Monthly Archives: October 2011

What’s Your QQ? #240

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY

“Man is a complex being; he makes the deserts bloom and lakes die.” –Gil Stern

 (The identity of Stern is unclear.)

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What’s Your QQ? #239

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY

“Death is more universal than life; everyone dies but not everyone lives.” — Albie Sachs

 (Sachs was a South African judge.)


 


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What’s Your QQ? #238

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY

“He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away.”

—Raymond Hull

 (Hull, 1919-1985, was a Canadian writer and co-author with Laurence J. Peter of the book {italics]The Peter Principle[end italics].”

 



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What’s Your QQ? #237

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY

“Television news is like a lightning flash. It makes a loud noise, lights up everything around it, leaves everything else in darkness and then is suddenly gone.”—Hodding Carter

 (Carter, 1907-1972, was a Pulitzer Prize-winning Southern journalist.)

 


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