Volume 9, No. 1

//Volume 9, No. 1

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence:
Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
Genius will not: unrewarded genius is almost a proverb.
Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts.
Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. — Pete Goss

There is real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment — Norman Vincent Peale

I expect Woman will be the last thing civilized by Man — George Meredith

A government that robs Peter to pay Paul always can depend on the support of Paul. — George Bernard Shaw

Wise men relisha little nonsense now and then — Willy Wonka

Eagles may soar but weasels don’t get sucked into jet engines — Annonymous

Democracy is a device that insures we shall be governed no better than we deserve — George Bernard Shaw

The uncreative mind can spot wrong answers, but it takes a very creative mind to spot wrong questions. — Antony Jay

Awoman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle — Gloria Steinem

My girlfriend always laughs during sex — no matter what she’s reading — Steve Jobs

There are only two things I dislike about her — her face — Anonymous

One of the disadvantages of wine is that it makes a man mistake words for thoughts — Samuel Johnson

Only Irish coffee provides in a single glass all four essential food groups — alcohol, caffeine, sugar, and fat — Alex Levine

By |2005-04-14T13:43:42+00:00April 14th, 2005|Advantageous Thoughts|