Interesting Quotes

“I am H.G's Sock”

Level 7

Since: Jul 12

Or is he mine?

#8065 Mar 16, 2013
“Now take my hand and hold it tight.
I will not fail you here tonight,
For failing you, I fail myself
And place my soul upon a shelf
In Hell's library without light.
I will not fail you here tonight.”
― Dean Koontz, The Book Of Counted Sorrows

“My Bad! Just hold me. ”

Level 9

Since: Aug 07

Orion's Belt

#8066 Mar 16, 2013
"The morning cup of coffee has an exhilaration about it which the cheering influence of the afternoon or evening cup of tea cannot be expected to reproduce."

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., "Over the Teacups," 1891

“Still Waters Run Deep”

Level 6

Since: Sep 11

Waters Edge

#8067 Mar 16, 2013
"May your blessings outnumber
The shamrocks that grow,
And may trouble avoid you
Wherever you go."

Irish Blessing

Level 6

Since: Apr 12

Location hidden

#8068 Mar 17, 2013
Dragon Dreamer wrote:
"May your blessings outnumber
The shamrocks that grow,
And may trouble avoid you
Wherever you go."
Irish Blessing
Beautiful blessings. Long live Irish wisdom.

“HEY! Who voted for Jared”

Since: Jun 08

Kushner? No One? Thot so.....

#8069 Mar 17, 2013
"None of us got where we are solely by pulling ourselves up by our bootstraps. We got here because somebody - a parent, a teacher, an Ivy League crony or a few nuns - bent down and helped us pick up our boots."

Thurgood Marshall

“I'll think about it.”

Level 4

Since: Nov 07

central Florida

#8070 Mar 17, 2013

"A girl can wait for the right man to come along; but in
the meantime that still doesn't mean she can't have a
wonderful time with all the wrong ones." --Cher

"Don't compromise yourself; you are all you got."
--Janis Joplin

"You don't get to choose how you are going to die.
Or when.
You can only decide how you're going to live. Now."
--Joan Baez

“I'll think about it.”

Level 4

Since: Nov 07

central Florida

#8071 Mar 17, 2013
"You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake."
--Jeannette Rankin

"It is better to die on your feet than live on your knees."
--Florynce Kennedy

"People call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments
that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute."
--Rebecca West

“I'll think about it.”

Level 4

Since: Nov 07

central Florida

#8072 Mar 17, 2013
"If you are not living on the edge, you are taking up
too much room." Lorraine Teel

"When people tell you that you can't do something,
you kind of want to try it." --Margaret Chase Smith

"I don't waste time thinking, "Am I doing it right?"
I ask, "Am I doing it?" --Georgette Mosbacher

“I'll think about it.”

Level 4

Since: Nov 07

central Florida

#8073 Mar 17, 2013
"Well-behaved women rarely make history."
--Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

"Elegance does not consist of putting on a new dress."
--Coco Chanel

"You must do the thing that you think you cannot do."
--Eleanor Roosevelt

“HEY! Who voted for Jared”

Since: Jun 08

Kushner? No One? Thot so.....

#8074 Mar 17, 2013
"Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got."

Janis Joplin

“I'll think about it.”

Level 4

Since: Nov 07

central Florida

#8075 Mar 17, 2013
"I have no regrets. I wouldn't have lived my life the way
I did if I were going to worry about what people were going to say." --Ingrid Bergman

"I base most of my fashion taste on what doesn't itch."
--Gilda Radnor

"I always wear slacks because of the brambles and maybe the snakes." Katharine Hepburn

All of the above quotes are from a charming little book called "The Goddess Within."
There are many other quotes but these were my favorites.

And of course, my all time favorite:
"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent."
--Eleanor Roosevelt

“I'll think about it.”

Level 4

Since: Nov 07

central Florida

#8076 Mar 17, 2013
Old Sam wrote:
"Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got."
Janis Joplin
Thank you for the correction.
I typed it as it was shown in the book.
Guess their proofreader missed it.

Level 3

Since: Jul 12

Location hidden

#8077 Mar 17, 2013
It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both.=Niccolo Machiavelli

I don't think I'd say it's better, but it's definitely safer. Otherwise, there wouldn't be the saying: you always hurt the one you love.

“HEY! Who voted for Jared”

Since: Jun 08

Kushner? No One? Thot so.....

#8078 Mar 17, 2013
aWitchintheWoods wrote:
<quoted text>
Thank you for the correction.
I typed it as it was shown in the book.
Guess their proofreader missed it.
.....????.

Ya don't need to thank me, tho I appreciate it......I was just postin' somethin' I read JJ had said, in response to your post...just kinda echoin' JB, if you will....

“HEY! Who voted for Jared”

Since: Jun 08

Kushner? No One? Thot so.....

#8079 Mar 17, 2013
"Like all the best families, we have our share of eccentricities, of impetuous and wayward youngsters and of family disagreements."

Elizabeth II

“Hippie Witch”

Level 6

Since: May 08

Location hidden

#8080 Mar 18, 2013
Because of a friend, life is a little stronger, fuller, more gracious thing for the friend's existence, whether he be near or far. If the friend is close at hand, that is best; but if he is far away he still is there to think of, to wonder about, to hear from, to write to, to share life and experience with, to serve, to honor, to admire, to love.~ Arthur Christopher Benson

“My Bad! Just hold me. ”

Level 9

Since: Aug 07

Orion's Belt

#8081 Mar 18, 2013
“Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.”

Friedrich Nietzsche

“My Bad! Just hold me. ”

Level 9

Since: Aug 07

Orion's Belt

#8082 Mar 18, 2013
“Nobody can hurt me without my permission.”

Mahatma Gandhi

“To love and be loved”

Level 8

Since: Jun 08

right here, right now...

#8083 Mar 18, 2013
History repeats itself. Oppotunities don't.

(I am an Engineer To Change the World Photos)

“I know where you are,”

Level 8

Since: Jun 08

Right here under my thumb

#8084 Mar 18, 2013
"You know the good part about all those executions in Texas? Fewer Texans." ~ George Carlin

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