My work internet connection is flakey - only just managed to get to LJ. I'll do some quotes later if I can.
Birthdays are far less exciting as you get older :(
Peace to you all
The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.
It is a far, far better thing to have a firm anchor in nonsense than to put out on the troubled sea of thought.
John Kenneth Galbraith
If living conditions don't stop improving in this country, we're going to run out of humble beginnings for our great men.
Russell P. Askue
A hotel isn't like a home, but it's better than being a house guest.
William Feather (1908 - 1976)
Here is a thing to think about ...
What are the 20 most spoken languages in the world?
I think my list is by the number of people who speak the language throughout the world either as their first "Mother Tongue" or as a language they use for everyday communication.
Just to make it easier why not guess the top 5 ... I'm sure most of you will get at least 2 wrong! Go on, reply here with your guesses and I'll put you out of your misery later :)