Sunday, May 24, 2015

The Frictionary # 583

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5356. We are masters of unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out. (Winston Churchill)

5357. We love but once for once only are we perfectly equipped for loving. (Cyril Connolly)

5358. Those who do nothing are never wrong. (Théodore de Banville)

5359. Mistrust your own mistrust. (Vincent Cespedes)

5360. I'd like to change the world, but I can't find a diaper big enough. (covertcomic)

5361. The silence in here
is the precise shape
of this room. (Positively Wyrde)

5362. England is a Norman colony that went wrong. (Alphonse Allais)

5363. The minute people fall in love they become liars. (Harlan Ellison)

5364. There are two kinds of people in this world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better. (?)

5365. People's memories are maybe the fuel they burn to stay alive. (Haruki Murakami)

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Sunday, May 17, 2015

The Frictionary # 582

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5346. If you haven't forgiven yourself something, how can you forgive others? [Dolores Huerta)

5347. You have to begin to lose your memory...to realize that memory is what makes our lives. (Luis Bunuel)

5348. What we know of someone prevents us from knowing him. (Christian Bobin)

5349. A library doesn't need windows. A library is a window. (Stewart Brand)

5350. My point is, life is about balance. The good and the bad. The highs and the lows. The piña and the colada. (Ellen De Generes)

5351. Not being able to go back is a form of progression. (Frédéric Dard)

5352. We never learn how to die well; we only get to do it once - we can't practice. (Réjean Lévesque)

5353. Wisdom begins at the end. (Daniel Webster)

5354. The stars are the street lights of eternity. (?)

5355. What people say behind your back is your standing in the community. (Edgar Watson Howe)

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Sunday, May 10, 2015

The Frictionary # 581

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5336. One finds limits by pushing them. (Herbert Simon - attributed)

5337. The biggest problem with Christians today is that no one wants to kill them anymore.* (Søren Kierkegaard)
* ISIS thinks otherwise...

5338. I started meditation. It's better than to just lay there on the floor and do nothing. (Jean Yanne)

5339. I used to think it'd be cool to be able to read other people's minds. Since I joined Facebook, I got over that. (newfylover1]

5340. Until you make peace with who you are, you'll never be content with what you have. (Shanti Dharm)

5341. Time is an invention of movement. One who doesn't move won't see time go by. (Amélie Nothomb)

5342. My love is an aviary
of small birds
and I must learn
to leave the door ajar...[Karen McCarthy Woolf)

5343. When in doubt ascribe all quotations to George Bernard Shaw. (Nigel Rees)

5344. Just before dying
he saw the writing on the wall.
It said "Exit". (Réjean Lévesque)

5345. Several excuses are always less convincing than one. (Aldous Huxley)

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Sunday, May 03, 2015

The Frictionary # 580

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5326. Time moves in one direction, memory in another. (William Gibson)

5327. Maturity is the capacity to endure uncertainty. (John Huston Finley)

5328. What is a year but the infinite volume of a pinch of seconds. (Dominique Rollin)

5329. Prayer is a confession of one's unworthiness and weakness. (Gandhi)

5330. Hunting is easier for vegans because it's easier to sneak up on plants.(Jerry Thomas)

5331. Beneath this slab
John Brown is stowed
He watched the ads
And not the road. (Ogden Nash)

5332. Wanting to know is born out of doubt. Stop believing and learn. (André Gide)

5333. A short story about sorrow:
Once upon a time
The end. (Positively Wyrde)

5334. Nobody is too good and few are good enough. (French proverb)

5335. Happiness is pleasure without remorse. (Socrates)

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Sunday, April 26, 2015

The Frictionary # 579

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5316. Without forgiveness, there is no future. (Desmond Tutu)

5317. The promises of yesterday are the taxes of today. (William Lyon MacKenzie)

5318. The future tormernts us, the past holds us back, that is why the present escapes us. (Gustave Flaubert)

5319. Experience is what keeps a man who makes the same mistake twice from admitting it the third time around. (Terry McCormick)

5320. A mystery is ignorance with a halo. (Réjean Lévesque)

5321. Democracy: In which you say what you like and do what you're told. (Dave Barry)

5322. Wouldn't exercise be more fun if calories screamed while you burned them? (Funnyoneliners)

5323. Imagination is a postcard that you send to yourself. (Nadine Monfils)

5324. Fashion is something that goes in one year and out the other. (?)

5325. How the years
change from how
to why.  (Coyote Sings)

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Sunday, April 19, 2015

The Frictionary # 578

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5306. Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other. (Walter Elliot)

5307. You're old when what thrills you are memories instead of projects and hopes. (Réjean Lévesque)

5308. People are living longer than ever before, a phenomenon undoubtedly made necessary by the 30 year mortgage. (Doug Larson)

5309. One finds limits by pushing them. (Herbert Simon)

5310. The only thing that stops God from sending another Flood is that the first one was useless. (Sébastien Chamfort)

5311. Stalemate: She - "Do I look fat?" 
                            He - "Do I look stupid?". (Mike Baldwin "Cornered")

5312. If you're not for gay marriage, don't marry a gay person. (Whoopi Goldberg)

5313. The past is a cracked egg, the future an egg hatching. (Paul Éluard)

5314. The only happy end I know is the weekend. (?)

5315. Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone. (Pablo Picasso)

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Sunday, April 12, 2015

The Frictionary # 578

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5296. Blessed is the person who is too busy to worry in the daytime, and too sleepy to worry at night. (Leo Aikman)

5297. Cross country skiing is great if you live in a small country. (Steven Wright)

5298. I spend, therefore I am. (Albert Brie)

5299. One can endure sorrow alone, but it takes two to be glad. (Elbert Hubbard)

5300. It is necessary: therefore, it is possible. (Giuseppe Antonio Borgese)

5301. Until the end
he called me possessive
and held his soul so tightly
it shrank
to fit his hand.  (Alice Walker)

5302. Gods are much like Elvis Presley impersonators: too many and not very good. (Réjean Lévesque)

5303. Happiness is never stopping to think if you are. (Palmer Sondreal)

5304. There are now 4 sides to every story - yours, mine, the truth & the Internet version. (thelovealive)

5305. Nobody is superior or inferior, nobody's equal either. Everyone is unique and incomparable. (Osho)

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