Wednesday, May 31, 2006

While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, another is busy making mistakes and becoming superior. – Henry C. Link

Wednesday, May 24, 2006

The trouble with jogging is that the ice falls out of your glass. – Martin Mull

Friday, May 19, 2006

Risk more than others think is safe. Care more than others think is wise. Dream more than others think is practical. Expect more than others think is possible. – Cadet maxim, USMA, West Point, NY

Thursday, May 18, 2006

Failure is the line of least persistence. – Alfred Brandt

Wednesday, May 17, 2006

A little government and a little luck are necessary in life, but only a fool trusts either of them. – P.J. O’Rourke

Tuesday, May 16, 2006

The European brand of fascism will probably present its most serious postwar threat to us via Latin America. – Henry A. Wallace, Vice President from 1941-1945

Monday, May 15, 2006

The word “politics” is derived from the word “poly,” meaning “many,” and the word “ticks,” meaning “blood sucking parasites.” – Larry Hardiman

Friday, May 12, 2006

My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it. – Mark Twain

Thursday, May 11, 2006

Man’s main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. – Erich Fromm

Wednesday, May 10, 2006

What does it mean when guys like us get off to a bad start? Not a goddamn thing! – Phil Harris, Captain of the Alaskan crab-fishing boat Cornelia Marie

Tuesday, May 09, 2006

A fair and honest narrative of the bad is a voucher for the truth of the good. – Thomas Jefferson

Monday, May 08, 2006

Live as if you were living for the second time and had acted as wrongly the first time as you are about to act now. – Victor E. Frankl

Friday, May 05, 2006

Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States. – Porfirio Diaz

Thursday, May 04, 2006

America, you lost. – Zacarias Moussaoui, upon being sentenced to life in prison

Wednesday, May 03, 2006

A man can be destroyed but not defeated. – Ernest Hemingway

Tuesday, May 02, 2006

Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time. – Steven Wright

Monday, May 01, 2006

I believe the government that governs best is the government that governs least. And by these standards, we have set up a fabulous government in Iraq. – Stephen Colbert, at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner