Monthly Archives: August 2017

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

“The world is always ready to receive talent with open arms. Very often it does not know what to do with genius.” –Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer, born August 29th, 1809 Happy Birthday!! Advertisements

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.” –Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, poet, playwright, born August 28th, 1749 Happy Birthday!!

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Mother Teresa

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.” –Mother Teresa, nun, born August 26th, 1910 Happy Birthday!!

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Jorge Luis Borges

“To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god.” –Jorge Luis Borges, writer and poet, born August 24th 1899 Happy Birthday!!

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Ray Bradbury

“I’m not in control of my muse. My muse does all the work.” –Ray Bradbury, writer, born August 22nd, 1920 Happy Birthday!!

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Mae West

“I generally avoid temptation unless I can’t resist it.” –Mae West, actress, born August 17th, 1893 Happy Birthday!!

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Charles Bukowski

“An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.” –Charles Bukowski, author, born August 16th, 1920 Happy Birthday!!

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