Cinnamons Words of Wisdom

Some Quotes and Sayings That Make Me Grin (or Grimace)

  • Mistakes aren't so bad. Columbus discovered America by mistake.

  • "Anger" is just one letter short of Danger.

  • A man seldom knows what he can do until he tries to undo what he did.

  • Many people doubt their ability, but few doubt their importance.

  • No one climbed a hill just by looking at it.

  • Difficulties in life are intended to make us better---not bitter.

  • Doing business without advertising is like winking at a girl in a dark room. You know what you're doing, but SHE doesn't.

  • Life not only begins at forty---it begins to show.

  • Few women admit their age---few men act theirs.

  • Paying alimony is like making installment payments on a car after you wrecked it.

  • Why would a country that make atomic bombs, ban firecrackers.

  • The difference between prejudice and conviction is that you can explain a conviction without getting angry.

  • The best antique is a dear old friend.

  • A bachelor is a rolling stone that gathers no Boss.

  • Always hold your head up, but be careful to keep your nose at a friendly level.

  • Bigamy is the only crime on the books where two rites make a wrong.

  • Nothing makes a man the boss of his home like living alone.

  • Our five senses are incomplete without the sixth---a sense of humor.

  • Some people stretch the truth. Others mutilate it.

  • Money not only changes hands---it changes people.

  • In today's movies the theme is a dirty story and the admission price is a dirty shame.

  • The trouble with growing old is that there is not much future in it.

  • We don't grow stop laughing because we grow old...we grow old because we stop laughing.

  • Remember the tea kettle. Though it's up to its neck in hot water, it continues to sing.

  • Poverty of purpose is worse than poverty of purse.

  • There are four steps to accomplishment:
    Plan purposefully.
    Prepare prayerfully.
    Proceed positively.
    Pursue persistently.

  • Laughter is like changing a baby's diaper. It doesn't permanently solve anything, but it makes things more acceptable for a while.

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