Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository.

Today is
Tuesday, August 4, 2015,
the 215th day of the year.

quote of the day:

Response a woman who had written a letter asking for "a sentiment and an autograph":

Madam, when you ask from another that which is of interest only to yourself, always enclose a stamp. There’s your sentiment, and here’s your autograph.

President Abraham Lincoln
1809-1865

happy birthday:

Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792 — 1822).

British poet.
Horsham, England.