Archive for the ‘Quotes’ Category

“In his old age, Dad enjoyed watching police show reruns, the volume on high.”

December 6, 2018

https://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2018/12/05/george_w_bush_eulogizes_father_at_state_funeral_for_george_hw_bush.html

I did not watch much of the coverage of the funeral services and other memorial events for President George H. W. Bush, but I did catch a snippet of the talk given by George W. Bush.

“…Miss Maudie perfectly describes the nature of her life-long friend, Atticus, who is a lawyer. Maudie tells his children, `I simply wanted to tell you that there are some men in this world who were born to do our unpleasant jobs for us. Your father’s one of them.'”

November 29, 2018

https://rfornelli.wordpress.com/2015/02/28/the-unpleasant-job-of-being-atticus-finch/

“I love the land, I love [Israel,] I love the people…They don’t obey, they do what they want, they drive like mad, shove while waiting in line and don’t listen to anyone. Just like me.” “

November 27, 2018

https://www.dailystar.co.uk/news/weird-news/744716/noahs-ark-israel-sail-built-holland-biblical-news

“31 of the Funniest Comebacks in History”

November 26, 2018

https://rewind.topix.net/slideshow/20423

“There’s a piece of advice the Chicago Bulls repeat often: No one is going to feel sorry for you in the NBA.”

November 15, 2018

https://www.dailyherald.com/sports/20181114/celtics-shake-off-fast-start-by-parker-cruise-past-chicago-bulls

Reminds me of all those times Jerry Sloan would talk about his players “feeling sorry for themselves”.