Thursday, April 02, 2009


It's been a while since I've posted any "Great Quotes" so here is another in the growing list of thought provoking quotes from famous, infamous, anonymous, and insignificant people who have opened their mouths and uttered words that have cahnges the course of history ........ or at least made us look at something in a different light.............anyway, enjoy and use liberally at your discretion.....................PEACE..................Scott

There's no point in being grown up if you can't be childish sometimes. - Dr. Who

It's what you learn after you know it all that counts --
Orioles manager Earl Weaver

The real difficulty is with the vast wealth and power in the
hands of
the few and the unscrupulous who represent or
control capital. Hundreds
of laws of Congress and the state
legislatures are in the interest of
these men and against the
interests of workingmen. These need to be
exposed and
repealed. All laws on corporations, on taxation, on trusts,
wills, descent, and the like, need examination and extensive
This is a government of the people, by the people,
and for the people no
longer. It is a government of
corporations, by corporations,and for
- How is this?
- Diary of Rutherford B Hayes

The question is not what you look at —
but how you look and whether you see.
~ Thoreau

Maybe this world is another planet's hell - Aldous Huxley

Let us all be happy and live within our means, even if we
have to borrow
the money to do it with. - Artemus Ward

Habit is habit, and not to be flung out of the window by any
man, but
coaxed down the stairs one step at a time --
Mark Twain

GRAVITAS: A mysterious carriage of the body to cover the
defects of the
mind - Laurence Sterne, Tristam Shandy

I sometimes think that God, in creating man, somewhat
overestimated his
ability - Oscar Wilde

Eat fascist death, flaming media pigs!
-- Firesign Theatre

The art of a government is the organization of idolatry -
George Bernard

If people behaved like governments, you'd call the cops. -
Kelvin Throop

Corrupted by wealth and power, your government is like a
restaurant with
only one dish. They've got a set of
Republican waiters on one side and a
set of Democratic
waiters on the other side. But no matter which set of

waiters brings you the dish, the legislative grub is all
prepared in the
same Wall Street kitchen - Huey Long

The whole purpose of government is to see that the little
fellow who has
no special interest gets a fair deal -
Harry S Truman

If God created us in his own image we have
more than reciprocated

Genius is childhood recaptured - Charles Baudelaire

Cause no harm to the seventh generation yet unborn --
Instructions to the Alkonkian people

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