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Quote of the Day — February 18, 2009

I am here and you will know that I am the best and will hear me.

Leontyne Price, O Magazine, December 2003

If you do not recognize the name Leontyne Price, you have indeed missed out on one of the most-beautiful operatic sopranos in its entire history.

Quote of the Day — February 12, 2009

Any piece of clothing can be sexy with a quietly passionate woman inside it.

Anonymous, O Magazine, The Shy Girl’s Guide to Sex, February 2003

Quote of the Day — February 9, 2009

The perfect bureaucrat everywhere is the man who manages to make no decisions and escape all responsibility.

Brooks Atkinson (1894 - 1984), Once Around the Sun, 1951

Quote of the Day — February 8, 2009

The government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.

Ronald Reagan (1911 - 2004)

Reagan forgot one other axiom: if, despite all the efforts of the government to the contrary, if we have a robust, stable economy by all means make certain you take credit for it. If not, blame it on the other political party.


Quote of the Day — February 7, 2009

Do not go gentle into that good night,
Old age should burn and rave at close of day;
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

Dylan Thomas (1914 - 1953), Collected poems (1952)

Quote of the Day—January 5, 2009

When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve
people who weren’t smart enough to get out of jury duty.

Norm Crosby

Quote of the Day — February 3, 2009

Bachelor’s degrees make pretty good placemats if you get ‘em laminated.

Jeph Jacques, Questionable Content, 01-04-07

Quote of the Day — February 2, 2009

There are more of them than us.

Herb Caen

Quote of the Day — January 31, 2009

I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to
please everybody.

Dr. Bill Cosby (1937 - )

Quote of the Day — January 30, 2009

The modern rule is that every woman should be her own chaperon.

Amy Vanderbilt (1908 - 1974)

Quote of the Day — January 28, 2009

I’m not going to quit. Why should I quit? This country is worth fighting for.

Hillary Rodham Clinton (1948 - ), Ellen DeGeneres interview, 04-07-08

Quote of the Day — January 27, 2009

The scientific name for an animal that doesn’t either run from or fight its enemies is lunch.

Michael Friedman

Quote of the Day — January 26, 2009

Don’t use words too big for the subject. Don’t say ‘infinitely’ when you mean ‘very’; otherwise you’ll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.

C. S. Lewis (1898 - 1963)

Quote of the Day — January 25, 2009

I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We’ve created life in our own image.

Stephen Hawking (1942 - ) Engineer

Quote of the Day — January 24, 2009

He not busy being born is busy dying.

Bob Dylan (1941 - )

Quote of the Day — January 23, 2009

There are few nudities so objectionable as the naked truth.

Agnes Repplier (1855 - 1950)

Quote of the Day — January 22, 2009

A billion here, a billion there, pretty soon it adds up to real money.

Senator Everett Dirksen (1896 - 1969)

Quote of the Day — January 20, 2009

Democracy means that anyone can grow up to be president, and anyone who doesn’t grow up can be vice president. Johnny Carson (1925 - 2005)

Quote of the Day — January 19, 2009

Good morning, Netizens…

Each day I allow a program to select a quote of the day, one which has worked with unfathomable success for nearly a year. This morning, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, I have manually selected one of my favorite quotations from him, instead.

“Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.”

Martin Luther King Jr., Strength to Love, 1963


Quote of the Day — January 17, 2009

You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the struggle for independence. Charles Austin Beard (1874 - 1948)

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