Sunday, June 20, 2010

The Frictionary # 287

Here is another page taken from The Frictionary:

2786. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning. (Gloria Steinem)

2787. It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the ones most responsive to change. (Charles Darwin)

2788. We are never more bored than with people to whom we cannot tell it. (Jean Benjamin de Laborde)

2789. Composers shouldn't think too much - it interferes with their plagiarism. (Howard Dietz)

2790. Contempt is a mask worn over sadness. (Alphonse Karr)

2791. Not knowing when the dawn will come, I open every door. (Emily Dickinson)

2792. When we smell a flower, we smell the sex of a plant. (Paul-Armand Gette)

2793. It's a bad plan that can't be changed. (Publilius Syrus*)
* He was the originator of the famous proverb "A rolling stone gathers no moss." (1st Century B.C.).

2794. TV: chewing gum for the eyes. (Frank Lloyd Wright)

2795. Everybody has to be somebody to somebody to be anybody. (Malcom S. Forbes)

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