“When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.”
(Quand il s’agit d’argent, tout le monde est de la même religion.)
~ Letter to Mme. d’Épinal, Ferney (1760-12-26) from Oeuvres Complètes de Voltaire: Correspondance (Garnier frères, Paris, 1881), vol. IX, letter # 4390
“If you’re going through hell, keep going.”
~ Winston Churchill
Though I cannot flee
from the world of corruption,
I can prepare tea
with water from a mountain stream
And put my heart to rest.
~ Ueda Akinari (1734-1809)
“Your Smiling Face” was released in 1991 by The Oddfellows. It starred the late Bonnie Hicks, model and writer of the book, ‘Excuse Me, Are You A Model?, who died at age 29 on 1997 when SilkAir Flight 185 crashed.