STATUS QUOtes — 20210127

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“Keep some room in your heart for the unimaginable.” — Mary Oliver

“Sometimes I have a terrible feeling that I am dying not from the virus, but from being untouchable.” — Amanda Heggs

“Being human is not hard because you’re doing it wrong, it’s hard because you’re doing it right.” — Glennon Doyle

“The Detroit String Quartet played Brahms last night… Brahms lost.” — Bennett Cerf

 

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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 — 20210126

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“I wake expectant, hoping to see a new thing.” — Annie Dillard

“Prejudice, a dirty word, and faith, a clean one, have something in common: They both begin where reason ends.” — Harper Lee

“Leverage is everything; don’t begin to pry till you have got the long arm on your side.” — Oliver W. Holmes Sr.

“Committees have become so important nowadays that subcommittees have to be appointed to do the work.” — Laurence J. Peter

 

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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 — 20210125

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“Trouble knocked at the door, but, hearing laughter, hurried away.” — Benjamin Franklin

“If you have passion, a chip on the shoulder, a sense of humor, and you can explain what you do very well, it doesn’t matter if you’re a plumber or a singer or a politician. If you have those four things, you are interesting.” — Larry King

“You may be a disaster for a day, a month, or a year. Just don’t be a disaster forever.” — Najwa Zebian

“If you have anything to tell me of importance, for God’s sake begin at the end.” — Sara Jeannette Duncan

 

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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 — 20210124

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“It’s not where you’re from that matters, it’s where you’re going.” — Mike Zmija

“Through faith man experiences the meaning of the world; through action he is to give to it meaning.” — Leo Braeck

“Anger blows out the lamp of the mind. In the examination of a great and important question, everyone should be serene, slow-pulsed, and calm.” — Charles J. Ingersoll

“Junk is the stuff we throw away. Stuff is the junk we keep.” — Frank Tyger

 

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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 — 20210123

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Belief, like any other moving body, follows the path of least resistance.” — Samuel Butler

“The little girl expects no declaration of tenderness from her doll. She loves it, and that’s all. It is thus that we should love.” — Remy de Gourmont

“Men heap together the mistakes of their lives, and create a monster they call destiny.” — John Oliver Hobbes

“My social media bio always contained the term ‘traveler.’ Does a bi-weekly trip to the supermarket count?” — Andy Bitterer

 

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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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Q.U.O.T.E. [Quotes Up On The Edge] – 20210122

 

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Today’s Q.U.O.T.E. – 20210122

 

“Everyone is born a king, and most people die in exile.” — Oscar Wilde

“I’ve never seen any life transformation that didn’t begin with the person in question finally getting tired of their own bullshit.” — Elizabeth Gilbert

“There is nothing wrong with staying with someone and trying to make it work. Just be sure you know the difference between determination and desperation.” — Charles Orlando

“In view of the fact that God limited the intelligence of man, it seems unfair that He did not also limit his stupidity.” — Konrad Adenauer

 

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What’s the difference between STATUS QUOtes and Q.U.O.T.E. (Quotes Up On The Edge)

If you happen to follow STATUS QUOtes on a regular basis, you might have noticed that controversial topics are largely avoided.

As a quotation enthusiast, I felt there was a need for a space with quotes that would resonate with readers and which, by the nature of the quote or the person quoted, might cut a bit closer to the bone than those on the STATUS QUOte pages.

That’s where Q.U.O.T.E.Quotes Up On The Edge comes in. These pages, unlike STATUS QUOtes, will not be published on a daily or regular basis. When there has been an ample number of witticisms, timely remarks, irreverent humor, etc. to gather an interesting compilation, they will appear on JBRish.com

If this is your “cup of tea,” check back often! Please do not comment about the topics and/or opinions; they are not necessarily those of JBRish. If you have something to say that would enlighten viewers regarding the meaning of the quotation or quip, then please feel free to chime in.


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STATUS QUOtes — 20210122

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“Do not listen to those who weep and complain, for their disease is contagious.” — Og Mandino

“The only thing that should surprise us is that there are still some things that can surprise us.” — Francois de la Rochefoucauld

“When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.” — George Washington Carver

“Informed decision-making comes from a long tradition of guessing and then blaming others for inadequate results.” — Scott Adams

“The new dawn blooms as we free it.
For there is always light.
If only we’re brave enough to see it.
If only we’re brave enough to be it.”
— Amanda Gorman —

 

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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 — 20210121

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something.” — Frank Capra

“There is no shame in changing your mind every day: to change your mind you need to have spare ideas.” — Pitigrilli

“Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid.” — Frederick Buechner

“Even I don’t wake up looking like Cindy Crawford.” — Cindy Crawford

 

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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 — 20210120

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“If you tell me, it’s an essay. If you show me, it’s a story.” — Barbara Greene

“The human mind defines things in relation to one another—without light the notion of darkness would be unintelligible.” — Josh Waitzkin

“Problems are always with us, and getting rid of this one or that won’t make us happy; it’ll just move another one to the head of the class.[ed]” — John Leland

“It was a small town: Ferguson, Ohio. When you entered there was a big sign and it said, ‘Welcome to Ferguson. Beware of the Dog.'” — Jackie Vernon

 

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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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Thousands and thousands of quotes delivered since 2011!

 
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STATUS QUOtes — 20210119

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“Necessity relieves us from the embarrassment of choice.” — Luc de Clapiers

“Most people who sneer at technology would starve to death if the engineering infrastructure were removed.” — Robert A. Heinlein

“Like any one of us, they started with no road map or guarantee of success. But they went out and picked up the ball or the pen, the guitar or the kitchen knife, and took the first step. And then, the next.” — Camille Sweeney

“Shrapnel was invented by an Englishman of the same name. Don’t you wish you could have something named after you?”** — Kurt Vonnegut

 
** Shrapnel is named after Major-General Henry Shrapnel (Wikipedia)

 

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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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