Sunday, May 25, 2008

The Frictionary # 179

Here is another page from The Frictionary:

1696. I'm so cheap I might as well be free. (Joel Plaskett)

1697. There's birth, (...) there's death, and in between there's maintenance. (Tom Robbins)

1698. Sport as a spectacle is also used for hating in total conformity with the chart of human rights. (Pierre Foglia)

1699. The pause is also part of the music. (Stefan Zweig)

1700. A facility for quotation covers the absence of original thought.* (Dorothy L. Sayers)
* Not very original...

1701. Bachelors have consciences, married men have wives. (H.L. Mencken)

1702. Remember that the faith that moves mountains always carries a pick. (?)

1703. I always thought that menopause meant a pause between men. (Shelley Winters)

1704. A free man is the man who has no slaves. (Nicole Védrès)

1705. I hate housework! You make the beds, you do the dishes - and six months later you have to start all over again. (Joan Rivers)

That's all for edition #179. Your comments and suggestions are welcome. Subscribe and receive this weekly blog in your in-box. Have a great week.

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