Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Work in Advertising


"Don't tell my mother I work in an advertising agency - she thinks I play piano in a whorehouse."  ~ Jacques Seguela

Monday, July 30, 2012

The Media

"With no ads, who would pay for the media?  The good fairy?"  ~ Samuel Thurm

Friday, July 27, 2012

Peace


"If there were to be a universal sound depicting peace, I would surely vote for the purr."   ~ Barbara L. Diamond

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Its Own Ends


"The cat is domestic only as far as suits its own ends."  ~ Saki

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Sculpture


"There's no need for a piece of sculpture in a home that has a cat."
  ~ Wesley Bates

Friday, July 20, 2012

Heartwarming Welcome


"There are few things in life more heartwarming than to be welcomed by a cat."  ~ Tay Hohoff

Thursday, July 19, 2012

A Gift


"What greater gift than the love of a cat?"  ~ Charles Dickens

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

A Poem


"A dog, I have always said, is prose; a cat is a poem."  ~ Jean Burden

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Cats are Smart


"Cats are smarter than dogs.  You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through snow."  ~ Jeff Valdez

Monday, July 16, 2012

Noble Actions


"Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls."  ~ David Thomas

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Attempt the Absurd


"Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible." ~ M.C. Escher 

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

An Opportunity


"Innovation is the ability to see change as an opportunity - not a threat." ~ Author Unknown

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Art


"Art begins in imitation and ends in innovation." ~ Mason Cooley

Monday, July 9, 2012

From Beyond


"Technical skills can be learned by almost anyone who has the determination to pursue it, but innovative ideas and the ability to express them come from some place beyond the material world." ~ Carole Ann Borges

Friday, July 6, 2012

Friends and Pets


"The difference between friends and pets is that friends we allow into our company, pets we allow into our solitude."  ~ Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Traits of the Animals


"I have been studying the traits and dispositions of the "lower animals" (so called) and contrasting them with the traits and dispositions of man.  I find the result humiliating to me."  ~ Mark Twain, Letters from the Earth, 1907

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Advantages


"Animals have these advantages over man:  they never hear the clock strike, they die without any idea of death, they have no theologians to instruct them, their last moments are not disturbed by unwelcome and unpleasant ceremonies, their funerals cost them nothing, and no one starts lawsuits over their wills."  ~ Voltaire, letter to Count Schomberg, 31 August 1769

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Relations

"It often happens that a man is more humanely related to a cat or dog than to any human being."  ~ Henry David Thoreau


Monday, July 2, 2012

A KInd Man


"The kind man feeds his beast before sitting down to dinner."  ~ Hebrew Proverb