“Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” -Henry Ford
“Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.” -Albert Einstein
“There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.” – Friedrich Nietzsche, http://www.bquot.es/s/140
“Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.” Dalai Lama
Irish blond An attractive blond from Cork , Ireland , arrived at the casino. She seemed a little intoxicated and bet twenty thousand dollars in a single roll of the dice. She said, “I hope you don’t mind, but I feel much luckier when I’m completely nude.” with that, she stripped from the neck down,Continue reading “Irish Blond”
I read on boston.com the snow that is still on the ground with the exception of the real tall mounds of it, should be melted and gone between March 25 and April 3. Then dear Agnes, it will all be just a memory.
“We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.” – Aristotle http://www.bquot.es/s/1494
February 24, 1968 – March 30, 2005
Born: February 23, 1940
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Nothing in the affairs of humanity is worthy of great anxiety. Plato
The YKK on your zipper stands for Yoshida Kogyo Kabushikigaisha:
“Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.” – John Lennon, http://www.bquot.es/s/183
With all the snow in the past three weeks, which was a good amount, there is one way and the best way of looking at it, Laugh! No sense in getting all bent out of shape, as it won’t do you any good. Besides, its Winter! Enjoy it, maybe next Winter will be one ofContinue reading “Just A Thought”
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane. Nikola Tesla
“All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.” -George Orwell, http://www.bquot.es/s/2742
The maintenance man snow blowing the sidewalk. A look across the street. The Yews are just about covered with snow. All photos was taken on February 15, 2015 at 9:47 A.M. This work A Pondering Mind is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
“A good friend will always stab you in the front.” Oscar Wilde
From the email inbox: STUDENT WHO OBTAINED 0% ON AN EXAM Q 1.. In which battle did Napoleon die? * his last battle Q 2.. Where was the Declaration of Independence signed? * at the bottom of the page Q 3.. River Ravi flows in which state? * liquid Q 4.. What is the mainContinue reading “Student Who Obtained A Zero On An Exam”
“Life is a journey, not a destination.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
“I don’t believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear — the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don’t understand what hard work is all about.” – Arthur Williams
“No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.” – Isaac Newton , http://www.bquot.es/s/3210
“I can’t listen to that much Wagner. I start getting the urge to conquer Poland.” – Woody Allen
“Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.” – Dalai Lama http://www.bquot.es/s/90
Winter in New England can have wonderful moments
This pile of snow is taller than me, and down the street, the piles are higher. Photo taken: 2/10/2015 at 11:40 A.M. This work A Pondering Mind is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
“He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher… or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.” – Douglas Adams, http://www.bquot.es/s/2136
In the current 30 day period, the Boston area has so far, more than 61.6 inches of snow, which beats the previous record 58.5 inches back in 1978. And the snow is still coming down. More in The Boston Globe.
Snow storms are numerous flakes falling from the clouds.
The streets and parking lots are just about deserted. The snow is supposed to be done with late tonight, or early tomorrow morning. There’s talk about another storm for Thursday. This work A Pondering Mind is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
As seen through the window on February 9, 2015 at 8:13 A.M. This work A Pondering Mind is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Born: February 8, 1925 – Died: June 27, 2001
Why should people go out and pay money to see bad films when they can stay at home and see bad television for nothing? Samuel Goldwyn
“I got a king-sized bed. I don’t know any kings, but if one came over, I guess he’d be comfortable.” – Mitch Hedberg, http://www.bquot.es/s/1772
2/6/2015 Makes it 66 years living on Mother Earth.
More on the way.
I do this real moron thing, it’s called thinking, and I’m not a very good American because I like to form my own opinion. George Carlin
Born: February 6, 1939
Was today’s snow storm just a dream or a dreaded nightmare?
From the email in box. 1. Never, under any circumstances, take a sleeping pill and a laxative on the same night. 2. If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved, and never will achieve, its full potential, that word would be “meetings,” 3. There is aContinue reading “Fifteen Things That It Took Me Over 40 Years To Learn by Dave Barry”
“Monday is an awful way to spend 1/7 of your life.” Steven Wright http://www.bquot.es/s/1822
“Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.” – Anton Chekhov http://www.bquot.es/s/3706