Showing posts with label Quotes of the Month. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Quotes of the Month. Show all posts
Quotes of the Month (Battle of Wits - Chiasmus)Chiasmus: two otherwise parallel phrases with the second being a reverse order of the first. A famous illustration is Cicero's “One should eat to live, not live to eat.”This month's gathering saw the most famous wits and personalities vying for the Champion of Chiasmus title. The judges are none other than yourselves. Hear them out and support
Quotes of the Month (Oct 2007) - Battle of Wits - Chiasmus

Quotes of the Month (Oct 2007) - Battle of Wits - Chiasmus

Quotes of the Month (Battle of Wits - Chiasmus)Chiasmus: two otherwise parallel phrases with the second being a reverse order of the first. A famous illustration is Cicero's “One should eat to live, not live to eat.”This month's gathering saw the most famous wits and personalities vying for the Champion of Chiasmus title. The judges are none other than yourselves. Hear them out and support
Quotes of the Month (Women in Society)~ Women in Politics ~Barbara Bush: Who knows, somewhere out there in the audience may even be someone who will one day follow in my footsteps and preside over the White House as the President's spouse. I wish him well.Hillary Clinton: There cannot be true democracy unless women's voices are heard.Margaret Thatcher: In politics if you want anything said,
Quotes of the Month (Sep 2007) - Women in Society

Quotes of the Month (Sep 2007) - Women in Society

Quotes of the Month (Women in Society)~ Women in Politics ~Barbara Bush: Who knows, somewhere out there in the audience may even be someone who will one day follow in my footsteps and preside over the White House as the President's spouse. I wish him well.Hillary Clinton: There cannot be true democracy unless women's voices are heard.Margaret Thatcher: In politics if you want anything said,
Quotes of the Month (Birth and Birthdays)~ Pregnant ... Again? ~Princess Diana: If men had to have babies they would only ever have one each.Pedro Calderon de la Barca: For man's greatest crime is to have been born.Gore Vidal: Never have children, only grandchildren.Euripides: Man tell us our lives are free of danger.We stay at home. They go to war. Rubbish. I'd rather face three
Quotes of the Month (Aug 2007) - Birth and Birthdays

Quotes of the Month (Aug 2007) - Birth and Birthdays

Quotes of the Month (Birth and Birthdays)~ Pregnant ... Again? ~Princess Diana: If men had to have babies they would only ever have one each.Pedro Calderon de la Barca: For man's greatest crime is to have been born.Gore Vidal: Never have children, only grandchildren.Euripides: Man tell us our lives are free of danger.We stay at home. They go to war. Rubbish. I'd rather face three
Quotes of the Month (Liberty, Freedom, Equality)~ Independence Day ~Mark Twain: The President, throned behind a cable locker with a national flag spread over it, announced the 'Reader,' who rose up and read that same old Declaration of Independence which we have all listened to so often without paying any attention to what it said; and after that the President piped the Orator of the Day to
Quotes of the Month (Jul 2007) - Liberty, Freedom, Equality

Quotes of the Month (Jul 2007) - Liberty, Freedom, Equality

Quotes of the Month (Liberty, Freedom, Equality)~ Independence Day ~Mark Twain: The President, throned behind a cable locker with a national flag spread over it, announced the 'Reader,' who rose up and read that same old Declaration of Independence which we have all listened to so often without paying any attention to what it said; and after that the President piped the Orator of the Day to