Every day, every birthday candle I blow out, every penny I throw over my shoulder in a wishing well, every time my daughter says "Let's make a wish on a star," there is one thing I wish for: wisdom.
You've spent every Penny going out for adventures, and you expect the people back home to be your safety net. I know that, but again and again I get restless, and I need to just sell everything and take off, and I tell myself that I won't rely on people to catch me afterwards, but of course, they're always there, and they always catch me, because they love me whether I'm stupid or not.joey comeau
"Bourguiba is terribly awkward, but he said what most of us believe. The Egyptians take millions from the Communists and have the nerve to call us lackeys for accepting a Penny from America." Nasser's Cairo radio on Bourguiba- "the same destiny as Nuri as-Said," (the iraqi premier who was assasinated)habib bourguiba
Not a Penny off the pay; not a second on the day.
Commentors to the Blog suggested Nick should take the Independent for every Penny...eddie mair
I've already given you the answer on this subject, I have told you that I pay whatever tax I am required to pay under the law, not a Penny more, not a Penny less, and the suggestion that I am trying to evade tax, which is what you're putting forward, I find highly offensive and I don't intend to cooperate with you in the blackening of my character.Kerry Packer
This I did to prevent expences, for ... a Penny sav'd, is a Penny got.edward ravenscroft
A Penny for the Old Guy
As long as learning is connected with earning, as long as certain jobs can only be reached through exams, so long must we take the examination system seriously. If another ladder to employment was contrived, much so-called education would disappear, and no one be a Penny the stupider.e. m. forster
By the same proportion that a Penny saved is a Penny gained, the preserver of books is a Mate for the Compiler of them.thomas fuller
Without your love It's a honky-tonk parade Without your love It's a melody played in a Penny arcade. It's a Barnum and Bailey world Just as phony as it can be But it wouldn't be make-believe If you believed in me.yip harburg
Whenever you're called on to make up your mind, and you're hampered by not having any, the best way to solve the dilemma, you'll find, is simply by spinning a Penny. No not so that chance shall decide the affair while you're passively standing there moping; but the moment the Penny is up in the air, you suddenly know what you're hopingpiet hein
We are not asking for a Penny piece of Community money for Britain. What we are asking is for a very large amount of our own money back, over and above what we contribute to the Community, which is covered by our receipts from the Community.margaret thatcher
If a workman can conveniently spare those three halfpence, he buys a pot of porter. If he cannot, he contents himself with a pint, and, as a Penny saved is a Penny got, he thus gains a farthing by his temperance.
Can it be maintained that a person of any education can learn anything worth knowing from a Penny paper? It may be said that people may learn what is said in Parliament. Well, will that contribute to their education?
O, the charity of a Penny cord! it sums up thousands in a trice.
By my Penny of observation.
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