Archive for the ‘– P’ Category

“What makes Britain so hard to love is this term ‘good taste’. When what they mean is ‘my taste’.”
– Stephen Pound

Saturday, July 16th, 2011

“Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber”
– Plato

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

“It is awfully easy to become content with a level below what one is actually capable of.”
- Carl Peter

Friday, March 11th, 2011

“If you have to argue your science by using fraud, your science is not valid”
– Professor Ian Plimer

Monday, November 15th, 2010

“I have affixed to me the dust and dirt of countless ages…who am I to disturb history?”
– Pig-Pen

Monday, November 15th, 2010

“Only dead fish go with the flow.”
– Sarah Palin

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

“The man who is denied the opportunity of taking decisions of importance begins to regard as important the decisions he is allowed to take.”
– C. Northcote Parkinson

Friday, July 30th, 2010

“None of the characters I’ve played are really like me. That would be boring. It wouldn’t be acting.”
– Anna Paquin

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

“First of all I would like to make one thing quite clear. I never explain anything.”
– Mary Poppins

Monday, June 7th, 2010

“We needed the sort of facilities where we could have a cup of tea and wander around the garden and go in and do what we had to do.”
– Jimmy Page

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

“Thank goodness I was never sent to school; it would have rubbed off some of the originality.”
– Beatrix Potter

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

“Those that know how to win are much more numerous than those who know how to make proper use of their victories.”
– Polybius

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

“What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn’t much better than tedious disease.”
– George Dennison Prentice

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

“Forbearance is the hallmark of your creed.”
– M. Poppins

Monday, March 15th, 2010

“Time will heal a broken heart, just like time will heal his broken arms and legs.”
– Miss Piggy

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“With the first link, the chain is forged. The first speech censored, the first thought forbidden, the first freedom denied, chains us all irrevocably.”
– Captain Jean Luc Picard

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“Forebearance is the hallmark of your creed.”
– Mary Poppins

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn’t mean politics won’t take an interest in you!”
– Pericles

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“There is nothing I can do about what’s in the rearview mirror, and if I go fast, that which is behind me will disappear more rapidly.”
– Colin Powell

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“Don’t look back. Something might be gaining on you.”
– Satchel Paige

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“One of the most important days of my life was when I learned to ride a bicycle.”
– Michael Pali

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“I think we took ourselves away from just being a sport to being a sideshow in some ways. We’re not a sport. Sports have rules.”
– Kyle Petty

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“When there’s an elephant in the room introduce him.”
– Randy Pausch

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

“Silence isn’t golden.”
– Pip

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

“You guys, line up alphabetically by height.”
- Bill Peterson

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“My movements, ma’am, are all leg movements. I don’t do nothing with my body.”
– Elvis Presley

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“Enthusiasm is everything. It must be taut and vibrating like a guitar string.”
– Pele

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“Rhythm is something you either have or don’t have, but when you have it, you have it all over.”
– Elvis Presley

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“I would strip them and stack the parts. A lot of people heard I was doing that. Word got around among Volvo aficionados: ‘If you want a starter, see General Powell.’ ”
– Colin Powell

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“I’m not offended by dumb blonde jokes because I know that I’m not dumb. I also know I’m not blonde.”
– Dolly Parton

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“Always go hard and fast enough so that when you hit the ditch you can pull out the other side.”
– Johnny Paycheck

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“At one time I had six (Volvo 122s), stashed at various places around the post so the M.P.’s wouldn’t find them all.” – Colin L. Powell

Monday, February 22nd, 2010