can take five strokes off anyone's golf game: it's called an eraser.
April 11, 2013
The face is more honest than the mouth will ever be.
April 12, 2013
No human being believes that any other human being has a right to be in bed when he himself is up.
April 13, 2013
Think enthusiastically about everything; but especially about your job. If you do, you'll put a touch of glory in your life. If you love your job with enthusiasm, you'll shake it to pieces. You'll love it into greatness.
April 14, 2013
The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards.
April 15, 2013
Our tax code is so long it makes WAR AND PEACE seem breezy.
April 16, 2013
Strive for excellence, not perfection.
April 17, 2013
I am a believer in punctuality though is makes me very lonely.
April 18, 2013
Like a piece of ice on a hot stove the poem must ride on its own melting.
April 19, 2013
A soul without a high aim is like a ship without a rudder.
April 20, 2013
The easiest kind of relationship is with ten thousand people, the hardest is with one.
April 21, 2013
I know that every good and excellent thing in the world stands moment by moment on the razor-edge of danger and must be fought for...
April 22, 2013
You got to sing like you don't need the money; Love like you'll never get hurt; You got to dance like nobody's watchin'; It's gotta come from the heart if you want it to work.
April 23, 2013
We all write poems. It is simply that poets are the ones who write in words.
April 24, 2013
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
April 25, 2013
If you know what you are going to write when you're writing a poem, it's going to be average.
April 26, 2013
When you can't remember why you're hurt, that's when you're healed.
April 27, 2013
A reputation once broken may possibly be repaired, but the world will always keep their eyes on the spot where the crack was.
April 28, 2013
A poem records emotions and moods that lie beyond normal language, that can only be patched together and hinted at metaphorically.
April 29, 2013
Love didn't grow very well in place where there was only fear, just as plants didn't grow very well in a place where it was always dark.
April 30, 2013
Have the courage to be ignorant of a great number of things, in order to avoid the calamity of being ignorant of everything.