Jessica Bibbee

Archive for February, 2010|Monthly archive page

20100225

In aphorism, proverb on 20100225 at 23:16

An apple’s flesh lies behind an apple’s peel.

A rebel is a leader shunned; a leader is a rebel won.

A wick of dynamite unlit is still a stick of dynamite in wait.

Vanity is a hair shy of humility.

Where a hitch is hooked is a trailor in tow.

20100220

In aphorism, proverb on 20100220 at 15:25

Accept. Appreciate. Compliment. Support.

A judge is but a gavel-handed hypocrite.

Underestimating leads to overlooking.

To define success absolutely is to ensure absolute failure.

Who governs with a heavy hand bears its burden.

Where a garment conceals, in absence it reveals.

The hand to seize is not free to receive.

20100214

In aphorism, proverb on 20100214 at 13:22

Worry darns the holes of socks yet worn and scrubs the stains of trousers yet soiled.

Worry makes the weary.

20100212

In aphorism, proverb on 20100212 at 12:50

Raindrops are clouds pushed through a sieve.

20100211

In aphorism, poetry, proverb on 20100211 at 12:34

The fool mistake being critical for thinking critically.

The slow turtle delights in that he is not a cooked turtle.

《harmony》
A single face outward,
who to betray?
None, but the inner.

20100207

In aphorism, proverb on 20100207 at 12:33

Where treasure is found, so is tragedy hidden.

20100206

In aphorism, proverb on 20100206 at 12:30

The frugal save a cent where the stingy pinch a penny.

It is possible to take orders and also to give orders without the least bit of self-direction.

A mountain rises not without leaving a valley.

20100205

In aphorism, proverb on 20100205 at 12:26

Of naïveté, does one temper into wisdom or harden into ignorance.

20100204

In poetry, rumination on 20100204 at 12:26

《the ostrich》
You of fools,
Who deny the truth
Think it negates the truth…
Only and ever, a fool, to confirm.

20100203

In aphorism, proverb on 20100203 at 12:17

The best things to give can be given even when the hands have nothing left to give.