Sunday, May 04, 2008

The Frictionary # 176

Here is another page from The Frictionary:

1666. The more unpredictible the world becomes, the more we rely on predictions. (Steve Rivkin)

1667. I take you now and for always,
For always is always now. (Philip Larkin)

1668. Winning is not normal. What is normal is to fight not to lose. (Stéphane Laporte)

1669. You cannot know yourself if you haven't suffered. (Alfred de Musset)

1670. It's better to be X-rayed than to be ultra-violated. (Réjean Lévesque)

1671. There's a phrase we live by in America: "In God We Trust". It's right there where Jesus would want it: on our money. (Bill Maher)

1672. There's only one everything. (?)

1673. A belief which leaves no place for doubt is not a belief, it is a superstition. (José Bergamin)

1674. Stupidity gets up early, that is why events are accustomed to happening in the morning. (Karl Kraus)

1675. History is the unfolding of miscalculations. (Barbara Tuchman)

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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