In Gaffney, we have our own brand of diplomacy. Shake with your right hand but hold a rock in your left.
Avoid wars you can’t win and never raise your flag for an asinine cause like slavery.
And I remember feeling so sad so angry. It seemed so unfair. I started to cry and my daddy picked me up and he wrapped his arms around me and he said, ‘Don’t be sad, sweetheart. He made the world a better place but sometimes that comes at a price.
If we never did anything we shouldn’t do, we’d never feel good about doing the things we should.
When you’ve been in the wasteland as long as I have, you become immune to flattery.
Appeal to the heart, not the brain.
I used to be on the edge of the frame. Now, I’m only three feet away.