[Under construction— trying to gather all my ‘geese’ (quotes which I’ve gathered in the past but scattered all over the net and in my folders) together.] Here lies all my be-hearted quotes. Mostly chanced upon from my numerous qotd subscriptions.
If you are lonely when you’re alone, you are in bad company. – Sartre
Be as a bird perched on a frail branch that she feels bending beneath her, still she sings away all the same, knowing she has wings. – Victor Hugo
Someday we’ll look back on this moment and plow into a parked car.” – Evan Davis
Flirting with madness was one thing; when madness started flirting back, it was time to call the whole thing off. – Rohinton Mistry
I’m sick of following my dreams. I’m just going to ask them where they’re going and hook up with them later. – Mitch Hedberg
Living in a vacuum sucks. – Adrienne E. Gusoff
Channeling is just bad ventriloquism. You use another voice, but people can see your lips moving. – Penn Jillette
Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable than risk being happy. – Robert Anthony
Few things are more satisfying than seeing your own children have teenagers of their own. – Doug Larson
The problem with people who have no vices is that generally you can be pretty sure they’re going to have some pretty annoying virtues. – Elizabeth Taylor
Alexander the Great slept with ‘The Iliad’ beneath his pillow. During the waning moon, I cradle Homer’s ‘Odyssey’ as if it were the sweet body of a woman. – Roman Payne
It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place. – H. L. Mencken
Health consists of having the same diseases as one’s neighbors. – Quentin Crisp
You’ve achieved success in your field when you don’t know whether what you’re doing is work or play.
– Warren Beatty
Decide what you want, decide what you are willing to exchange for it. Establish your priorities and go to work. – H. L. Hunt
|You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.|
The greatest use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.
– William James
The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.
– Alfred North Whitehead
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.” – W. M. Lewis