The New Quote of the Day Thread

mdawg4x4

Administrator
I could still post in the old thread, but it cannot hurt to start a new Quote of the Day Thread.
Hope it works for all.
 

OkieScot

New Member
Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world. Marilyn Monroe

Fortune loves to give slippers to those with wooden legs, and gloves to those with no hands. Theophile Gautier

Thanks for the new thread, mdawg4x4.
 

OkieScot

New Member
Yes, but I don't mind that as much as not being able to post.

Forgiveness is the fragrance the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it. Mark twain

Almost all our faults are more pardonable than the methods we resort to to hide them. La Rochefoucauld
 
There are many men of principle in both parties in America, but there is no party of principle. Alexis de Tacqueville

I think fish is nice, but then I think that rain is wet, so who am I to judge? Douglas Adams
 

OkieScot

New Member
Dreams pass into the reality of action. From the actions stems the dream again; and this interdependence produces the highest form of living. Anais Nin

If my doctor told me I had only six minutes to live, I wouldn't brood. I'd type a little faster. Isaac Asimov
 
Harmony makes small things grow, lack of it makes great things decay. Sallust

The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you're still a rat. Lily Tomlin
 
Over every mountain is a path, although it may not be seen from the valley. Theodore Roethke

My Mother buried three husbands-and two of them were only napping. Rita Rudner
 

OkieScot

New Member
Clear thinking requires courage rather than intelligence. Thomas Szasz

The charm of fishing is that it is the pursuit of what is elusive but attainable, a perpetual series of occasions for hope. John Buchan
 
A censor is an expert in cutting remarks. A censor is a man who knows more than he thinks you ought to. Laurence J. Peter

A man convinced against his will is not convinced. Laurence J. Peter
 

OkieScot

New Member
Learn how to refuse favors, this is a great and very useful art. Thomas Fuller

The only dependable law of life; everything is always worse than you thought it was going to be. Dorothy Parker
 

OkieScot

New Member
An object in possession seldom retains the same charm that it had in pursuit. Pliny the Younger

His only fault is that he has no fault. Pliny the Younger
 

OkieScot

New Member
Never do anything, concerning the rectitude of which you have a doubt. Pliny the Younger

I'm not an Englishman, I was never an Englishman, and I don't ever want to be one. I am a Scotsman! Sean Connery
 
If I had to live my life again, I'd make the same mistakes, only sooner. Tallulah Bankhead

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers' gardens. Douglas William Jerrold
 

OkieScot

New Member
Life is like an onion: You peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep. Carl Sandburg


The personal life deeply lived always expands into truths beyond itself. Anais Nin
 
A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep. Saul Bellow

I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat. Edgar Allen Poe
 

OkieScot

New Member
Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we have to go through. Where people fail is that they wish to elect a state and remain in it. This is a kind of death. Anais Nin

An authentic life is the most personal form of worship. Everyday life has become my prayer. Sarah Ban Breathnach
 
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