Hypocrisy

One should examine oneself for a very long time before thinking of condemning others. ~Moliere Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins. We parry and fend the approach of our fellow-man by compliments, by gossip, by amusements, by affairs. We cover up our read more…

Humorous

A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become well known, then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized. ~Fred Allen Say what you will about the Ten Commandments, you must always come back to the pleasant fact that there are only ten of them. ~H.L. read more…

Humor

Humor is a reminder that no matter how high the throne one sits on, one sits on one’s bottom. ~Taki Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not; and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs. read more…

Humility

Humility does not mean thinking less of yourself than of other people, nor does it mean having a low opinion of your own gifts. It means freedom from thinking about yourself at all. ~William Temple Swallow your pride occasionally, it’s non-fattening! ~Author Unknown It is well to remember that the read more…

Human Rights

The Framers of the Bill of Rights did not purport to “create” rights. Rather, they designed the Bill of Rights to prohibit our Government from infringing rights and liberties presumed to be preexisting. ~Justice William J. Brennan, 1982 You are a human being. You have rights inherent in that reality. read more…

Human Kind

I hate mankind, for I think myself one of the best of them, and I know how bad I am. ~Joseph Baretti, quoted by James Boswell, 1766, commonly misattributed to Samuel Johnson* (Thank you, Frank Lynch of SamuelJohnson.com) The human species is made up of seven billion subspecies each consisting read more…

Hug

A hug is like a boomerang – you get it back right away. ~Bil Keane, “Family Circus” Millions and millions of years would still not give me half enough time to describe that tiny instant of all eternity when you put your arms around me and I put my arms read more…

How True

If an article is attractive, or useful, or inexpensive, they’ll stop making it tomorrow; if it’s all three, they stopped making it yesterday. ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic’s Notebook, 1960 Tell a man there are 300 billion stars in the universe and he’ll believe you. Tell him a bench has wet read more…

Housework

You sometimes see a woman who would have made a Joan of Arc in another century and climate, threshing herself to pieces over all the mean worry of housekeeping. ~Rudyard Kipling My second favorite household chore is ironing. My first being hitting my head on the top bunk bed until read more…

Horses

There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man. ~Winston Churchill Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people. ~W.C. Fields Riding: The art of keeping a horse between you and the ground. ~Author read more…