Mark Twain

August 31, 2007

Facts are stubborn things, but statistics are more pliable. 

Mark Twain


Quote of the Day – Courage

August 31, 2007

Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear – not the absence of fear.

– Mark Twain

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Quote of the Day


Mark Twain

August 30, 2007

Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.  

Mark Twain


Quote of the Day – Dead Leaves

August 30, 2007

In every person who comes near you look for what is good and strong; honor that; try to imitate it, and your faults will drop off like dead leaves when their time comes.

John Ruskin


Benjamin Franklin

August 29, 2007

He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.  

Benjamin Franklin


Quote of the Day – Funny Quotes

August 29, 2007

Try praising your wife, even if it does frighten her at first. 
– Billy Sunday

Funny Quotes


Benjamin Franklin

August 28, 2007

At 20 years of age the will reigns, at 30 the wit, at 40 the judgment.  

Benjamin Franklin