Sunday, October 05, 2008

The Frictionary # 198

Here is another page taken from The Frictionary:

1886. In America, through pressure of conformity, there is freedom of choice, but nothing to choose from. (Peter Ustinov)

1887. Love is the cheapest of religions. (Cesare Pavese)

1888. Modern technology
Owes ecology
An apology. (Alan M. Eddison)

1889. Speech was given to man so he could hide his thoughts. (Charles Maurice de Talleyrand)

1890. A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake. (Confucius)

1891. Forgotten is forgiven. (F. Scott Fitzgerald)

1892. Tent: Zip-Loc food for bears. (Scott Faulconbridge)

1893. The world is divided into people who think they are right. (?)

1894. A mob is the scum that rises upmost when the nation boils. (John Dryden)

1895. Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act. (Truman Capote)

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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