Monthly Archives: February 2013

What’s Your QQ? #309

Published February 24, 2013 in the Monterey County Herald

Who said?

“I want to put a ding in the universe.”

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“Why are we so fond of that life which begins with a cry and ends with a groan?” – Mary Rich, Countess of Warwick

 (Rich, 1625-1678, was an introspective religious diarist and autobiographer.)

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What’s Your QQ? #308

Published February 17, 2013 in the Monterey County Herald

Who said?

“The history of man is a series of conspiracies to win from nature some advantage without paying for it.” 

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“There are two kinds of fool. One says, ‘This is old, and therefore good.’ And one says, ‘This is new, and therefore better.’ ” – John Brunner

 (Brunner, 1934-1995, was a British science fiction author.”

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What’s Your QQ? #307

Published February 10, 2013 in the Monterey County Herald

Who said?

“Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.”

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“An idea isn’t worth much until a man is found who has the energy and ability to make it work.” –  William Feather

 (Feather, 1889-1981, was an American author and publisher.)

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What’s Your QQ? #306

Published February 3, 2013 in the Monterey County Herald

Who said?

“The reason women don’t play football is because 11 of them would never wear the same outfit in public.” 

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“If (the Super Bowl is) the ultimate game, why are they playing it again next year?” – Duane Thomas

 (Running back Thomas helped Dallas win the Super Bowl in 1972.)

 


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