Found Words – Farscape

April 25, 2012

Dregon: Emotional pain you wear like a badge. It means you’ve been there, and it can’t get calloused, because each fresh hurt stings like the first.

Aeryn: Why would you want that?

Dregon: Because of all the days before it hurts, the good days, when you’re in love.

-Farscape, S2E13


Found Words – Antoine de Saint-Exupery

April 22, 2012

“If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.”

Found Words – (the hospital)

April 21, 2012

A patient’s description of mania as a side effect of corticosteroids:

“Last time I took them, I organized my entire linen closet. And labeled everything!”


Found Words – Sara Bareilles

April 15, 2012

There’s too many things that I haven’t done yet
Too many sunsets I haven’t seen
You can’t waste the day wishing it’d slow down
You would’ve thought by now
I’d have learned something

-Many the Miles

Found Words – Susan Kaestner

April 13, 2012

Via Instapundit:

My advice for politicians is don’t mess with stay at home moms. We deal with children who are about the only thing sneakier and more devious than politicians. Building defenses against puppy dog eyes and crocodile tears creates a certain ruthlessness. Underestimate us at your own peril.

Found Words – Henry James

April 5, 2012

“We work in the dark – we do what we can – we give what we have. Our doubt is our passion and our passion is our task.”

-Henry James, “The Middle Years,” Aspen Papers

Found Words – Juan Ramon Ramirez

April 5, 2012

“If they give you ruled paper, write the other way.”