Bessie-isms and Quotable for August 12, 2016


*There’s a name for people who give nothing to family and friends, but still expect to have their own birthdays, anniversaries and other life events noted and rewarded: Fools.

* We want people to notice us, but few will smile if someone pats their bottom admiringly in passing. Our need for affirmation has many strings attached, and lots of rules.


Most men’s anger about religion is as if two men should quarrel for a lady they neither of them care for.

Lord Halifax