Monthly Archives: June 2011

What’s Your QQ? #223

 

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY

“In youth the days are short and the years are long; in old age the years are short and the days long.” – Nikita Ivanovich Panin

(Count Panin, 1718-1783, was an influential Russian diplomat and advisor to Catherine the Great.)

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What’s Your QQ? #222

 

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first step to something better.” – Wendell Phillips

(Phillips, 1811-1884, was an eminent American orator and abolitionist.)

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What’s Your QQ? #221

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“Go into the world and do well. But more importantly, go into the world and do good.” – Minor Myers, Jr.

(Myers, 1943-2003, was president of Illinois Wesleyan University.)

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What’s Your QQ? #220

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

 “In the very end, civilizations perish because they listen to their politicians and not to their poets.”

- Jonas Mekas

(Mekas, a Lithuanian-born American filmmaker, has been called “the godfather of American avant-garde cinema.”)

 

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