Monday , 21 January 2019

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 2, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 2, 2018

The lingo is polite as varnish, Sincere as the wax-faced undertaker saying, “We are sorry about your loss.” And after the notes are exchanged, and high respects transmitted like w ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 26, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 26, 2018

Man is the only animal that smiles, and Americans are the only people who have made an industry of it.   “Ready, Aim, Smile ” from the book “Trivializing America” (1983) ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 19, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 19, 2018

However, in the matter of the kid who used to deliver folded newspapers to your doorstep, flipping them sideways from his bicycle, And who died on a jeep in the Ruhr, There is no ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 12, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 12, 2018

I love irony, I must say. I feel like Luke Skywalker wielding his light sword. The weapon is something I love to use, but I don’t think I can be charged with using it improperly. ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 5, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 5, 2018

The enemy is indeed tangible. Disease is an enemy. It has killed more people than armies.   “Could Be” from the book “Overkill and Megalove” (1963) also the 1949 radio broadc ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 29, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 29, 2018

Our spirit of liberalism had been as ruthlessly suppressed as anywhere in the world, short of the kind of torture and murder that you find in the truly benighted countries. The sw ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 22, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 22, 2018

Mediocrity is, above all, comfortable. It makes modest demands on the powers of perception and ratiocination, and none at all on creativity. This translates into business opportun ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 15, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 15, 2018

The staff organist at the electric console of the average ball park ranks somewhere between a public nuisance and a public enemy.   “Beisbol, Anyone?” from the book “Holes in ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 8, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 8, 2018

Charity toward the enemy in war is less common than tap-dancing on quicksand, but there are never any bounds to cruelty. All it takes to excel at it is power, opportunity and vile ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 1, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 1, 2018

And greetings, immigrant multitudes who were bid good morrows and good fortune by the Statue—the millions who came, saw, toiled and begat, who created as descent a society as ever ...

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