Archive for the ‘cartoons’ Category

Quote of the day, July 9

July 9, 2017

Doug Marlette, on life

“Ease up on yourselves. Have some compassion for yourself as well as for others. There’s no such thing as perfection, and life is not a race.”

Quote of the day, Nov. 24

November 24, 2016

Chuck Jones, on being Bugs Bunny

“I have to think as Bugs Bunny, not of Bugs Bunny.”

Quote of the day, Nov. 23

November 24, 2016

Jim Henson, on life

“Life’s like a movie, write your own ending. Keep believing, keep pretending.”

Quote of the day, Nov. 14

November 14, 2016

Bill Watterson, on education (from  Homicidal Psycho Jungle Cat: A Calvin and Hobbes Collection)

Calvin: I used to hate writing assignments, but now I enjoy them. I realized that the purpose of writing is to inflate weak ideas, obscure poor reasoning, and inhibit clarity. With a little practice, writing can be an intimidating and impenetrable fog! Want to see my book report?

Hobbes: (Reading Calvin’s paper) “The Dynamics of Interbeing and Monological Imperatives in Dick and Jane: A Study in Psychic Transrelational Gender modes.”

Calvin: Academia, here I come!

Quote of the day, Nov. 13

November 14, 2016

Bill Watterson, on the present

“We’re so busy watching out for what’s just ahead of us that we don’t take time to enjoy where we are.”

Quote of the day, Nov. 8

November 8, 2016

Spanish proverb

“Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.”

Quote of the day, Nov. 5

November 5, 2016

Walt Disney, on being curious

“We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.”

Quote of the day, Nov. 1

November 1, 2016

Chuck Jones, on cartoonists

“A comedian is not a person who opens a funny door; he’s the person who opens a door funny.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 23

September 23, 2016

Charles M. Schulz, on our destiny

“Don’t worry about the world coming to an end today. It’s already tomorrow in Australia.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 19

September 19, 2016

Bill Watterson, on change

“Know what’s weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change. But pretty soon, everything’s different.”