Welcome to Illinois!
An insight into the Illinois state symbols


This is for those who live or have lived in Illinois, those who have visited or
 just driven thru Illinois, and for those of you who some day would like to
visit Illinois. Our 2 seasons are winter and construction...

State Animal

The Barrier Horse

State Historical Marker


State Mineral


State Flag / State Statue


State Motto


State Tree


State Joe-k


The Texan Prayer: “I have learned to be content in whatever state I am in.”

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What a piece of work is man! - William Shakespeare

As welcome as a skunk at a lawn party. - Proverb

Problems are the normal state of life. - Charlie Jones

Work is the curse of the drinking class. - Oscar Wilde

Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair. - Edmund Burke

Ingenuity, plus courage, plus work, equals miracles. - Bob Richards

As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Many people quit looking for work when they find a job. - Steven Wright

McEnroe has got to sit down and work out where he stands. - Fred Perry

A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament. - Oscar Wilde

I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. - Thomas Jefferson

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love. - David McCullough

He who walks in the middle of the road gets hit from both sides. - George P. Schultz

A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. - Jean de La Fontaine

There is time for work. And time for love. That leaves no other time. - Coco Chanel

It doesn't work to leap a twenty-foot chasm in two ten-foot jumps. - Proverb

If dandelions were hard to grow, they would be most welcome on any lawn. - Andrew V. Mason

My life is full of mistakes. They're like pebbles that make a good road. - Beatrice Wood

The way to make a film is to begin with an earthquake and work up to a climax. - Cecil B. DeMille

Basically, I no longer work for anything but the sensation I have while working. - Albert Giacometti

But blind to former as to future fate, what mortal knows his pre-existent state? - Alexander Pope

If you want to be the person you ought to be, you've got to welcome competition. - Unknown

Why endeavor to straighten the road of life? The faster we travel, the less there is to see. - Helen Hayes

There's nothing you've ever been successful at that you didn't work on every day. - Will Smith

The romantic idealism of my youth has been replaced with realism and hard work at what I love. - Monique Roffey

Transparency, honesty, kindness, good stewardship, even humor, work in businesses at all times. - John Gerzema

No guest is so welcome in a friend's house that he will not become a nuisance after three days. - Plautus

He who would arrive at the appointed end must follow a single road and not wander through many ways. - Seneca

I am an expert of electricity. My father occupied the chair of applied electricity at the state prison. - WC Fields

Too often, people get stuck in a state of over-thinking, the result is that they never reach a decision. - Steve Backley

Every road you take has a destination. What road are you on and will it take you where you really want to go? - Unknown

A great accomplishment shouldn't be the end of the road, just the starting point for the next leap forward. - Harvey Mackay

A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road. - Henry Ward Beecher

I thank the Lord I no longer have to go to work. I just get out of bed in the morning, and there it is - all around me. - Unknown

Adversity is the state in which man mostly easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then. - John Wooden

NASA scientists have been studying giraffe skin so they can apply what they learn from it to the construction of spacesuits. - Joanna Lumley

Mr. Gorbachev has apparently stumbled onto one of the best-kept secrets in recent Soviet history: Communism doesn't work. - Frank Zappa

Delegating doesn't mean passing off work you don't enjoy, but letting your employees stretch their skills and judgment. - Harvey Mackay

God is dead: but considering the state the species Man is in, there will perhaps be caves, for ages yet, in which his shadow will be shown. - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

I'm always tinkering with something - suddenly I'll think I can work with wood, but then I'll realize I can't, so I go back to sewing. - Melissa McCarthy


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New Illinois License Plate

 

Reaching The Ocean

Mexican Starfish

Mr. Tea

Spilled Milk

3D Bankrupty

Exhaust Condensation Reducer

Keet

Eat More Greens

Resting Bird

Car Seat Painting

Legal Disclosure

Bucket Nap

Double Vision

Car Moochanic

Humpback Kayak

Odor Detector

Braillik's Cube

Walking Tree

Pa Loves Women

Road Hugging Tire
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23-May-2018