Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - October 12, 2013
An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup.
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H. L. Mencken (1880 - 1956)  
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
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Edgar Allan Poe (1809 - 1849), "Eleonora"  
I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.
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Sir Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)  
It was enough to make a body ashamed of the human race.
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Mark Twain (1835 - 1910), The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn  
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