Quotations

From: Norma Jeane Young
Sent on: Friday, June 15, 2012 2:33 PM

Excellent!  & such Great Truths! -- sometimes humorously presented.  Dan
 
I read them all -- & LOVED ALL of them!
 
~Norma
P.S.  I've sent to the OFH site too.

 
----- Forwarded Message -----
From: Dan
Sent: Wednesday, June 13, 2012 10:08 PM
Subject: Quotations

Hi to All!
     As many of you may know I like to collect quotations.  Here are a few of my more recent favorites.  --Dan
 
 
 
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
~Unknown
"Free speech is meant to protect unpopular speech. Popular speech, by definition, needs no protection." -- Neal Boortz
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than by what they find laughable.
~Anon
Winston Churchill to American Vice-Consul Kenneth Pendar: “If anything happened to that man, (Franklin Delano Roosevelt) I couldn’t stand it.  He is the truest friend; he has the farthest vision; he is the greatest man I have ever known.”
Anger is the feeling that makes your mouth work faster than your mind.
~Evan Esar
Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure.
~Earl Nightingale
It's more blessed to give than to receive -- especially kittens."
~Bill Cosby
"An expert is the one who predicts the job will take the longest and cost the most."
~Arthur Bloch 
Talent does what it can; genius does what it must."
~Robert Bulwer-Lytton
An economist's guess is liable to be as good as anybody else's."
~Will Rogers
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
~Sir Winston Churchill
Old age ain't no place for sissies.
~Bette Davis
If you take a dog which is starving and feed him and make him prosperous, that dog will not bite you. This is the primary difference between a dog and a man.
~ Mark Twain
The purpose of life is a life of purpose.  –Ralph Waldo Emerson

Two roads diverged in a wood and I took the one less traveled by. And that has made all the difference.
~ Robert Frost
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Courage does not always roar. Sometimes, it is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, "I will try again tomorrow."
~Anonymous
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Creative minds have always been known to survive any kind of bad training.
~ Anna Freud
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The first principle is that you must not fool yourself; and you are the easiest person to fool.
~Richard Feynman
Shared joy is a double joy. Shared sorrow is half sorrow.
~Swedish proverb
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Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
~ Francis Bacon
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A boy becomes an adult three years before his parents think he does and about two years after he thinks he does.
~Lewis B. Hershey
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Hating people is like burning down your own house to try to get rid of a rat.
~Harry Emerson Fosdick
Find a job you love and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
~Jim Fox
There is a good reason they call these ceremonies "commencement exercises." Graduation is not the end, it's the beginning.
~Orrin Hatch
 


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