Saturday, August 7, 2010

Meandering around the lake . . .

Today is the birthday of Gary Edward "Garrison" Keillor (born August 7, 1942), author, storyteller, humorist, and radio personality. He is best known as host of the Minnesota Public Radio show A Prairie Home Companion.

"Sometimes you have to look reality in the eye, and deny it." - Garrison Keillor

"Some luck lies in not getting what you thought you wanted but getting what you have, which once you have got it you may be smart enough to see is what you would have wanted had you known." - Garrison Keillor

"They say such nice things about people at their funerals that it makes me sad that I'm going to miss mine by just a few days." - Garrison Keillor

"Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a purpose." - Garrison Keillor

"It's a shallow life that doesn't give a person a few scars." - Garrison Keillor

"A book is a gift you can open again and again." - Garrison Keillor

""I've seen the truth, and it makes no sense." - Garrison Keillor

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