Sunday, September 26, 2010

Quotes and words

"Come snuggle me right now!!"

- Aaron Muckleroy (aka Boyfriend)

"America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a week."

- Evan Esar

"It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help."

- Judith Martin

And the word of the day is...

aeon: one of a class of powers or beings conceived as emanating from the Supreme Being and performing various functions in the operations of the universe; eon.

"He conceives an endless joy; he conceives creatures as permanent as Puck or Pan - creatures whose will to live aeons upon aeons cannot satisfy."

Huh. Interesting. :)

Hope you had a good Sunday!!



Dazee Dreamer said...

I'm liking boyfriends quote.

RawknRobynsGoneBlogWild said...

I like Judith's comment, and Mr. Muckleroy's too.

Anonymous said...

What is the sentence with aeon. I sincerely read it twice. Complex. I'll remember aeon though!

Boyfriend, you just went down in history!

The Broderick Family Blog said...

Are you preparing for the GRE? I think you are. I did terrible on that exam, but I also didn't learn a new word every day. Good luck with the GRE! Next step...writing a thesis proposal. :)

Bossy Betty said...

I love the first quote! I am going to use that tonight!

GMAT said...

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jayayceeblog said...

I had to read the education one twice ... sad commentary! That boyfriend deserves a snuggle!!!

Baby Sister said...

@ jayaycee - So he tells me quite often. ;)