CONSCIOUSNESS POEMS BY EYEKHAN
INSPIRED BY EMAILS SENT TO HIM FROM GENEROUS, UNKNOWN FRIENDS
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All About Life
Kernals of Wisdom
Sayings by Spam
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Life's Too Short for Chess
Experience is what you get when
you don't get what you want.
No man knows less than the man who knows it all
Writing criticism is to writing fiction and poetry as hugging the shore
is to sailing in the open sea.
The soup is never hot enough if the waiter can keep his thumb in it.
God gets you to the plate, but once your there your on your own.
Happiness is the act of being tough with ourselves and tender with others.
To arrive at a just estimate of a renowned man's character one must
judge it by the standards of his time, not ours.
Satiety is a mongrel that barks at the heels of plenty.
Beauty is all very well at first sight but whoever looks at it when
it has been in the house three days?
No one could be more happy than a man who has never known affliction
To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome
Progress is a nice word, but change is its motivator and change has
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability
and determination to overcome bad luck.
Snow and adolescence are the only problems that disappear if you ignore
them long enough.
Just what you want to be, you will be in the end.
For a crowd is not company and faces are but a gallery of pictures and
talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.
I would uphold the law if for no other reason but to protect myself.
In this theater of man's life, it is reserved only for God and angels
to be lookers-on.
Remarks are not literature. If
you give an audience a chance they will do half your acting for you.
He whom the Gods love dies young, while he is in health, has his senses
and his judgments sound.
A friend should bear a friend's infirmities, But Brutus makes mine greater
than they are.
Have the courage to live. Anyone can die.
The best way to convince a fool that he is wrong is to let him have
To hazard much to get much has more of avarice than wisdom.
The ''good old times'' -- all times when old are good.
Between two evils, choose neither between two goods, choose both.
A man profits more by the sight of an idiot than by the orations of
Be not deceived with the first appearance of things, for show is not
The sad duty of politics is to establish justice in a sinful world.
Baseball is like church. Many attend few understand.
What a mother sings to the cradle goes all the way down to the coffin.
The contented man can be happy with what appears to be useless.
Then to Silvia let us sing that Silvia is excelling. She excels each
mortal thing upon the dull earth dwelling.
Hide not your talents. They for use were made.
What's a sundial in the shade.
Before honor is humility.