Monthly Archives: January 2016

You Hit Like a Bitch

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Little Inclined To Say Anything Unless

I am very little inclined on any occasion to say anything unless I hope to produce some good by it. Abraham Lincoln Courtesy of https://marymuema.wordpress.com/about/

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America Is Nothing If

America is nothing if it consists merely of each of us; it is something only if it consists of all of us. President Woodrow Wilson, in a speech in Pittsburgh, January 29, 1916 quoted from Real Simple magazine, in the … Continue reading

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Learn To Be…

Change no one. Change nothing. Do not live in the past and do not worry about the future. Stay in the eternal now, where all is well. Do not react to the world. Do not even react to your own … Continue reading

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Every Secret of a Writer’s Soul

Every secret of a writer’s soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind, is written large in his works. Virginia Woolf Courtesy of NJ from her blog, https://ametalk.wordpress.com/about-ame-talk/   Virginia Woolf

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For The Pun of It

I found this list of puns as a post of a co-blogger,  http://curmudgeon-at-large.com/ on my other WordPress blog and I had to share them. (I love puns – the groanier, the better!) Lexophilia Who on earth dreams up bad puns … Continue reading

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“What The Water Gave Me”

Time it took us To where the water was That’s what the water gave me And time goes quicker Between the two of us Oh, my love, don’t forsake me Take what the water gave me Lay me down Let … Continue reading

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Life Isn’t Hard to Manage

But life isn’t hard to manage when you have nothing to lose. Ernest Hemingway, from his book, “A Farewell To Arms” quoted by hqlines from Tumblr blog http://blackbettie420.tumblr.com/ Ernest Hemingway

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Regrets

Regrets, I’ve had a few, but then again, too few to mention. From the song “My Way” written by Paul Anka specifically for Frank Sinatra Paul Anka Frank Sinatra

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Television is Educating

I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and I read a book. Groucho Marx, quoted from Reminisce magazine, October/November 2015, page 26

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