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Quote of the Day/Week Archive 2004

04.08.09 - "Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names."
-nbsp;John F. Kennedy

04.08.07 - "So, what now?
It's plain to see we're over
And I hate when things are over
When so much is left undone."

- Deep Blue Something, "Breakfast at Tiffany's"

04.08.05 - "A loyal friend laughs at your jokes when they're not so good, and sympathizes with your problems when they're not so bad."
- Arnold H. Glasow

04.08.02 - "Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities. Truth isn't."
- Mark Twain

04.07.28 - "There is a certain charm in the forbidden that makes it unspeakably desirable."
- Mark Twain

04.07.23 - "There's no doubt that I've deserved my enemies, but I don't think I've deserved my friends."
- Walt Whitman

04.07.19 - "Dear Lord, the gods have been good to me. For the first time in my life, everything is absolutely perfect just the way it is. So here's the deal: You freeze everything the way it is, and I won't ask for anything more. If that is OK, please give me absolutely no sign. OK, deal. In gratitude, I present you this offering of cookies and milk. If you want me to eat them for you, give me no sign. Thy will be done"
- Homer Simpson

04.07.12 - "If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong."
- Groucho Marx

04.07.08 - "Madness is actually a sane reaction to an insane world."
- Stephanie Ericcson

04.07.07 - "A little rebellion now and then is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical."
- Thomas Jefferson

04-07.06 - "If all that Americans want is security, they can go to prison. They'll have enough to eat, a bed and roof over their heads. But if an American wants to preserve his dignity and his equality as a Human Being, he must not bow his neck to any dictatorial government."
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

04.07.05 - "Patriotism is as fierce as a fever, pitiless as the grave, blind as a stone, and irrational as a headless hen."
- Ambrose Bierce

04.07.04 - "To announce that there must be no criticism of the president, or that we are to stand by the president right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public."
- Theodore Roosevelt

04.07.01 - "Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die, hope is a bird that cannot fly."
- Langston Hughes

04.06.28 - "Some people complain because the roses have thorns; I am happy that the thorns have roses."
- Alphonse Karr

04.06.24 - "Aerodynamically the bumblebee shouldn't be able to fly, but
the bumble bee doesn't know it, so it goes on flying anyway."

- Mary Kay Ash

04.06.21 - "Some days you're the bug. Some days you're the windshield."
- Price Cobb

04.06.19 - "There has been much tragedy in my life; at least half of it actually happened."
- Mark Twain

04.06.18 - "Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you."
- Carl Sandburg

04.06.16 - "There's the way it ought to be, and there's the way it is."
- Platoon

04.06.15 - "Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost."
- Robert H. Schuller

04.06.11 - "I am looking for a dare to be great situation."
- Say Anything

04.06.08 - "The saddest thing in life is wasted talent."
- A Bronx Tale

04.06.03 - "America wasn't founded so that we could all be better. America was founded so we could all be anything we damned well pleased."
- Patrick Jake O'Roarke

04.05.31 - "I have to remind myself that some birds aren't meant to be caged. Their feathers are just too bright. And when they fly away, the part of you that knows it was a sin to lock them up DOES rejoice. Still, the place you live in is that much more drab and empty that they're gone."
- Shawshank Redemption

04.05.28 - "Love is missing someone whenever you're apart, but somehow feeling warm inside because you're close in heart."
- Kay Knudsen

04.05.26 - "Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead."
- Louisa May Alcott

04.05.23 - "The entire sum of existence is the magic of being needed by just one person"
- Vi Putnam

04.05.14 - "If I had a rose for every time I thought of you, I'd walk through a garden forever.
- Unknown

04.05.09 - "I think we dream so we don't have to be apart so long. If we're in each other's dreams, we can play together all night."
- Bill Watterson, Calvin & Hobbes

04.05.03 - "We are, all of us, molded and remolded by those who have loved us, and although their love may pass, we remain, nonetheless, their work -- a work they very likely do not recognize, and is never exactly what they intended."
- Francois Mauriac

04.05.01 - “We have to continually be jumping off cliffs and developing our wings on the way down.”
- Kurt Vonnegut

04.04.28 - "The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be
appreciated."

- William James

04.04.23 - "All of the animals except for man know that the principle business of life is to enjoy it."
- Samuel Butler

04.04.20 - "To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act
is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer."

- Ghandi

04.04.17 - "Love and you shall be loved."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

04.04.16 - "A shark on whiskey is mighty risky. A shark on beer is a beer engineer."
- Space Ghost

04.04.15 - "Look at each day as a chance to invest life into life. A chance to share your experience and deposit it into someone else's conscience. Each day is a chance to work miracles in the lives of others."
- Jim Rohn

04.04.13 - "There is a difference," said Shufti. "I think it's the socks. It's like they pull you forward all the time. It's like the whole world spins around your socks."
- Terry Pratchett, Monstrous Regiment

04.04.11 -"When you develop an infatuation for someone, you always find a reason to believe that this is exactly the person for you. It doesn't need to be a good reason..."
- Unknown

04.04.10 - "Wouldn’t this be a great world if insecurity and desperation made us more attractive?"
- Albert Brooks

