Monday, February 28, 2011

Appropriate Action

"If a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it." ~ Edgar Watson Howe

Friday, February 25, 2011


"I have never met anyone who wanted to save the world without my financial support." ~ Robert Brault

Thursday, February 24, 2011


"How is it that our memory is good enough to retain the least triviality that happens to us, and yet not good enough to recollect how often we have told it to the same person?" ~ François Duc de La Rochefoucauld

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Useful Things

"If an article is attractive, or useful, or inexpensive, they'll stop making it tomorrow; if it's all three, they stopped making it yesterday." ~ Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic's Notebook, 1960

Tuesday, February 22, 2011


"If you wish to forget anything on the spot, make a note that this thing is to be remembered." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

Monday, February 21, 2011


"Men prefer brief praise, pitched high; women are satisfied with praise in a lower key, just so it goes on and on." ~ Mignon McLaughlin

Friday, February 18, 2011

Beautiful View

"The most beautiful view is the one I share with you." ~ Author Unknown

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Monday, February 14, 2011

Words For Love

"The eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them. There ought to be as many for love."  ~ Margaret Atwood

Happy Valentine's Day To One And All!

Friday, February 11, 2011

More Than Love

"We loved with a love that was more than love." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Same Direction

"Loving is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction." ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

A Game

"Love is a game that two can play and both win." ~ Eva Gabor

Monday, February 7, 2011


In honor of Valentine's Day, which is next Monday, I am posting quotes on love here until then.

"Poetry spills from the cracks of a broken heart, but flows from one which is loved." ~ Christopher Paul Rubero

Friday, February 4, 2011


"Every actual state is corrupt. Good men must not obey laws too well." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Conscience for Right

"When leaders act contrary to conscience, we must act contrary to leaders." ~ Veterans Fast for Life

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Right and Wrong

"Each man must for himself alone decide what is right and what is wrong, which course is patriotic and which isn't. You cannot shirk this and be a man. To decide against your conviction is to be an unqualified and excusable traitor, both to yourself and to your country, let men label you as they may." ~ Mark Twain

Tuesday, February 1, 2011


"As long as the world shall last there will be wrongs, and if no man objected and no man rebelled, those wrongs would last forever." ~ Clarence Darrow