Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Thomas Dewar and his Dewarisms.

Actually today I came up with the whole 3 posts. In my head. I wish they could transfer on the paper automatically without my help at that time of the night.
Anyways, here's the 3d one. Fantastic Thomas Dewar, author of the bestseller "Ramble Round the Globe".

But today about his "pearls of wisdom", Dewarisms. Let me know if you come across more of them:

No. 22 Sometimes doing nothing is doing something.
No. 36 Enjoy now, another now is coming.
No. 43 Less pain, more gain.
No. 49 The pause is a part of the walk.
No. 27 Go ahead, look around.
No. 28 You better wait for the unexpected.
No. 34 Making a mistake is also an achievement.
No. 58 The further you are from a problem, the smaller it gets.
No. 64 If you think you know it all, you are missing something.
No. 73 Proper rules are not written.
No. 77 Sometimes a step forward needs a step back.
No. 86 If you get to the top on your own, who'll take the picture?
No. 17 We should not say how's business, but where is business
No. 19 Never invest in a going concern until you know which way it is going.
No. 23 The quality of the article should be its greatest achievement.
No. 38 Yesterday's success belongs to yesterday.
No. 42 In charity there is no excess.
No. 46 The greatest mistake you can make is to be continually fearing you will make one.
No. 51 Life is a one-way street and you're not coming back.
No. 54 Fish stimulates the brain, but fishing stimulates the imagination.
No. 66 Respectability is the state of never being caught doing anything which gives you pleasure.
No. 68 Of two evils, choose the more interesting.
No. 70 There is no traffic congestion on the straight and narrow path.
No. 76 We have a great regard for old age when it is bottled.
No. 79 A philosopher is a man who can look at an empty glass with a smile.
No. 83 Minds are like parachutes: they only function when they're open.
No. 85 Experience is what you get when you're looking for something else.
No. 87 Ability without enthusiasm is like a rifle without a bullet.
No. 92 You can send a boy to college but you can't make him think.
No. 95 If we are here to help others, I often wonder what the others are here for.
No. 97 Don't question your wife's judgment; look who she married.
No. 21 Keep advertising and advertising will keep you.
No. 23 The quality of the article should be its greatest achievement.
No. 31 If you do not advertise, you fossilize.

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