Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Witty Wednesday # 109 Quotes and John's cartoon

Firstly I want to show you what's been keeping John occupied during the past week.

.......and a few amusing quotes sent to me by my friend Daffy

Sometimes, when I look at my children, I say to myself, 'Lillian, you should have remained a virgin.'

- Lillian Carter (mother of Jimmy Carter)


I had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalogue: - 'No good in a bed, but fine against a wall.'

- Eleanor Roosevelt


Last week, I stated this woman was the ugliest woman I had ever seen. I have since been visited by her sister, and now wish to withdraw that statement.

- Mark Twain


The secret of a good sermon is to have a good beginning and a good ending; and to have the two as close together as possible.

- George Burns


Santa Claus has the right idea. Visit people only once a year.

- Victor Borge


Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.

- Mark Twain


By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.

- Socrates


I was married by a judge. I should have asked for a jury.

- Groucho Marx


My wife has a slight impediment in her speech. Every now and then she stops to breathe.

- Jimmy Durante


I have never hated a man enough to give his diamonds back.

- Zsa Zsa Gabor


Only Irish coffee provides in a single glass all four essential food groups: alcohol, caffeine, sugar and fat.

- Alex Levine


My luck is so bad that if I bought a cemetery, people would stop dying.

- Rodney Dangerfield


Money can't buy you happiness ... But it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.

- Spike Milligan


Until I was thirteen, I thought my name was SHUT UP .

- Joe Namath


I don't feel old. I don't feel anything until noon. Then it's time for my nap.

- Bob Hope


I never drink water because of the disgusting things that fish do in it

- W. C. Fields


We could certainly slow the aging process down if it had to work its way through Congress.

- Will Rogers


Don't worry about avoiding temptation. As you grow older, it will avoid you.

- Winston Churchill


Maybe it's true that life begins at fifty .. But everything else starts to wear out, fall out, or spread out.

- Phyllis Diller


By the time a man is wise enough to watch his step, he's too old to go anywhere.

- Billy Crystal


And the cardiologist's diet: - If it tastes good spit it out

I've seen these before (might even have used some of them) but still find them amusing.

I thought I was going to have a quiet day by myself as my mother has gone out with her friend. Not to be, because himself is home with what I now suspect might just be more than a cold. I hesitate to say the dreaded words 'swine flu' but he's got back ache and some joint pain.....and now he tells me a guy at work has someone in the family with it!
He is banished to bed and I've been around with the antibacterial wipes. LOL....this will give me an opportunity to use my new digital thermometer!

Have a good day everyone.

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At 19/8/09 11:55, Blogger Beccy said...

Hope it's not swine flu, just a bad cold!

At 19/8/09 12:01, Blogger cynicalgirl said...

I think John is facing the wrong direction! :D

At 19/8/09 15:57, Blogger john.g. said...

I'll get you for that! Brilliant!
Is that you sunbathing?

At 19/8/09 16:37, Blogger ChrisB said...

john I wish hehehehe!

At 19/8/09 16:43, Blogger wendishness said...

hahaha love the cartoon, it's sooooooooo John!!

At 20/8/09 00:53, Blogger Mal's Team Gherkin said...

Thanks for the fun smiles, ma'am [waves hello happily].

At 20/8/09 05:15, Anonymous Kila said...

Thanks for the laughs :)


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