Posts Tagged ‘quotations’

Quote of the Week

Posted: November 8, 2018 in Quotes
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“Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes in to us at midnight very clean. It’s perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we’ve learned something from yesterday.” – John Wayne, 1971 interview in Playboy

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“We will never have true civilization until we have learned to recognize the rights of others.” – Will Rogers, 1924, The Illiterate Digest

Winter is an etching, Spring a watercolor, Summer an oil painting, and Autumn is a mosaic of them all.” – Stanley Horowitz

Quote of the Week

Posted: September 18, 2018 in Quotes
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“Democracy dies in darkness” – a quote from the Washington Post (I don’t have the article source)

 

Quote of the Week

Posted: July 21, 2018 in Quotes
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“The time you need to do something is when no one else is willing to do it, when people are saying it can’t be done.” – Mary Frances Berry, American history and law professor

“I found out the way everyone seems to find out these days: an electronic slip. Sometimes it’s a text or voice mail message; in my case it was an email, the modern-day lipstick on the collar.” – Rachel, in the novel, The Girl On the Train, by Paula Hawkins

“Too much has been said about the way technology allows us to experience the illusion of connection and retreat further into hermetic patterns, but it bears repeating that texts, emails, Facebook pokes, and Twitter faves do not a social life make. People are, it would seem, lonelier than ever and also less used to being alone.” – Lena Dunham, Vogue June 2018, p34