escape those who dream only by night.” – Edgar Allan Poe
“Music makes one feel so romantic – at least it always
gets on one’s nerves – which is the same thing nowadays.”
– Oscar Wilde
“I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the
line is good.” – Seneca
“I write down everything I want to remember. That way,
instead of spending a lot of time trying to remember what
it is I wrote down, I spend the time looking for the paper
I wrote it down on.” -Beryl Pfizer, American journalist
“I read somewhere that 77 per cent of all the mentally ill
live in poverty. Actually, I’m more intrigued by the 23
percent who are apparently doing quite well for themselves.”
–Jerry Garcia – Grateful Dead
Guaranteed to Roll Your Eyes…
dean of the college that, in return for his unselfish and
exemplary behavior, he will be given his choice of infinite
wealth, wisdom or beauty. Without hesitating, the dean
selects infinite wisdom.
“Done!” says the angel, and disappears in a cloud of smoke
and a bolt of lightning.
Now, all heads turn toward the dean, who sits surrounded by
a faint halo of light. At length, one of his colleagues
whispers, “Say something wise.”
The dean looks at them and says, “I should have taken the
Friday’s Movie Trivia of the day!‘ What movie is this quote from???
In this scene, during World War I, British Lieutenant T.E. Lawrence (a.k.a. Lawrence of Arabia, played by Peter O’Toole) is discussing with Mr. Dryden (Claude Rains) of the British Arab Bureau the outcome of a meeting with British General Murray (Donald Wolfit). General Murray has agreed to lend Lawrence to the Arab Bureau for three months so he can help assess the Arab army of Prince Feisal (Alec Guinness). Dryden says line one and Lawrence replies with line two. This movie tells the true story of Lawrence, the eccentric British officer who united the desert tribes of Arabia against the Turks. It is based on Lawrence’s book “The Seven Pillars of Wisdom” about his Arabian adventures.
Monday’s Movie Trivia of the day! What movie is this quote from??? “Aren’t you a little short for a storm trooper?”
Friday’s Quizzler is…… Each of the clues make up a type of flower, for example “small container + to allow” would be “vial + let”, or “violet.”
1. an implement + flesh around mouth
2. foppish + a large carnivorous wildcat
3. to wed + a soft yellow element
4. a false statement + be deficient in
5. indicates an alternative + child
2. Dandelion (dandy + lion)
3. Marigold (marry + gold)
4. Lilac (lie + lack)
5. Orchid (or + kid)
Monday’s Quizzler is…….
I drift forever with the current
Down these long canals they’ve made
Tame, yet wild, I run elusive
Multitasking to your aid.
Before I came, the world was darker
Colder, sometimes, rougher, true
But though I might make living easy,
I’m good at killing people too.
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