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Dick-idiom # 43 - Philosophy
by Richard Lee King
Sunday, April 24, 2011
Rated "G" by the Author.
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"Dick-idioms" are little philosophical gems I have penned over the years. The numbering sequence has no relationship to their importance, or pecking order; it's just my way to identify them.

 DICK-IDIOM #43

PHILOSOPHY

 
To an optimist,
“Today is
yesterday’s bridge to tomorrow.”
 
 
 
 
To a pessimist,
“Tomorrow is
today’s escape from yesterday”
 
 
To a realist,
“Today is
simply tomorrow’s yesterday.”
 
 
But to an opportunist,
If it didn’t sell yesterday,
 jack up the price today,
put it on sale tomorrow.”
 
 
 
© 2011 Richard Lee King.  All Rights Reserved.
Author of: A Pursuit of Life & The Price of Freedom
 
 

 

 

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Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 4/28/2011
You must shop at my grocery store. Patrick
Reviewed by Donna Chandler 4/25/2011
The wisdom just keeps flowing.

Donna
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 4/25/2011
Quite Profound.
Reviewed by John Flanagan 4/24/2011
This one really hits the spot, Richard.
Yes!

John
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 4/24/2011
Giggle...these are great, Richard!

Anna
Reviewed by Chip Bergeron 4/24/2011
What about speculators???

Chip Bergeron
Reviewed by TONY NERONE 4/24/2011
You should post these in Facebook or another social network. There that good. Great write, Dick. Happy Easter.
Tony
Reviewed by Felix Perry 4/24/2011
Ithink I like the opportunists one the best lol
fee
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 4/24/2011
very clever!
Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader) 4/24/2011
Oh my I think I will keep being a DOC. hiyaaaaaaaaaa dear man...Happy Easter Richard....Keep smiling
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 4/24/2011
I guess then, I am a pessimist...e



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