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Monthly Archives: September 2010


Accept that some days you are the pigeon, and some days you are the statue. ~ Dilbert


Follow the gourd, the Holy Gourd of Jerusalem! ~ Monty Python, The Life of Brian


A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love. ~ Saint Basil


Some of the sweetest berries grow among the sharpest thorns. ~  Gaelic Proverb


Some days there won’t be a song in your heart.  Sing anyway.  ~ Emory Austin


If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers.  ~ Edgar W. Howe


The Queen turned crimson with fury, and, after glaring at her for a moment like a wild beast, screamed `Off with her head! Off–‘ ~ Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Chapter VIII, The Queen’s Croquet Ground


Lord, it is time. The summer was very big. Lay thy shadow on the sundials, and on the meadows let the winds go loose. Command the last fruits that they shall be full; give them another two more southerly days, press them on to fulfillment and drive the last sweetness into the heavenly wine. ~ Rainer Maria Rilke


We had the sky up there, all speckled with stars, and we used to lay on our backs and look up at them, and discuss about whether they was made or only just happened. ~ Mark Twain


If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive.  ~ Eleonora Duse