Archives - November 2013
November 1, 2013
Our clothes are too much a part of us for most of us ever to be entirely indifferent to their condition: it is as though the fabric were indeed a natural extension of the body, or even of the soul.
November 2, 2013
I don't have a girlfriend. But I do know a woman who'd be mad at me for saying that.
November 3, 2013
May you live as long as you wish and love as long as you live.
November 4, 2013
Worldly fame is but a breath of wind that blows now this way, and now that, and changes names as it changes directions.
November 5, 2013
There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face.
November 6, 2013
The art of love is largely the art of persistence.
November 7, 2013
In the pun, two strings of thought are tangled into one acoustic knot.
November 8, 2013
Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.
November 9, 2013
It takes a lot of courage to show your dream to someone else.
November 10, 2013
I am thankful for the mess to clean after a party because it means I have been surrounded by friends.
November 11, 2013
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
November 12, 2013
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
November 13, 2013
Failure seldom stops you. What stops you is the fear of failure.
November 14, 2013
People say that losing weight is no walk in the park. When I hear that I think, yeah, that's the problem.
November 15, 2013
Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life. The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, and tints tomorrow with prophetic ray.
November 16, 2013
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.
November 17, 2013
I don’t try to describe the future. I try to prevent it.
November 18, 2013
I used to be “with it”. But then they changed what “it” was. Now what I’m “with” isn’t “it”, and what is “it” seems weird and scary to me.
November 19, 2013
Leisure only means a chance to do other jobs that demand attention.
November 20, 2013
The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.
November 21, 2013
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
November 22, 2013
The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie --- deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth --- persistent, persuasive, and unrealistic. Belief in myths allows the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
November 23, 2013
If my books can help children become readers, then I feel I have accomplished something important.
November 24, 2013
All good is hard. All evil is easy. Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. Stay away from easy.
November 25, 2013
I'd rather regret the things I have done than the things that I haven't.
November 26, 2013
While intelligent people can often simplify the complex, a fool is more likely to complicate the simple.
November 27, 2013
I could never think well of a man's intellectual or moral character, if he was habitually unfaithful to his appointments.
November 28, 2013
If a fellow isn't thankful for what he's got, he isn't likely to be thankful for what he's going to get.
November 29, 2013
Whoever said money can't buy happiness simply didn't know where to go shopping.
November 30, 2013
One of the misfortunes of our time is, that in getting rid of false shame, we have killed off so much real shame as well.