Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013


         If you can lead it to water and
         force it to drink, it isn't a horse.

Friday, June 21, 2013

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
                -- Publius Syrus

Monday, June 17, 2013

Monday, June 17th, 2013

   For all sad words of tongue or pen,
                 the saddest are these,
                 'It might have been'"

                        -John Greenleaf Whittier,
                         "Maud Muller"

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

If you don't go to other men's funerals they won't go to yours.
                -- Clarence Day

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

He that is good for making excuses
           is seldom good for anything else.

                    -Benjamin Franklin
                     Recently quoted by a
                     OALB member-Dave Smith

Monday, June 10, 2013

Monday, June 10th, 2013

The world is coming to an end!  Repent and return those library books!

Friday, June 7, 2013

Friday, June 7th, 2013


      Economics is extremely useful
      as a form of employment for economists.

                -John Kenneth Galbraith

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

Golden Oldie

    "'The time has come,' the Walrus said,
         'To talk of many things;
     Of shoes --and ships --and sealingwax --
         Of cabbages --and kings --
     And why the sea is boiling hot --
         And whether pigs have wings.'"

                 -Lewis Carroll
                  _Through the Looking-Glass_

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Golden Oldie

     Laugh and the world laughs with you; cry and
     the other guy has an even better sob story.

Monday, June 3, 2013

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

Golden Oldie

    Without the tale-hearers,
    there would be no tale-bearers.