Tea Leaves Quotes by John Steakley, Christopher Michael Cillizza, Nikita Khrushchev, Soren Kierkegaard, Kelly Link, Christine Lagarde and many others.
Mythology is about Good VS Evil, is it not? We can pretend runes and astrology and reading tea leaves…But to whom do we pray when we are terrified? Carl Sagan’s essays?
Of course, with the last ads shipped and the last polls conducted, there’ВЂВ™s not much to do but try to read the tea leaves. And from what Democrats are seeing, it doesn’t look good. At all.
They pay little attention to what we say and prefer to read tea leaves.
About as genuine as tea made from a bit of paper which once lay in a drawer beside another piece of paper which had been used to wrap up a few tea leaves from which tea had already been made three times.
Remember, when you donвЂ™t know what to do, it never hurts to play Scrabble. ItвЂ™s like reading the I Ching or tea leaves.
I’m not in the business of reading tea leaves. I don’t have a crystal ball.
Historically, very few discoveries were made out of thin air. Most of the greatest insights depended upon the intellectual ecology in which the scientists lived. A certain critical mass of “new findings” occurred, and bright people all over the world found out about it, and several read the tea leaves the same way.
Methods for predicting the future: 1) read horoscopes, tea leaves, tarot cards, or crystal balls . . . collectively known as “nutty methods;” 2) put well-researched facts into sophisticated computer . . . commonly referred to as “a complete waste of time.”
A great idea should always be left to steep like loose tea leaves in a teapot for a while to make sure that the tea will be strong enough and that the idea truly is a great one.
From now on, I don’t care if my tea leaves spell ‘Die, Ron, Die,’ I’m chucking them in the bin where they belong.
I grew up with tarot cards and the reading of tea leaves.