"Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pound ought an...
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"If opportunity doesn't come knocking at your door, build a brand."
― Bernard Kelvin Clive
"Maybe the Truth of the Meaning ...
Whoever said money can't buy happiness simply didn't know where to go shopping.
― Bo Derek
"Have you ever considered w...
"Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it."
― Jane Wagner
"The truth is that stress doesn't come from your boss, you...
My candle burns at both ends
It will not last the night;
But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends -
It gives a lovely light.
"Reputation is what others think of us; character is what God knows of us. When you have spent what feels like eternity trying to repair a few moments...
Star light, star bright,
First star I see tonight,
I wish I may, I wish I might,
Have the wish I wish tonight.
We shouldn't require our politicians to be movie stars. Then again, we're all influenced by charisma. It's hard not to be. We all collectively fall fo...
How dreary to be somebody!
How public, like a frog
To tell your name the livelong day
To an admiring bog!"
― Emily Dickinson, The Comple...
"Just think of all those women on the Titanic who said, 'No thank you' to desert that night. And for what?!"
"CIRCLES OF LIFE
"Ideas are responsible for the progression and prosperity of humans - without them we would still be living in prehistoric times. No idea is too small...
Robots have arrived. They're sorting your packages, deciding what you see on Facebook and might be coming for your job.
But have you ever wondered w...
"I swear there are about a million rocks underneath me," [Dylan] said grouchily.
Think of it as therapeutic. Like a shiatsu massage." (Sadie)
Flattery is a sort of bad money to which our vanity gives currency.
--- FRANÇOIS DE LA ROCHEFOUCAULD, Moral Maxim...
"Should a writer have a social purpose? Any honest writer is bound to become a critic of the society he lives in, and sometimes, like Mark Twain or Ku...
What's a figurehead, Daddy?
Admiral. That part of a warship which does the talking while the figurehead does the thinking.
--- Ambrose Bierce
"Aptitude without attitude is blind; attitude without aptitude is lame." -- Richard Marcel I.
"The future depends on attitude, aptitude, and gratitud...
For that gnawing feeling:
Stepping out, I'm leaving here,
No use crying, crying in my beer,
Enough's enough, believe it's true,
Bite The Bullet, I'm ...
"The best way to avoid becoming a scapegoat is to find one."
― Warren Eyster, The Goblins...
A message from Marilyn Manson--that could also be a plank in a political platform in the not so distant future.
"There is a hurricane ablowing and j...
"We are all manufacturers. Making good, making trouble, or making excuses."
--- H. V. Adolt
"We have forty...
Blaming's a pretty tricky business:
"All my failures as a human being I blame on my father. Life is about accepting responsibility, and it's time my...
"The difference between success and failure is one more time."
― Ken Poirot
"The eternal struggle between failure...
Life passing you by? Well...?
In truth I suspect that merely slowing down is not a very satisfying answer. What I need has less to do with my pace of...
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