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The Week…Clouds with Henry Wheeler Shaw

June 13, 2010 by · 7 comments

Sunset Cloud Photo: shekgraham

A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.

break in the clouds
Photo: oimax

One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at politeness.

Standing over the clouds
Photo: donabelandewen

About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment.

Am I an angry cloud or a happy cloud Photo: pagedooley

As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand.

hey son, get out of the clouds
Photo: notsogoodphotography

Don’t take the bull by the horns, take him by the tail; then you can let go when you want to.

Storm cloud Photo: saipal

Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt of, not swallowed.

Sky, Clouds and WaterPhoto: freewine

Health is like money, we never have a true idea of its value until we lose it.

Caernarfon clouds. Photo: nov03

It is much easier to repent of sins that we have committed than to repent of those we intend to commit.

Monsoon Clouds
Photo: midiman

It’s not ignorance does so much damage; it’s knowing so darned much that ain’t so.

Touching the clouds Photo: unclassified

Laughing is the sensation of feeling good all over and showing it principally in one spot.

Sunset looking down on clouds from Teide
Photo: hisgett

Genius ain’t nothing more than elegant common sense

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