Posts Tagged 'John Updike'

Cryptoquote Spoiler – 04/22/17

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Rain is grace; rain is the sky condescending to the earth; without rain, there would be no life.”   —   John Updike

(A very appropriate Earth Day quote!  Be well and do good friends . . . of the earth!)   —   YUR

Cryptoquote Spoiler – 04/11/16

John Updike liked being on the show and tried ...

John Updike liked being on the show and tried not to laugh in the recording. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Dreams come true; without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them.”   —   John Updike

(Certain dreams, sure.  But some dreams are better left unrealized.  You know.  Be careful what you wish for.  You just might get it!  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

Cryptoquote Spoiler – 04/06/16

A caricature of John Updike from The New York ...

A caricature of John Updike from The New York Review of Books by David Levine, who drew Updike several times. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about doing it right, or better.”   —   John Updike

(Somehow . . . this appears to be the first Updike quote, since I’ve been posting these spoilers.  Interesting.  I looked at the name without the P and K for a few seconds, and drew a blank.  I was thinking the long U sound, as in Ubanks or Udall, so it threw me a little.  I felt silly when it came to me.  Be well . . . be creative and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

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