Archive for July, 2012

Karen Lamb

« 28 July 2012 | 23:23 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

A year from now you may wish you had started today.

From the funeral of Otto Von Habsburg

« 27 July 2012 | 18:15 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

The following traditional Habsburg entombment “knocking” ceremony took place at the door of Vienna’s Capuchin Friary after the funeral followed of Otto Von Habsburg. FIRST KNOCK Capuchin Friar : “Who desires admission?” Leader of funeral party: “Otto of Austria, former Crown Prince of Austria-Hungary, Prince Royal of Hungary, Croatia and Bohemia, of Dalmatia, Croatia, Slavonia, […]

Fred Perry

« 8 July 2012 | 9:39 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

casual comment made within hearing of his opponent in the changing room before a big final I wouldn’t want to be playing me today.

Matthew Parris

« 2 July 2012 | 23:05 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

We have been living beyond our means. We have been paying ourselves more than our efforts were earning. We sought political leaders who would assure us that the good times would never end and that the centuries of boom and bust were over; and we voted for those who offered that assurance. We sought credit […]

Bruce Cockburn

« 1 July 2012 | 22:23 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

I’ve been scraping little shavings off my ration of light And I’ve formed it into a ball, and each time I pack a bit more onto it I make a bowl of my hands and I scoop it from its secret cache Under a loose board in the floor And I blow across it and […]