STATUS QUOtes — 20170926

Today’s STATUS QUOtes


“Genius and craziness often share a fence line.” — Michael Finkel

“Most people think everybody feels about them much more strongly than they actually do; they think other people’s opinions of them swing through great arcs of approval or disapproval.” — F. Scott Fitzgerald, Tender Is the Night

“Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.” — Henry David Thoreau

“Frankly, I’m suspicious of anyone who has a strong opinion on a complicated issue.” — Scott Adams, Dilbert cartoon

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STATUS QUOtes — 20161123

** NOTE ** — STATUS QUOtes will be on hiatus for several days. We will resume with quotes and quips on November 28, 2016!


“You never lose a dream. It just incubates as a hobby.” — Larry Page

“All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.” — Francis of Assisi

“In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood.” — Henry David Thoreau

“If you don’t want to work, you have to work to earn enough money so that you won’t have to work.” — Ogden Nash originally published this post

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STATUS QUOtes — 20160429

“The heart is forever inexperienced.” — Henry David Thoreau

“As a rule, men worry more about what they can’t see than about what they can.” — Julius Caesar

“Language … has created the word ‘loneliness’ to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word ‘solitude’ to express the glory of being alone.” — Paul Tillich

“Nothing lasts as long as a suit you don’t like.” — Unknown originally published this post

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STATUS QUOtes — 20160419

“To affect the quality of the day, that is the highest of arts.” — Henry David Thoreau

“The first page sells that book; the last page sells your next book.” — Mickey Spillane

“Let us be grateful to the mirror for revealing to us our appearance only.” — Samuel Butler

“I like terra firma – the more firma, the less terra.” — George S. Kaufman originally published this post

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STATUS QUOtes — 20151231

Welcoming the New Year! for All JBRish Readers with a wish for
a Happy, Healthy and Fulfilling 2016

“Go to the effort. Invest the time. Write the letter. Make the apology. Take the trip. Purchase the gift. Do it. The seized opportunity renders joy. The neglected brings regret.” — Max Lucado

“The secret to a rich life is to have more beginnings than endings.” — Dave Weinbaum

“Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.” — Henry David Thoreau

“An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.” — Bill Vaughan originally published this post

Status QUOtes – 20151031

“I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion.” — Henry David Thoreau

“Do today what others won’t so you can do tomorrow what others can’t.” — Jerry Rice

“It doesn’t matter if you can quote the bible if you live as though you never opened it.” — David Alan Campbell

“A pat on the back, though only a few vertebrae removed from a kick in the pants, is miles ahead in results.” — Bennett Cerf originally published this post

STATUS QUOtes — 20150606

“The language of friendship is not words, but meanings.” — Henry David Thoreau

“Live as if everything you do will eventually be known.” — Hugh Prather

“Life should be touched, not strangled.“ — Ray Bradbury

“The best way to get a puppy is to beg for a baby brother… they’ll settle for a puppy every time.” — Winston Pendelton

STATUS QUOtes — 20150526

“Every child begins the world again….” — Henry David Thoreau

“There are some defeats more triumphant than victories.” — Michel de Montaigne

“If you are looking for a friend who is faultless, you will be friendless.” — Rumi

“The secret of my influence has always been that it remained secret.” — Salvador Dali