Liu Gaushang

February 24, 2010

People of the world kill their bodies with desire, kill their posterity with money, kill others with government, and kill the world with scholarship.

—Liu Gaushang

Famous Quote:

July 25, 2009

He shaved every day, and since boyhood had always used a poultice of moist bread to prevent the growth of his beard.


Life of Otho


June 2, 2009

Profound blue.  Our heart motors. Without pilot.

—Benedetta Marinetti

Astra e il Sottomarino


May 23, 2009

The tufted carpet finds the floor very smooth, and gives it silent kisses with its fringes.

—Hector Chainaye

Quote of the day….

May 17, 2009

I don’t care if I indulges in a little innocent diwersion, as the boy said ven he run the cockchafer through vith a brass pin.

—G.W.M. Reynolds

Pickwick Abroad

Quote of the day

February 18, 2009

Mortal should mortal thoughts be, not immortal.

—Euripides (?)

Quote of the Day

December 21, 2008

Get away from any man who always argues every time he talks.

—Abbot Pastor

Quote of the Day

November 21, 2008

I am a dog and you are my master. So I bark and ask for my dog food.


Quote of the Day

September 6, 2008

And in his grip take barley cakes, dried figs, and cheese, such cheese as scapegoats may feed on.


Quote of the Day

August 27, 2008

Grooms fittest kindle fires, slaves carry burdens, butchers are for slaughters, apothocaries, butlers, cooks, for poisons . . .

—Ben Jonson

Catiline His Conspiracy