Archive for November, 2013

Quote of the Week

Posted: November 26, 2013 in Quotes
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“Cleave ever to the sunnier side of doubt.” – Alfred, Lord Tennyson

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Quote of the Week

Posted: November 19, 2013 in Quotes
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“In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts; they come back to us with a certain alienated majesty.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

How a spelling mistake can change the whole meaning of a message (and a spell checker would never have caught this one!)

An employment website boasted that it provided training, counseling, and placement services. What’s more, “many services are available in Spanish, and we arrange interrupters.” – Clara Emlen in Readers Digest

Quote of the Week

Posted: November 11, 2013 in Quotes
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“Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, ‘I will try again tomorrow’.” – Mary Anne Radmacher

Fun With Language

Posted: November 7, 2013 in Fun with words

What’s in a name? From Reader’s Digest Laugh section:

“I have an 18 year old; her name is Alexis. I those that name because if I hadn’t had her, I’d be driving one.” – comic Robin Fairbanks

 

Quote of the Week

Posted: November 4, 2013 in Quotes
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“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” – Mohandas K. Gandhi