“What all the wise men promised has not happened, and what all the damned fools said would happen has come to pass.” – Lord Melbourne
“We voted for these people. We should be allowed to taser them.” – Mike
“If you’re standing around talking about doing away with fossil fuels while pointing at an electric vehicle that’s about 70% synthetic materials, you’ve already failed an IQ test you didn’t even know you were taking.”
“Tradition is not the worship of ashes, but the preservation of fire.”
“They’re not ignorant. They’ll tell you all about what they know.”
“You guys just don’t spend enough time giving yourself cool but limited super-powers. This is the internet.” – laura w.
“Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.” – Thomas Paine
“Whoever undertakes to set himself up as judge in the field of truth and knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods” – Albert Einstein
“They can pass a law to say anything, but reality gets to bat last.”
“All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.” – Edmund Burke
“The essential American soul is hard, isolate, stoic, and a killer. It has never yet melted.” – D.H. Lawrence
“If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace.” – Thomas Paine
“God doesn’t call the equipped – he equips those he calls.” – Barbara Curtis
Always remember: Law is about arguing one fact that helps your argument and ignoring the ten facts that disprove it.
“Hand-written notes in cursive writing are still the finest personal way of saying thank you. The people who send those after interviews are the ones who get the jobs.”
I heard Eva Cassidy by accident last year (Fields of Gold song) and was a fan right away. I bought her Songbird album and was then stunned to learn she had passed away back in 1996 and only achieved her much deserved recognition posthumously. Such a shame. You picked a great song Teresa and a great artist.
Yeah – I saw the “Nightline” segment that was run in 2001 (it remained one of their highest-viewed programs, and was re-run more than once), and had to go out and find her CDs.
“Songbird” was the first one that I got, too – it still gets played a lot…… 😛
Glad you liked it!
Hi Teresa in my home town! I have my own collection of Eva’s wonderful music. I build computers (or re-build them) and the best way to know the sound system is working properly is to play the CD Songbird …
Pingback: Currently Obsessed; Books, Songs, and Rainbows | Silk & Tofu
Pingback: 7 Most Interesting Facts About the Number 7 | List of Seven
Pingback: RIDE THE RAINBOW | WORDMUSIC