Friday Wisdom – Taxes

A fine is a tax for doing wrong.

A tax is a fine for doing well.

More wisdom next week,


About Andrew Reynolds

Born in California Did the school thing studying electronics, computers, release engineering and literary criticism. I worked in the high tech world doing software release engineering and am now retired. Then I got prostate cancer. Now I am a blogger and work in my wood shop doing scroll saw work and marquetry.
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31 Responses to Friday Wisdom – Taxes

  1. mitchteemley says:

    What if we’re doing fine, but find it taxing? (Btw, funny, Andrew!)

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  2. I love your simple wisdom. You get right down to the heart of it.

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  4. This is a great one. I read it to the hubs, and he asked me to forward it to him. High praise indeed.

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  5. Well, isn’t that the truth? I do enjoy your Friday Wisdoms. 🙂

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  6. Ha! Well done, Andrew! (You can expect your tax bill for that shortly.) 😉

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  7. CJ Hartwell says:

    I’ll take this in a size small t-shirt, a coffee mug, and a framed picture. Thanks!

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  8. Florence Russell says:

    How do you come up with these?! This is brilliant. Are you a closet navel gazer?

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    • I do my share of ‘meditating.’ Some of these are things my father said, some I think up and a few I steal. This one overheard in a bar in my wilder, younger days.


  9. dorannrule says:

    Clever man!

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  10. When theory meets reality, boom!

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  11. When you’re doing well everyone wants to be your partner! Especially the Government.

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  12. Debra says:

    This is a cringe-worthy sentiment! You have called it perfectly!

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  13. Allan G. Smorra says:

    This is wonderful food-for-thought, Andrew.

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