Quote July 10, 2010

don_socalJuly 10, 2010

True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.

Kurt Vonnegut

Old age is an excellent time for outrage. My goal is to say or do at least one outrageous thing every week.

Louis Kronenberger

Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.

Stanislaw Lec

Old age is no place for sissies.

Bette Davis

It takes a long time to become young.

Pablo Picasso

Age does not diminish the extreme disappointment of having a scoop of ice cream fall from the cone.

Jim Fiebig

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anneliese_32(6)

I am not even going to try to compete with this week's quotes. Thanks Don.

    Bookmark   July 10, 2010 at 7:22AM
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mwoods

Kurt Vonnegut...you just gotta love him.

    Bookmark   July 10, 2010 at 7:42AM
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mawheel

Don, your quotes all week have been terrific; thanks very much.

About today's, I've always felt there HAD to be some advantage to growing old, so I now feel free to say and do pretty much what I want--within the bounds of good taste, though. I wouldn't hurt anyone's feelings with a thoughtless remark or act unkindly--not deliberately, anyway! :>)

    Bookmark   July 10, 2010 at 3:02PM
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lilod(NoCal/8)

Dan, if you keep going the way you have been, you may be elected "permanent quoter of the GW/Party"!
Love the Curt Vonnegut quote but the other old pharts are right on, also - too bad that in our society they are Senior Citizen - when in other places they are called "Elders" and it's a title of honor.

    Bookmark   July 10, 2010 at 3:50PM
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