Friday Morning Quotes – Mar. 19, 2010


Quotes for St. Patty’s Day
“The Irish gave the bagpipes to the Scotts as a joke, but the Scotts haven’t seen the joke yet.”
Oliver Herford

Quotes On Life
“And I want to be there right in the thick of what people call horror and still be able to say: life is beautiful.”
— Etty Hillesum, from her 1941-1943 letters and diaries of Auschwitz

Quotes On Prayer
“The main purpose of prayer is not to make life easier, nor to gain magical powers, but to know God.”
— Philip Yancey, from his book Prayer: Does It Make Any Difference?

Quotes On Writing
“Write like thunder and lightning. Edit like hammer and nails.”
“Write like the wind, edit like a quiet stream.”
James Scott Bell, from his Twitter page 

One thought on “Friday Morning Quotes – Mar. 19, 2010

  1. I love great quotes. I even like good quotes. Hey. next time you get to “Da Springs” Jack Quinn’s Irish Pub is open everyday of the year–almost. And, I see you are a fellow pipe smoker. Have you ever been to Stag’s tobacco shop down here? It is amazing and I’ve been to great pipe shops in a few countries. (I smoke China Black, mostly, from Iwan Ries, Chicago.) Onward…


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