Sunday, December 02, 2007

The Frictionary # 154

Here is another page from The Frictionary:

1446. The consumer isn't a moron; she's your wife. (David Ogilvy)

1447. There's not a whole lot of new atoms out there. (Denny McDonough)

1448. Anxiety, finally, is nothing but a by-product of hope. (Hubert Aquin)

1449. God asked Abraham to sacrifice Isaac at age 12, because at 13 it would no longer be a sacrifice. (?)

1450. Like all great travelers, I have seen more than I can remember and remember more than I have seen. (Benjamin Disraeli)

1451. As soon as it is defined, that it is prescribed, good taste isn't good taste anymore. (Pierre Foglia)

1452. Ambition is but avarice on stilts and masked. (Walter Savage Landor)

1453. We shape clay into a pot, but it is the emptiness inside that holds whatever we want. (Lao Tzu)

1454. To find the exact answer, one must first ask the exact question. (S. Tobin Webster)

1455. Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere. (G.K. Chesterton)

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

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