Thursday May 23rd 2013
- The measurement of my finger from the tip to the first joint is 1 inch…depth for planting peas.
- The measurement to the second joint is 2 inches…depth for corn.
- Return borrowed things in better shape than when you borrowed them.
- There are two types of trouble…one is the trouble you knowingly walk into, the other is trouble that just happens…it’s important to know the difference.
- Walk softly but carry a big stick.
- …if you have to use said stick, make sure who you use it on, doesn’t get up.
- Grits is good.
- Foul language is a sign of a limited vocabulary
- Orion, the Big and Little Dippers.
- Everyone is a friend until proven otherwise.
- Tabasco won’t kill you even if you eat it by the spoonful.
- Don’t watch the clock when you’re at work.
- Fish can see you if you look over the side of the boat.
- Fish can hear you if you talk to loud.
- Respect the elders.
- Never go to bed angry.
- That which does not kill you will hurt like the dickens, but it will make you stronger.
- Family is the most important thing on earth.
- How to play the guitar, spoons, mouth harp, and water filled bottles.
- The true meaning of “Self Made Man”
- If you don’t know something, go to the library and learn it.
- The phrases “I don’t know,” “I forgot,” or “I tried (and failed)” are excuses.
- There is a difference between an excuse and a reason, know the difference.
- Take care of your appearance… even if it is just a t-shirt and jeans.
- The world can change everything about you, except your point of view… unless you allow it to.
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