Quotations About / On: JANUARY
January, month of empty pockets!... Let us endure this evil month, anxious as a theatrical producer's forehead.
(Colette [Sidonie Gabrielle Colette] (1873-1954), French author. repr. In Journey for Myself (1971). "Empty Pockets," Quatre Saisons (1928).)
October. This is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks in. The others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, December, August, and February.
(Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835-1910), U.S. author. "Pudd'nhead Wilson's Calendar," ch. 13, Pudd'nhead Wilson (1894).)