Thursday, August 31, 2006


4Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?

-Henry Ward Beecher

Wednesday, August 30, 2006


4Only God can slake the thirst of the soul for relationship.

-Tedd Tripp

Tuesday, August 29, 2006


4Seeing is deceiving. It's eating that's believing.

-James Thurber

Monday, August 28, 2006


4Hello, my name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die.

-The Princess Bride

Sunday, August 27, 2006

Whatever you do,
work at it with all your heart,
as working for the Lord,
not for men.

-Colossians 3:23

Saturday, August 26, 2006

she do

4My most brilliant achievement was to persuade my wife to marry me.

-Winston Churchill

Friday, August 25, 2006


4To have peace and love in a marriage is a gift that is next to the knowledge of the gospel.

-Martin Luther

Thursday, August 24, 2006


4I tell you, the more I think, the more I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.

-Vincent van Gogh

Wednesday, August 23, 2006

writer down

4The weakest ink is stronger than the best memory.

-John Blytheway

Tuesday, August 22, 2006

three chairs

4I had three chairs in my house; one for solitude, two for friendship, three for society.

-Henry David Thoreau

Monday, August 21, 2006


4No photographer is as good as the simplest camera.

-Edward Steichen

Sunday, August 20, 2006


4I waited patiently for the Lord; and he inclined to me and heard my cry.

-Psalm 40:1

Saturday, August 19, 2006


4How did it get to be so late so soon?
It's night before it's afternoon.
December is here before it's June.
My goodness how the time has flewn.
How did it get so late so soon?

-Dr. Seuss

Friday, August 18, 2006


4The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.

-St. Augustine

Thursday, August 17, 2006

summer days

4What dreadful hot weather we have. It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.

-Jane Austin

Wednesday, August 16, 2006

two gifts

4Two of the greatest gifts we give our children are roots and wings.

-Hodding Carter

Tuesday, August 15, 2006

on time

4Better three hours too soon, than one minute too late.

-William Shakespeare

Monday, August 14, 2006


4Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

-Pablo Picasso

Sunday, August 13, 2006

Eyes on the Prize

4The aim of our charge is love that issues from a pure heart, and a good conscience, and a sincere faith.

1 Timothy 1:5

Saturday, August 12, 2006

Mae on Marriage

4Don't marry a man to reform him. That's what reform schools are for.

-Mae West

Friday, August 11, 2006


4I see, I forget.
I hear, I remember.
I do, I understand.

-Chinese Proverb

Thursday, August 10, 2006

A Child's Garden of Verses

4In winter I get up at night
And dress by yellow candle-light.
In summer quite the other way,
I have to go to bed by day.

-Robert Louis Stevenson

Wednesday, August 09, 2006


4Wealth is the smallest thing on the earth, the least gift that God has bestowed on mankind.

-Martin Luther

Tuesday, August 08, 2006

And then...

4If you want to make God laugh, tell him about your plans.

-Woody Allen

Monday, August 07, 2006

Swedish Math

4Shared joy is double joy, and shared sorrow is half-sorrow.

-Swedish proverb

Sunday, August 06, 2006

sooner or later

4Whoever digs a pit will fall into it, and a stone will come back on him who starts it rolling.

-Proverbs 26:27

Saturday, August 05, 2006

Palindrome (same backwards as frontwards)

4No, Mel Gibson is a casino's big lemon.


Friday, August 04, 2006


4The summer holidays! The magic sound! The mere mention of them used to send shivers of joy rippling over my skin.

-Roald Dahl

Thursday, August 03, 2006

Son of Adam

4There is a charm about the forbidden that makes it unspeakably desirable.

-Mark Twain

Wednesday, August 02, 2006

Anagrams (same letters used for both)

4dormitory: dirty room
4snooze alarms: Alas, no more Z's
4slot machines: cash lost in 'em
4punishment: nine thumps
4dynamite: may end it
4Jim Morrison: Mr. Mojo Risin'
4suggestion: it eggs us on
4premeditations: at times I ponder
4presbyterians: britney spears
4the nudist colony: no untidy clothes
4Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott: a novel by a Scottish writer


Tuesday, August 01, 2006

Try this at home

4Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise.

-Sigmund Freud