And I Quoth

In no particular oreder, except the order in which I happen to think of them. Will add more soon!

“Never eat more than you can lift.”–Miss Piggy

“It’s one thing to be open-minded and quite another to be so open-minded your brains fall out.”–Dear Abby

“Let other people push you around, and you deserve whatever bad things happen after that.”–Lauren Bacall

“Success gets to be a habit, like anything else a man does.”–pa Ingalls in “These Happy Golden Years” by Laura Ingalls Wilder

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”–Eleanor Roosevelt

“I’m not bad, I’m just drawn that way.”–Jessica Rabbit

“I don’t wish to belong to the kind of club that would accept me as a member.”–Groucho Marx

“I laugh because I must not cry.”–Abraham Lincoln

“I can think of no more stirring symbol of man’s humanity to man than a fire engine.”–Kurt Vonnegut

“These five fingers: individually, they’re nothing. But when I curl them together like this into a single unit, they become a weapon that is terrible to behold!”–Lucy of the Peanuts” gang

“Think you can, think you can’t. Either way, you’re right.”–Henry Ford

“Don’t mind if I fall apart. There’s more room in a broken heart.”–Carly Simon, “Coming Around Again.”

“Loving isn’t perfection, but forgiving horrible faults. I suppose it’s all a matter of compromise. And recognizing the moment when it’s time to decide whether you’re going to fish or cut bait.”–Pandora Blair, “September” by Rosamunde Pilcher

“I think there is an immense shortage of Christian charity among so-called Christians.”–Harry S Truman

“If you can’t think of anything nice to say, come sit here beside me.”–Alice Roosevelt Longworth

“Keep a green tree in your heart, and perhaps the singing bird will come.”–Chinese Proverb

“Sorry is the Kool-Aid of human emotions. It’s what you say when you spill a cup of coffee or throw a gutterball when you’re bowling with the girls in the league. True sorry is as rare as true love.”–Susan Snell in “Carrie” by Stephen King

“If a good writer is having fun, his audience is almost always having fun.”–Stephen King, “On Writing”

“You can’t deny laughter. When it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.”–Stephen King, “Hearts in Atlantis”

“If you don’t have the time to read, you don’t have the time or the tools to write.”–Stephen King, “On Writing”

“Marilla, isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?”–Anne Shirley in “Anne of Green Gables” by L.M. Montgomery


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