April showers bring May flowers. - Proverb





April showers bring May flowers.
- Proverb

Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best. - Henry van Dyke




Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
- Henry van Dyke

All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one li...






All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.
- Anatole France

It's 5 o'clock somewhere, and that somewhere's here. - Sonny Gamboa





It's 5 o'clock somewhere, and that somewhere's here.
- Sonny Gamboa

If nothing ever changed, there'd be no butterflies. - Author Unknown






If nothing ever changed, there'd be no butterflies.
- Author Unknown

Life is a bridge. Cross over it, but build no house on it. - Author Unknown






Life is a bridge. Cross over it, but build no house on it.
- Author Unknown

I've got no strings To hold me down To make me fret, or make me frown I had strings But now I'm free There are no strings on ...



I've got no strings
To hold me down
To make me fret, or make me frown
I had strings
But now I'm free
There are no strings on me
- "I've Got No Strings," Pinocchio

They never talk about themselves but listen to you while you talk about yourself, and keep up an appearance of being interested in the ...






They never talk about themselves but listen to you while you talk about yourself, and keep up an appearance of being interested in the conversation.
- Jerome K. Jerome

Here too was the terrifying fixed curve of the infinite, the creeping curve of logic which at least must become the final signpost at th...





Here too was the terrifying fixed curve of the infinite, the creeping curve of logic which at least must become the final signpost at the edge of nothing.
- Conrad Aiken, American Fantastic Tales:Terror and the Uncanny from Poe to the Pulps

One of the most delightful things about a garden is the anticipation it provides. - W.E. Johns, The Passing Show




One of the most delightful things about a garden is the anticipation it provides.
- W.E. Johns, The Passing Show

If you see a whole thing - it seems that it's always beautiful. Planets, lives... But up close a world's all dirt and rocks. ...





If you see a whole thing - it seems that it's always beautiful. Planets, lives... But up close a world's all dirt and rocks. And day to day, life's a hard job, you get tired, you lose the pattern.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

People who work sitting down get paid more than people who work standing up. - Ogden Nash






People who work sitting down get paid more than people who work standing up.
- Ogden Nash

Just living is not enough... one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower. - Hans Christian Andersen






Just living is not enough... one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.
- Hans Christian Andersen

Drinking makes such fools of people, and people are such fools to begin with, that it's compounding a felony. - Robert Benchley





Drinking makes such fools of people, and people are such fools to begin with, that it's compounding a felony.
- Robert Benchley

All the best stories in the world are but one story in reality -- the story of escape. It is the only thing which interests us all and a...





All the best stories in the world are but one story in reality -- the story of escape. It is the only thing which interests us all and at all times, how to escape.
- Arthur Christopher Benson

People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us. - Iris Murdoch, A...






People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us.
- Iris Murdoch, A Fairly Honourable Defeat

Flowers whisper "Beauty!" to the world, even as they fade, wilt, fall. - Dr. SunWolf






Flowers whisper "Beauty!" to the world, even as they fade, wilt, fall.
- Dr. SunWolf

Fear is the highest fence. - Dudley Nichols





Fear is the highest fence.
- Dudley Nichols

Our culture runs on coffee and gasoline, the first often tasting like the second. - Edward Abbey




Our culture runs on coffee and gasoline, the first often tasting like the second.
- Edward Abbey

Beer is living proof that God loves us and wants to see us happy. - Benjamin Franklin





Beer is living proof that God loves us and wants to see us happy.
- Benjamin Franklin

I think it's wrong that only one company makes the game Monopoly. - Steven Wright





I think it's wrong that only one company makes the game Monopoly.
- Steven Wright

A woman's heart is a deep ocean of secrets. - Titanic





A woman's heart is a deep ocean of secrets.
- Titanic

The diligent farmer plants trees, of which he himself will never see the fruit. - Cicero





The diligent farmer plants trees, of which he himself will never see the fruit.
- Cicero

If you gonna work a farm you gotta learn to drive a truck. - Justin Moore





If you gonna work a farm you gotta learn to drive a truck.
- Justin Moore

People who look through keyholes are apt to get the idea that most things are keyhole shaped. - Author Unknown







People who look through keyholes are apt to get the idea that most things are keyhole shaped.
- Author Unknown

Keep true to the dream of thy youth. - Friedrich Von Schiller





Keep true to the dream of thy youth.
- Friedrich Von Schiller

The general perception of Easter when it comes to the world in general is bunnies and Easter eggs and Cadbury eggs and stuff. But the re...





The general perception of Easter when it comes to the world in general is bunnies and Easter eggs and Cadbury eggs and stuff. But the real meaning of it has to do with Jesus Christ giving his life for each and every one of us.
- Rob Fram

Some beach somewhere. There's a big umbrella casting shade over an empty chair. Palm trees are growing. Warm breeze is blowing. ...





Some beach somewhere.
There's a big umbrella casting shade over an empty chair.
Palm trees are growing.
Warm breeze is blowing.
I picture myself right there.
On some beach somewhere
- Blake Shelton, "Some Beach"

The universe is like a safe to which there is a combination. But the combination is locked up in the safe. - Peter De Vries





The universe is like a safe to which there is a combination. But the combination is locked up in the safe.
- Peter De Vries

If the weather is warming after a period of cold weather, people are going to see more raccoons. - Gordon Batcheller





If the weather is warming after a period of cold weather, people are going to see more raccoons.
- Gordon Batcheller