Sunday, February 11, 2007

The Frictionary # 112

Here is another page from The Frictionary:

1026. Poverty increases ignorance and ignorance increases poverty. (Germaine Staël-Holstein*)
* Also known as Madame de Staël.

1027. I like high heels. It means girls can't run away from me. (David Bailey)

1028. To the atheist, death is the end; to the believer, the beginning; to the agnostic, the sound of silence. (L.J. Peter)

1029. A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age. (Robert Frost)

1030. A woman marries a man expecting he will change, but he doesn't. A man marries a woman expecting that she won't change and she does. (?)

1031. There is a world between speaking frankly and telling the truth - like the distance between the prow and the poop of a ship. Frankness appears first, truth comes last. (Haruki Murakami)

1032. (...) as sincere as a dog. (Fiona Apple)

1033. User, n. : the word computer professionals use when they mean "idiot". (Dave Barry)

1034. You live and learn or you don't live long. (Robert A. Heinlein)

1035. Science Fiction is the jazz of literature. (David Brin)

That's all for this edition. Your comments and suggestions are welcome. Subscribe and receive this free weekly blog in your in-box. Peace and Love!

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