Sunday, January 21, 2007

The Frictionary # 109

Here is another page from The Frictionary:

996. There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly. (Buckminster Fuller)

997. Americans are benevolently ignorant about Canada, while Canadians are malevolently well informed about the United States. (J. Bartlett Brebner)

998. Getting information off the Internet is like taking a drink from a fire hydrant. (Mitchell Kapor)

999. The reason a dog has so many friends is that he wags his tail instead of his tongue. (?)

1000. * The truth isn't always beauty, but the hunger for it is. (Nadine Gordimer)

* This is kind of a milestone; the 1000th quotation!

1001. Kindness is loving people more than they deserve. (Joseph Joubert)

1002. Blessed are those that are cracked, for they will let the light through. (Michel Audiard)

1003. It is not the horse that draws the cart, but the oats. (Russian proverb)

1004. When I was born I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and a half. (Gracie Allen)

1005. Never confuse motion with action. (Benjamin Franklin)

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