Posted by: mew | October 28, 2009

the circus hasn’t even packed up the tent yet

“I happen to feel that the degree of a person’s intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting attitudes she can bring to bear on the same topic.”

— Lisa Alther

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Just a comforting thought as I peruse my conflicted rant about quitting smoking, written late last night.  (See last post below.)

Here’s another one:

“Just ’cause you got the monkey off your back doesn’t mean the circus has left town.”

— George Carlin

No, it most decidedly doesn’t.  In fact, I think a show’s just starting…



  1. That’s a GREAT quote! Good luck with that, I stopped cold turkey after a serious bout of the flu, I mean SERIOUS but even though I may still want a smoke (from time to time), I just let it pass and it actually does!

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