Friday, June 4, 2010

Unfailing index

“A man’s penmanship is an unfailing index of his character, moral and mental, and a criterion by which to judge his peculiarities of taste and sentiments.

Lord Philip Stanhope


Dean said...

Uh oh. Some of us are in big trouble in the eyes of Lord Stanhope.

Captain - Special Duty Cryptology said...


You get a waiver. But I am offering you a seat in my next penmanship class.

Anonymous said...

Penmanship, eh? Sounds like Lord Stanhope came up a bit short in the Freudian department.

Rotorhead said...

Yeah, sad. I was signing good conduct award certificates yesterday, and my YN asked "did you take a class in calligraphy?". No one writes - like with a pen - anymore.

Dean said...

If you have a scanner, several sites (I used, which creates font files compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux systems) will to generate fonts based on samples of your handwriting.

I called mine:
"nj public schools agony"

Obviously it only works on those machines its installed on...