Sunday, August 11, 2013



The Bible is the best gift God has ever
given to men.  All the good from the Savior
of the world is communicated to us through
this book.

-Abraham Lincoln

Monday, July 08, 2013



Imagination is more important
than knowledge.

-Albert Einstein

Sunday, July 07, 2013



When sin is your burden,
Christ will be your delight.

-Thomas Watson

Saturday, July 06, 2013



If you bungle raising your children,
I don't think whatever else you do
matters very much.

-Jackie Kennedy

Friday, July 05, 2013

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One of the most beautiful qualities
of true friendship is to understand
and to be understood.

-Seneca

Thursday, July 04, 2013

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I know.  It's the 4th of July. 
So why am I showing you
this new postage stamp? 
Because I like it.  Go buy
some down at the P. O.
(when they open back up).

Wednesday, July 03, 2013

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because you could fly. But they forget the
negative side, which is the preening.

-Jack Handey


Tuesday, July 02, 2013

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The jury consists of twelve persons chosen
to decide who has the better lawyer.

-Robert Frost

Monday, July 01, 2013



No day is so bad it can't be
fixed with a nap.

-Carrie Snow

Sunday, June 30, 2013



I rejoice at your word like
one who finds great spoil!

-Psalm 119: 162

Saturday, June 29, 2013



A good lather is half the shave.

-William Hone

Friday, June 28, 2013



Gluttony is not a secret vice.

-Orson Wells

Thursday, June 27, 2013

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We are stripped bare by the curse
of plenty.

-Winston Churchill

Wednesday, June 26, 2013



Nothing you have not given away
will ever really be yours.

-C. S. Lewis

Tuesday, June 25, 2013



I wear black because I'm comfortable in it.

-Johnny Cash (stamp available down at the P.O.)

Monday, June 24, 2013



The mind is not a vessel to be
filled, but a fire to be kindled.

-Plutarch

Sunday, June 23, 2013



For everyone who exalts himself will
be humbled, and he who humbles
himself will be exalted.

-Luke 14:11

Saturday, June 22, 2013



A great artist is a great man
in a great child.

-Victor Hugo

Friday, June 21, 2013



There is nothing more enticing,
disenchanting, and enslaving
than the life at sea.

-Joseph Conrad

Thursday, June 20, 2013



To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is
not what it's about, but the inner music
that words make.

-Truman Capote

Wednesday, June 19, 2013



It's the friends you can call up
at 4am that matter.

-Marlene Dietrich

Tuesday, June 18, 2013



It's a neighborly day in this
beauty wood.

-Fred Rogers

Monday, June 17, 2013



Better by far that you should
forget and smile than remember
and be sad.

-Christina Rossetti

Sunday, June 16, 2013

rembrandt van rijn

But when he came to himself, he said,
"How many of my father's hired servants
have more than enough bread, but I perish
here with hunger!  I will arise and go to my
father, and I will say to him, "Father, I have
sinned against heaven and before you.  I am
no longer worthy to be called your son. 
Treat me as one of your hired servants." 
And he arose and came to his father.

-Luke 15: 17-20


Saturday, June 15, 2013



Habit is stronger than reason.

-George Santayana

Friday, June 14, 2013



The schools aren't what they
used to be and never were.

-Will Rogers

Thursday, June 13, 2013


andy goldsworthy

To say to the painter that Nature is to be
taken as she is, is to say to the player that
he may sit on the piano.

-James Whistler

Wednesday, June 12, 2013



Life is hardly more than a fraction
of a second.  Such a little time to
prepare oneself for eternity!

-Paul Gaugin

Tuesday, June 11, 2013



Those who stand for
nothing fall for
anything.

-Alexander Hamilton