American Lexicographer Quotes
We see what we want to see, and observation conforms to hypothesis.
Acting is a form of deception, and actors can mesmerize themselves almost as easily as an audience.
And I don't like people who eat powdered doughnuts. I don't car how careful you are, they're just plain messy. I can't believe they taste good enough to justify getting that sugar all over everything, especially me.
See yourself as a small child, fragile and vulnerable, and breathe in. Smile with love to this small child within yourself, and breathe out.
Barbara Ann Kipfer
Success and vocabulary go hand in hand. This has been proven so often that it no longer admits of argument.
Wilfred J. Funk
The confident surgeon is like a military captain who by a well-timed advance changes defeat into victory, returning with the priceless trophy of life and health.
Aristocracy and exclusiveness tend to final overthrow, in language as in politics.
William Dwight Whitney
Quote of the day
On Monday mornings I am dedicated to the proposition that all men are created jerks.
H. Allen Smith
New Zealand Lexicographers
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon