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Tweet-O'rama
By Lonnie Hicks
Posted: Thursday, January 19, 2012
Last edited: Friday, June 22, 2012
This short story is rated "G" by the Author.

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"Don't tell the truth if it will be used to murder somebody else."

"Gossip is the true root of all human language."

"Shopping styles: Men hunt the single item and want to get out of the store, women graze, linger and gather."
  
 
"The idea that electrons, in quantum physics, can be in two places at the same time is an idea invented by a creeper."
 
"You can't go home if you never go back."
 
"Breathing is essential to a healthy brain. Don't bate that breath."
 
 
 
"As a young man all I wanted was someone to take responsibility for all of my faults. I am older now and don't do that, but I am unhappier."
 
 
 
"The great artist is willing to jump off the artistic ledge and enjoy the ride down smiling even if unsure as to how the landing will go."
 
"Failure is the inability to handle success."
 
"Feelings are much like waves, we can't stop them from coming but we can choose which one to surf." ~Jonatan Mårtensson.  
 
"The biggest mistake people make is always think about what they want to do without thinking about the reaction of others to what they do."
 
"To musicians: "The human heart has a beat."
 
"In a book, the chief talent of the great authors is the ability to tell a character's truth that the author does not agree with."
 
"You don't need sex to have a good book but sometimes it is that that book will never have children or sequels."
 
 
"The best books are those that allow the reader's imagination to complete critical passages."
 
She said "You will never grow up." He said incredulously "And you have a problem with that?"
 
"Perfection is boring."
 
"The most narcissistic people think everything is their fault, and the most arrogant people believe in only themselves. Soul-mates."
 
"Never hit people when they are down, never take the victory lap, and understand that defeat begins with crowing over small successes."

 
"Change in life begins when one gets up off the couch and leaves the house with a purpose."
 
"Whether one is going up or down in life depends upon whether one is standing up or lying down."
 
"Unrealistic expectations are those that I have not yet achieved."
 
 
"Disappointment is the result of unrealistic expectations created by unrealistic expectations-both ours and those of others."
 
"Who you are depends upon who you plan to be despite the opinions of others, some of whom claim to love you."
 
Two kinds of people: Those who think they are always right, and those who thing they are always wrong. Neither is true ."
 
"The obvious is always the last thing discovered."
 
 
'Imagination begins with a refusal to be limited by the facts."
 
 
"The fact of the matter, sadly or wonderfully, is that great writing comes from a great love of something or a great disdain of something."
 
 
"Great literature is ,sometimes, high-level, inspired, insightful gossip."
 
"Shakespeare invented over 2,500 new words and contractions. Good writers don't do this, great writers try."
 
"Good writing is measured by the phrase, not the sentence."
 
  
"The adventure is not in knowing, the adventure is in not knowing."
 
"Being dumb starts with thinking how much smarter you are than other people."
 
"Forgiving takes courage."
 
There is one human quest-immortality-this shows up in religion-fame-evolution-vampires-being a great writer-being remembered, sports  all is a quest for immortality"
 
I don't mind dying, I just want to live forever after.
 
"Wrong is the view of the other person, right is always true about what I and my friends think."
 
 
"The problem with being happy is that many people find it frivalous."
 
" If time heals all things, that obviously excludes people."
 
"I told her that if I wanted someone to supervise my life, I would not choose her-the supervisor's job is occupied by myself."
 
"Dating is like shopping: you are in the bargain basement, on layaway, or the top of the line at Nordsrams."
 
"The slowest thing the universe is the hand which reaches for the check in a group."
 
"More more babies born in September because Santa had a special on conceptions in December."
 
"Some movies have driven me back to my television."
 
"With some people, five minutes into the conversation, you are reaching for the remote."
 
"Politics is the study of who gets to take a larger share of the pie than they deserve."
 
Happiness is the ability to stay happy despite downer-depressed people who may surround you."
 


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Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 2/13/2012
More like truth-o'rama. Lots of fun ones, but I like...

"Shopping styles: Men hunt the single item and want to get out of the store, women graze, linger and gather."

Evolution...men are no longer hunter gatherers. Patrick
Reviewed by Janna Hill 1/20/2012
Thes are good Lonnie.
:) Janna
Reviewed by J Howard 1/19/2012
so many truths....and let's see i now have it confirmed ...i am not boring...only hope someone isn't grabbing for the remote and..i do not like adventure...LOL thanks for it all!


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Politics, Poetry and Love in the Obama Age

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