"That truth should be silent I had almost forgot"--Enobarbus in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, back in Rome after having been too long in Egypt.---------
Melville's PIERRE, Book 4, chapter 5: "Something ever comes of all persistent inquiry; we are not so continually curious for nothing."
Friday, November 6, 2015
You know you are old when you stand on one leg and look at the sink when you are brushing your teeth.
The reason you stand on one leg is that you are trying to improve balance.
The reason you look down is because you do not want to see the face in the mirror.
Another reason is that you might dribble on your shirt.