“This is either madness…or brilliance.” ~Will Turner to Jack Sparrow.
“It’s remarkable how often those two traits coincide.” ~Captain Jack Sparrow
One of the best quotes from a movie. Ever.
July 6, 2012 | Categories: Blogging, Writing | Tags: Captain Jack Sparrow, Caribbean, History, Jack Sparrow, Johnny Depp, laney mcmann, Pirates of the Caribbean, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Quotes, Will Turner | Leave a comment
“One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person -perhaps someone dead for thousands of years. Across the millenia, the author is speaking, clearly and silently, inside your head, directly to you. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people, citizens of distant epochs, who never knew one another. Books break the shackles of time.”
- Carl Sagan on Books (brainpickings.org)
- corygodbey: Carl Sagan. “The beauty of a living thing is not… (drawn.ca)
- “Look again at that dot.” – Carl Sagan and Perspective (moonlightenedshelves.wordpress.com)
June 29, 2012 | Categories: Author, Blogging, Inspiration, Quotes, Writing | Tags: Astronomy, Author, Book Writing, Carl Sagan, Cosmos, Demon Haunted World, History, Inspiration, laney mcmann, NASA, Pale Blue Dot, People, Writers Resources | Leave a comment
Have a Wonderful Saint Patrick’s Day.
(All photos belong to me.)
March 17, 2012 | Categories: Author, Blogging, Inspiration, Life, Random, Travel, Writing | Tags: Classroom, Graphics, History, Holidays, Ireland, laney mcmann, Patrick, Saint Patrick, Saint Patrick's Day, St Patrick's Day | 4 Comments