Archive for February, 2010

Miami Beach is where neon goes to die

Friday, February 26th, 2010

Miami Beach is where neon goes to die. -by Lenny Bruce

Italians lose wars as if they were soccer matches

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

Italians lose wars as if they were soccer matches and they lose soccer matches as if they were wars. -by Winston Churchill

Adventures do occur, but not punctually.

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Life never gives us what we want at the moment that we consider appropriate. Adventures do occur, but not punctually. -by E.M. Forster

Anywhere you go that isn’t home, is considered travel

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

Anywhere you go that isn’t home, is considered travel, in my book. You don’t even have to spend the night. -by Robin Locker

pull worlds up from beyond the horizon

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

Few people alive today have any notion of how it might feel to pull worlds up from beyond the horizon by faith and muscle alone. -by John Vaillant

it’s already tomorrow in Australia

Friday, February 19th, 2010

Marcie said the world can’t end today because it’s already tomorrow in Australia. -by Charles M. Schulz

Those who know nothing of foreign languages

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own. -by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

soon looking for a curio

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

Pilgrims who are looking for a cure are soon looking for a curio. -by Morley Safer

Leaving money in the local economy

Monday, February 15th, 2010

Leaving money in the local economy is part of responsible travel. -by Craig & Linda Martin

perhaps Texas is really another country

Friday, February 12th, 2010

There is a growing feeling that perhaps Texas is really another country, a place where the skies, the disasters, the diamonds, the politicians, the women, the fortunes, the football players and the murders are all bigger than anywhere else. -by Pete Hamill