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Quotes of the Day for 22 August 2001 – Kiss

By chance, I discovered that the word Kiss had only appeared one time in Quotes of the Day this year. Better late than never, here's my attempt at making up to the romantics reading here.

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The quotes:

A kiss can be a comma, a question mark or an exclamation point. That's the basic spelling that every woman ought to know.
     - Mistinguette

The sound of a kiss is not so loud as that of a cannon, but its echo lasts a great deal longer.
     - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Jack was out kissing babies while I was out passing bills. Someone had to tend the store.
     - Lyndon Baines Johnson

The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - the little, soon forgotten charities of a kiss or a smile, a kind look or heartfelt compliment.
     - Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 1772 - 1834

There are two things that are more difficult than making an after-dinner speech: climbing a wall which is leaning toward you and kissing a girl who is leaning away from you.
     - Sir Winston Churchill, 1874 - 1965

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