Things My Mother Told Me …

For more of the wit and wisdom of Lottie Mae Shaw Odom (1910-1971), click on the image above and follow the DYSTENIUM Online Community Blog.

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Things My Mother Told Me …

For more of the wit and wisdom of Lottie Mae Shaw Odom (1910-1971), click on the image above and follow the DYSTENIUM Online Community Blog.

Things My Mother Told Me About Being Uptight

See that guy over there? He’s as tight as Dick’s hatband. You know how tight that was?
It broke.

Things My Mother Told Me About The True Nature Of Real Beauty


Beauty’s only skin deep
Ugly’s to the bone
When old beauty fades away
Ugly holds its own

Things My Mother Told Me About Telling The Truth

Do the surprising thing. Do the unexpected thing. Tell the truth.

Things My Mother Told Me About Mean People

Some people don’t have hearts. They have seed warts on their livers.

Things My Mother Told Me About The Relative Importance Of Mouths, Ears And Brains

God gave you two ears and one mouth. That should tell you something. God also made your brain bigger than your ears and mouth put together. That should tell you something, too.