Monthly Archives: August 2015

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be clean.” –Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, poet, playwright, born August 28th, 1749 Happy Birthday!! Advertisements

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

“Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind over tasked.” –Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer, born August 29th, 1809 Happy Birthday!!

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Mother Teresa

“We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.” –Mother Teresa, nun, born August 26th, 1910 Happy Birthday!!

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Ray Bradbury

“Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.” –Ray Bradbury, writer, born August 22nd, 1920 Happy Birthday!!

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Charles Bukowski

“You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.” –Charles Bukowski, author, born August 16th, 1920 Happy Birthday!!

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Mae West

“Every man I meet wants to protect me. I can’t figure out what from.” –Mae West, actress, born August 17th, 1893 Happy Birthday!!

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Walter Scott

“Unless a tree has borne blossoms in spring, you will vainly look for fruit on it in autumn.” –Walter Scott, novelist, born August 14th, 1771 Happy Birthday!!

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