July 31, 2011 Filed in: Movies | Tourist | Los Angeles
"Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul."
July 30, 2011 Filed in: Tourist | Los Angeles
“In Beverly Hills... they don't throw their garbage away. They make it into television shows.”
July 29, 2011 Filed in: CrossFit | Los Angeles
"Be patient. Your fitness level is something that is going to generally take a long time to get to where you think you want it. And when you are there, you will want it higher. Don’t define yourself by your numbers and your times. Define yourself by who you are and what you are about. CrossFit is something that you do, it is not who you are. That can help keep things in good perspective."
--Chris Spealler Read More...
July 28, 2011 Filed in: CrossFit
"I came to get down, I came to get down,
So get out your seats and jump around"
--House of Pain, Jump Around
July 27, 2011 Filed in: Food
“The rich would have to eat money if the poor did not provide food.”
July 26, 2011 Filed in: 7x7 | Food
"Have a mouth as sharp as a dagger, but a heart as soft as tofu."
July 25, 2011 Filed in: San Francisco
"There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats."
--Kenneth Grahame, Scottish novelist
July 24, 2011 Filed in: Food | Cooking
"Ah, will you look at this ah? The boys of Queens are in the market for some brisket!"
--Ari Gold (as played by Jeremy Piven), from the Entourage episode Return of the King
July 23, 2011 Filed in: Life
"What we call real estate - the solid ground to build a house on - is the broad foundation on which nearly all the guilt of this world rests."
July 22, 2011 Filed in: AFI100 | Movies
"A relationship, I think, is like a shark. You know? It has to constantly move forward or it dies. And I think what we got on our hands is a dead shark."
--Alvy Singer (as played by Woody Allen)
July 21, 2011 Filed in: 7x7 | Food
"The fine arts are five in number, namely: painting, sculpture, poetry, music, and architecture, the principal branch of the latter being pastry."
July 20, 2011 Filed in: CrossFit
"That is a babe. She makes me feel kinda funny, like when we used to climb the rope in gym class."
--Garth Algar (as played by Dana Carvey in 1992's Wayne's World)
July 19, 2011 Filed in: Personal
"God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change,
Courage to change the things I can,
And wisdom to know the difference."
--The Serenity Prayer Read More...
July 18, 2011 Filed in: San Francisco | Giants
"Every time I look at my pocketbook, I see Jackie Robinson."
July 17, 2011 Filed in: Cooking | Food
“With the Chemex, even a moron can make good coffee.”
--Dr. Peter Schlumbohm, PhD (inventor of the Chemex Coffeemaker)
July 16, 2011 Filed in: Food
“Grilling, broiling, barbecuing - whatever you want to call it - is an art, not just a matter of building a pyre and throwing on a piece of meat as a sacrifice to the gods of the stomach.”
July 15, 2011 Filed in: San Francisco
"It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing."
--Duke Ellington (lyrics by Irving Mills)
July 14, 2011 Filed in: Art | Life
"If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all."
July 13, 2011 Filed in: CrossFit | Strongman
"The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones."
July 12, 2011 Filed in: Food | Cooking
"I make myself pizza if it comes down to that drastic measurement."
July 11, 2011 Filed in: Movies | AFI100
"Well I ain't sorry for you no more, ya crazy, psalm-singing, skinny old maid!"
--Charlie Allnut as played by Humphrey Bogart
July 10, 2011 Filed in: CrossFit
"The CrossFit prescription is 'constantly varied, functional movements executed at high intensity.'"
--Greg Glassman Read More...
July 09, 2011 Filed in: Life
"Happiness isn't happiness unless there's a violin-playing goat."
July 08, 2011 Filed in: Crafts
"Thank heaven for little girls
for little girls get bigger every day!
Thank heaven for little girls
they grow up in the most delightful way!"
July 07, 2011 Filed in: AFI100 | Movies
"Does that mean you play that very fast music... jazz?"
"Yeah. Real hot."
"l guess some like it hot."
July 06, 2011 Filed in: CrossFit | Strongman
"With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. "
July 05, 2011 Filed in: Presidio
"It often happens that a man is more humanely related to a cat or dog than to any human being.
" --Henry David Thoreau Read More...
July 04, 2011 Filed in: Life
"A new baby is like the beginning of all things - wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities."
--Eda J. LeShan
July 04, 2011 Filed in: Food | Cooking
"Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly."
July 03, 2011 Filed in: Music
"For me, music and life are all about style."
July 02, 2011 Filed in: Food | 7x7 | Eating
"The food in Europe is pretty disappointing. I like fried chicken. But other than that Europe is great."
July 01, 2011 Filed in: Food | Eating
"Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them a pleasure as well as a necessity." --Voltaire