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

5 comments:

Dean said...

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

Captain - Special Duty Cryptology said...

Dean,

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.
-RH

Dean said...

If you have a scanner, several sites (I used yourfonts.com, 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...