Thursday, March 31, 2011

Francis M Chapman

"Spring would not be spring without bird songs."

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Margaret Atwood

A divorce is like an amputation: you
survive it, but there's less of you.

Sunday, March 27, 2011

Benjamin Franklin

A house is not a home unless it
contains food and fire for the
mind as well as the body.

Saturday, March 26, 2011

Vincent Van Gogh

Conscience is a man's compass.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Lucille Ball

I have an everyday religion that works
for me. Love yourself first, and everything
else falls into line.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Jonathan Winters

I couldn't wait for success, so
I went ahead without it.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Geoffrey Chaucer

Filth and old age, I'm sure you will agree,
are powerful wardens upon chastity.

Sunday, March 20, 2011

Pablo Casals

Each person has inside a basic decency and
goodness. If he listens to it and acts on
it, he is giving a great deal of what it
is the world needs most. It is not complicated
but it takes courage. It takes courage for a
person to listen to his own goodness and
act on it.

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Barack Obama

A good compromise, a good piece of legislation,
is like a good sentence; or a good piece of music.
Everybody can recognize it. They say, 'Huh. It
works. It makes sense.'

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Buddy Ebsen

Remember, that of all the elements that
comprise a human being, the most important,
the most essential, the one that will
sustain, transcend, overcome and vanquish
obstacles is - Spirit!

Sunday, March 13, 2011

William Shatner

A director is a choreographer, both
politically and creatively.

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Charlie Parker

If you don't live it, it won't
come out your horn.

Friday, March 11, 2011

Buzz Aldrin

I think humans will reach Mars, and
I would like to see it happen in my

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Wyatt Earp

Fast is fine, but accuracy is everything.

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Robert Burns

Dare to be honest and fear no labor.

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Marilyn Hacker

Everyone thinks they're going to
write one book of poems or one novel.

Monday, March 7, 2011

Rupert Brooke

A book may be compared to your neighbor:
if it be good, it cannot last too long;
if bad, you cannot get rid of it too early.

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Boris Karloff

The monster was the best friend I ever had.

Saturday, March 5, 2011

Max Jacob

Friendship is inexplicable, it should
not be explained if one doesn't want
to kill it.

Thursday, March 3, 2011

James Wolfensohn

But when someone is on a winning horse,
and everything looks wonderful, it's
very hard as an outsider to persuade
them something is wrong.

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Alfred Newman

Crime does not pay as well as politics.

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Ambrose Bierce

Alliance - in international politics,
the union of two thieves who have their
hands so deeply inserted in each other's
pockets that they cannot separately
plunder a third.