04.04.09 - "The heart has reasons that the reason can’t understand."
- Blaise Pascal

04.04.06 - "Only time can heal a broken heart, just as only time can heal his broken arms and legs."
- Miss Piggy

04.04.05 - "A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal."
- Oscar Wilde

04.04.04 - "The fairest thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the fundemental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science. He who know it not and can no longer wonder, no longer feel amazement, is as good as dead, a snuffed-out candle."
- Albert Einstien

04.04.03 - "Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances - to choose one's own way."
- Victor Frankl

04.04.02 - “A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.”
- Oscar Wilde

04.04.01 - "Humor is just another defense against the universe."
- Mel Brooks

04.03.30 - "A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."
- Sir Winston Churchill

04.03.27 - "It's simply a matter of doing what you do best and not
worrying about what the other fellow is going to do."
- John R. Amos

04.03.26 - "It hurts to love someone and not be loved in return, but what is the most painful is to love someone and never finding the courage to let the person know how you feel."
- Unknown

04.03.25 - “We should not let our fears hold us back from pursuing our dreams.”
- John F. Kennedy

04.03.21 - "In Germany, they first came for the communists, and I didn't speak up because I wasn't a communist. Then they came for the Jews, and I didn't speak up because I wasn't a Jew. Then they came for the trade unionists, and I didn't speak up because I wasn't a trade unionist. Then they came for the Catholics and I didn't speak up because I wasn't a Catholic. Then they came for me -- and by that time there was nobody left to speak up."
- Martin Niemöller

04.03.18 - "A heart truly in love never loses hope but always believes in the promise of love, no matter how long the time and how far the distance.'
- unknown

04.03.17 - "A consistent thinker is a thoughtless person, because he conforms to a pattern; he repeats phrases and thinks in a groove."
- Jiddu Krishnamurti

04.03.15 - "We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh."
- Agnes Repplier

04.03.13 - "May your soul be in heaven a half an hour before the devil knows you're dead."
- Old Saying

04.03.12 - "The heart has its reason, which reason does not know.
- Blaise Pascal

04.03.10 - "Men have ascribed to God imperfections that they would deplore in themselves."
- W. Somerset Maugham

04.03.09 - "Almost all our faults are more pardonable than the methods we resort to to hide them."
- Francois de La Rochefoucald

04.03.07 - "Difference of opinion leads to enquiry, and enquiry to truth"
-Thomas Jefferson

04.03.04 - "The urge to save humanity is almost always only a false-face for the urge to rule it.
- H.L. Mencken

04.02.29 - "Never hold discussions with the monkey when the organ grinder is in the room."
- Winston Churchill

04.02.26 - "One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation."
- Thomas Brackett Reed

04.02.25 - "A democratic despotism is like a theocracy: it assumes its own correctness."
- Walter Bagehot

04.02.24 - "Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe."
- John Milton

04.02.22 - "Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent."
- Issac Asimov

04.02.20 - "The only people for me are the mad ones; the ones who are mad to talk, mad to live, mad to be saved. Desirous of everything at the same time; the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn."
- Jack Kerouac.

04.02.17 - "Society produces Rogues, and education makes one Rogue more clever than the next"
- Oscar Wilde

04.02.15 - "Even if you win the rat race, you're still a rat."
- Unknown

04.02.14 - "Yield to temptation; it may not pass your way again"
- Robert A. Heinlein

04.02.13 - "The light at the end of the tunnel may be an oncoming dragon."
- Unknown

04.02.10 - "The truth is rarely pure, and never simple."
- Oscar Wilde

04.02.08 - "men and women have always, in a sense, been designed to make each other miserable, but these days they are especially good at it."
- Robert Wright

04.02.05 Never meddle in the affairs of dragons, for you are crunchy and taste great with ketchup"
- Unknown

04.02.02 - "Yes, I rather like this God fellow. He's very theatrical, you know, a pestilence here, a plague there. Omnipotence. Gotta get me some of that."
- Stewie; The Family Guy

04.01.31 - "No poor bastard ever won a war by dying for their country. They won it by making other poor bastards die for theirs."
- General George S. Patton

04.01.27 - "What you think of yourself is much more important than what others think of you"
- Senecca

04.01.26 - "I bend but do not break"
- Jean de La Fontaine

04.01.23 - "Dreams are the reality of tomorrow."
- Dean Marshall

04.01.19 - "Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are."
- Chinese Proverb

04.01.14 - "The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time."
- Bertrand Russell

04.01.13 - "Nothing brings people together more than mutual hatred."
- Henry Rollins

04.01.10 - "The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn."
- David Russell

04.01.09 - "We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us."
- Joseph Campbell

04.01.07 - "I can sum up everything I've learned about life in 3 words... 'it goes on'."
- Robert Frost

04.01.03 - "One day you'll discover that the opinions of worthless people are worthless."
- Pierce Anthony

04.01.02 - "It is only the great-hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly can never know what true friendship means."
- Charles Kingsley

04.01.01 - "Hey, sometimes you need a little wishful thinking just to keep on living."
- Neon Genesis Evangelion


Quote of the Day/Week Archive 2003

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