STATUS QUOtes — 20210112

“To be amused by what you read —
that is the great spring of happy quotations.”

— C. E. Montague —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“What you can imagine depends on what you know.” — Daniel Dennett

“When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else. This is not just a grab-bag candy game.” — Toni Morrison

“I am selfish, private and easily bored. Will this be a problem?” — Neil Gaiman

“One thing you will probably remember well is any time you forgive and forget.” — Franklin Jones

 

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I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognized wiser than oneself.
— Marlene Dietrich —

 
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STATUS QUOtes — 20200715

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

 

Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“Wish for what you want, work for what you need.” — Ann Brashares

“If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble.” — Elbert Hubbard

“People don’t ask for facts in making up their minds. They would rather have one good, soul-satisfying emotion than a dozen facts.” — Robert Keith Leavitt

“The trouble with jogging is that, by the time you realize you’re not in shape for it, it’s too far to walk back.” — Franklin Jones

 
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STATUS QUOtes — 20200514

Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“A great secret of success is to go through life as a person who never gets used up. [ed]” — Albert Schweitzer

“In spite of warnings, nothing much happens until the status quo becomes more painful than change.” — Laurence J Peter

“Most of us have compromised with life. Those who fight for what they want will always thrill us.” — Vivien Leigh

“When you get something for nothing, you just haven’t been billed for it yet.” — Franklin Jones

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20200122

Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“The road to enlightenment is long and difficult, and you should try not to forget snacks and magazines.” — Anne Lamott

“People were created to be loved. Things were created to be used. The reason why the world is in chaos is because things are being loved and people are being used.” — Emmanuel Torres

“I’d rather be a could-be if I cannot be an are because a could-be is a maybe who is reaching for a star. I’d rather be a has-been than a might-have-been, by far for a might have-been has never been, but a has was once an are.” — Milton Berle

“Nothing makes you more tolerant of a neighbor’s noisy party than being there.” — Franklin Jones

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20170603

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“Some promises are better left unsaid.” — Ashlee Simpson

“The human brain has 100 billion neurons, each neuron connected to 10,000 other neurons. Sitting on your shoulders is the most complicated object in the known Universe.” — Michio Kaku

“The trouble with giving advice is that people want to repay you.” — Franklin Jones

“If it keeps up, man will atrophy all his limbs but the push-button finger.” — Frank Lloyd Wright

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20160821

“Good taste is the flower of good sense.” — A. Poincelot

“You pray for the rain, you gotta deal with the mud too.” — Denzel Washington

“To the wrongs that need resistance,
To the right that needs assistance
To the future in the distance
Give yourselves” — Carrie Chapman Catt

“You never realize what a good memory you have until you try to forget something.” — Franklin Jones

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20151110

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“Firelight will not let you read fine stories but it’s warm and you won’t see the dust on the floor.” — Irish Proverb

“Bottom is bottom, even if it is turned upside down.” — Stanislaw Lec

“We are constantly being surprised that people did things well before we were born.” — Robert Benchley

“A fanatic is one who sticks to his guns whether they’re loaded or not.” — Franklin Jones

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 2015111

“Potential has a shelf life.” — Margaret Atwood

“There are two ways of exerting one’s strength: one is pushing down, the other is pulling up.” — Booker T. Washington

“Anything that’s truly real can stand up to scrutiny.” — Carl Sagan

“Like all young men I set out to be a genius, but mercifully laughter intervened.” — Lawrence Durrell

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20150918

“One dog barks at something, and a hundred bark at the bark.” — Chinese Proverb

“Bitterness is like cancer. It eats…” — Maya Angelou

“If you smile when no one else is around, you really mean it.” — Andy Rooney

“Nothing makes it easier to resist temptation than a proper bringing-up, a sound set of values – and witnesses.” — Franklin Jones

 

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