June 13, 2015

No object is mysterious. The mystery is your eye.
Elizabeth Bowen

"Why, all we have is cotton and slaves and arrogance."
— Rhett Butler (Clark Gamle), Gone with the Wind (1939)

Actually I don't remember being born, it must have happened during one of my black outs.
Jim Morrison

(SALLY FIELD) (part 4 of 5)
  • Best known by the public for her starring roles as Sister Bertrille on The Flying Nun (1967) and as Nora Walker on Brothers & Sisters (2006). Is a staunch Democrat.
  • Good friends with Jeff Bridges, Tom Hanks, Dom DeLuise, Burt Reynolds, Shirley MacLaine, Tom Skerritt, Michael Caine, Hal Needham, Mark Harmon, Mason Adams, Michael J. Fox and Lane Smith.
  • Moved into a new apartment in a prestigious but very low-key building on Horatio St in Manhattan's Greenwich Village. [July 2012]
  • Field was awarded a 2012 Human Rights Campaign Ally for Equality award for her advocacy for gay rights issues. The award was presented by her youngest son, Sam Greisman, who is openly gay.
  • Gave birth to her first child at age 23, a son, Peter Craig, on November 10, 1969. Child's father is her first husband, Steven Craig.
  • Gave birth at age 25 to her second child, a son, Elijah M. Craig (aka Eli Craig), on May 25, 1972. Child's father is her first husband, Steven Craig.
  • Gave birth at age 41 to her third child, a son, Samuel Greisman, on December 2, 1987. Child's father is her second husband, Alan Greisman.
  • Is honored by the Palm Springs International Film Festival with its Career Achievement Award on January 5, 2013.

  • And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
    Abraham Lincoln

  • Certain frogs can be frozen solid then thawed, and continue living.
  • 55.1% of all US prisoners are in prison for drug offenses.
  • Hawaii is the only coffee producing state.
  • The first McDonald’s restaurant in Canada was in Richmond, British Columbia.
  • Albert Einstein and Charles Darwin both married their first cousins

  • There was a wise king who had two sons. He wanted to make sure his two sons would not fight over his fortune when he was gone. What did the king write in his will to ensure his two sons would split up his fortune fairly?

    I think that God in creating Man somewhat overestimated his ability.

    “All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.”

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