dissabte, 5 de juliol de 2008

Frases de la setmana

Setmana 30 de juny

Pots aprendre moltes coses dels nens. Per exemple, la paciència que pots arribar a tenir.
-- Franklin P. Jones
(és broma, jo estic encantat...)

Aunque los hombres se jacten de sus grandes acciones, muchas veces no son el resultado de un gran designio, sino puro efecto del azar.
-- François de la Rochefoucauld


Frases suggerides per Jaume Soler:

The Stone Age didn't end because there were no more stones. It ended because people became more intelligent
-- Sheikh Yamani, former Saudi Arabian oil minister
(i l’època del petroli?)

A good mantra for an entrepeneur: nothing is forever.
-- Sheldon Adelson, multimilionari del joc (3a persona més rica dels EUA
segons Forbes)

Americans are the people who describe their use of alcohol and tobacco as vices.

There is more simplicity in the man that eats caviar on impulse than in the man who eats grape-nuts on principle.

'My country, right or wrong', is a thing that no true patriot would think of saying... It is like saying, 'My mother, drunk or sober'.

The function of imagination is not to make strange things settled, so much as to make settled things strange.

(frases de G.K. Chesterton)