October 31st, 2014

QOTD – 31.10.14

One should never put on one’s best trousers to go out in to fight for freedom.
- Henrik Ibsen

October 31st, 2014

triskaidekaphobia

An abnormal fear of the number thirteen.

October 30th, 2014

QOTD – 30.10.14

Thank you for sending me a copy of your book. I’ll waste no time reading it.
- Moses Hadas

October 30th, 2014

pickthank

A flatterer, somebody who seeks someone’s favour.

October 29th, 2014

QOTD – 29.10.14

Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you’ll start to see a big difference in your life.
- Yoko Ono

October 29th, 2014

blackjack

A truncheon of leather-covered lead with a flexible shaft.

October 28th, 2014

QOTD – 28.10.14

It’s innocence when it charms us, ignorance when it doesn’t.
- Mignon McLaughlin

October 28th, 2014

kilderkin

An obsolete unit of liquid capacity equal to 16 or 18 Imperial gallons.

October 27th, 2014

QOTD – 27.10.14

When I die, I hope to go to Heaven, whatever the Hell that is.
- Ayn Rand

October 27th, 2014

kakistocracy

A government by the least able or worst citizens.