The excesses of our youth are drafts upon our old age, payable with interest, about thirty years after date.
– Charles Caleb Colton, 1780 – 1832
The rule on staying alive as a forcaster is to give ’em a number or give ’em a date, but never give ’em both at once.
– Jane Bryant Quinn
There’ll be two dates on your tombstone
And all your friends will read ’em
But all that’s gonna matter
is that little dash between ’em.
– Kevin Welch
Never mind about 1066 William the Conqueror, 1087 William the Second. Such things are not going to affect one’s life … but 1932 the Mars Bar and 1936 Maltesers and 1937 the Kit Kat – these dates are milestones in history and should be seared into the memory of every child in the country.
– Roald Dahl, 1916 – 1990
In spite of illness, in spite even of the archenemy sorrow, one can remain alive long past the usual date of disintegration if one is unafraid of change, insatiable in intellectual curiosity, interested in big things, and happy in small ways.
– Edith Wharton, 1862 – 1937
Optimists and pessimists differ only on the date of the end of the world.
– Stanislaw Jerzy Lec, 1909 – 1966
If you don’t like babies don’t watch. 🙂 She doesn’t do anything special in this …. just cute overload. I like messy baby eating.