Author Archives

  • Quote – Time

    Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time which every day produces, and which most men throw away.   Charles Caleb Colton Charles Caleb Colton (1780–1832) was an English cleric, writer and collector, well known for… Read More ›

  • Quotes – Insincerity

    That’s what show business is, sincere insincerity.   Benny Hill Alfred Hawthorne “Benny” Hill (21 January 1924 – 20 April 1992) was an English comedian and actor, best remembered for his television programme The Benny Hill Show, an amalgam of slapstick,… Read More ›

  • Quotes – Ingredients

    People say all kinds of things about the ingredients of songs. But you know they are a kind of magic, in the sense that they may easily include a stain on your bedroom wall… and a variety of mis-recollections. And… Read More ›

  • Quotes – Windmills

    Pray look better, Sir… those things yonder are no giants, but windmills.   Miguel de Cervantes Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ( 29 September 1547 (assumed) – 22 April 1616 NS) was a Spanish writer who is widely regarded as the greatest… Read More ›