Sunday, February 18, 2007

The Frictionary # 113

Here is another page from The Frictionary:

1036. Suicide is the last thing a person should do. (Milton Berle)

1037. Beware of the half-truth. You may have gotten the wrong half. (?)

1038. All television is children's television. (Richard Adler)

1039. Without indignation, we grow accustomed to doing good instead of social justice. (Pierre Foglia)

1040. A show of envy is an insult to oneself. (Yevgeny Yevtushenko)

1041. Life is not lost by dying: life is lost minute by minute, day by dragging day, in all the thousand small uncaring ways. (Stephen Vincent Benet)

1042. All power corrupts, but we need the electricity. (?)

1043. Being old doesn't mean you know more, it means you ate enough fiber. (Jonathan Carroll)

1044. If time is on your side, what is on the other side? (Kristin Buxton)

1045. A man alone is always in bad company. (Paul Valéry)

That's all for this edition. Your comments and suggestions are welcome. Subscribe and receive this weekly blog in your in-box for free. Have a great week.

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At 3:15 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Jonathan Carroll writes one of the great daily blogs on his website It's full of great lines like the one you quote here.



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