THIS WEEK’S BAR QUOTES – (from 04-02-10)

Great quotes we have for this sunny Monday throughout the world!  Even one from my namesake Marcel.  Can you believe it?  :-O

Patrick The Poet

THIS WEEK’S BAR QUOTES – (from 04-02-10)

Things don’t change, but by and by our wishes change.
–Marcel Proust (my namesake!)

Genius is an African who dreams up snow.
–Vladimir Nabokov

Do what is right, not what you think the high headquarters wants or what you think will make you look good.
–Norman Schwarzkopf

An associate producer is the only guy in Hollywood who will associate with a producer.
–Fred A. Allen

The only reason some people get lost in thought is because it’s unfamiliar territory.
–Paul Fix

In business for yourself, not by yourself.
–Ray Kroc

Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.
–Elizabeth Bowen

I have seen gleams in the face and eyes of the man that have let you look into a higher country.
–Thomas Carlyle

I have little patience with scientists who take a board of wood, look for its thinnest part, and drill a great number of holes where drilling is easy.
–Albert Einstein

The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.

May memory restore again and again
The smallest color of the smallest day:
Time is the school in which we learn,
Time is the fire in which we burn.
–Delmore Schwartz, “Summer Knowledge: New and Selected Poems (1959)”

The best way to make happy money is to make money your hobby and not your god.
–Scott Alexander

Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days.

Even virtue is fairer when it appears in a beautiful person.


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