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18 Feb 2007, 12:09 pm

"Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree."
-Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.



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18 Feb 2007, 8:10 pm

"If you can't fry it, spray-paint it gold."


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"Nothing worth having is easy."

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18 Feb 2007, 8:21 pm

One murder makes a villain, millions a hero.
-Beilby Porteus, Death, A Poem


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"The cordial quality of pear or plum
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19 Feb 2007, 7:12 am

Men have a much better time of it than women; for one thing, they marry later; for another thing they die earlier.
-H. L. Mencken (1880 - 1956)


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19 Feb 2007, 11:35 am

Fortune favours the brave.



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19 Feb 2007, 1:26 pm

What torture, this life in society! Often someone is obliging enough to offer me a light, and in order to oblige him I have to fish a cigarette out of my pocket.
-Karl Kraus (1874 - 1936)


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20 Feb 2007, 7:17 am

It takes a wonderful brain and exquisite senses to produce a few stupid ideas.
-George Santayana (1863 - 1952)


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20 Feb 2007, 11:47 am

Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors for you where there were only walls. ~

Joseph Campbell



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20 Feb 2007, 3:59 pm

"The soldier, above all other people, prays for peace, for he must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war."
-General Douglas MacArthur at U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York on May 12, 1962



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20 Feb 2007, 4:29 pm

"When I was a kid, I used to pray for God to give me a bicycle. Then I realized that God doesn't work that way. So I stole a bike and prayed for forgiveness instead."

"Then I thought, 'Wait. What would Jesus do?' So I lit a fire and sent him to h#! !."


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24 Feb 2007, 7:07 am

I do not know what I may appear to the world; but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea shore and diverting himself and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary while the greater ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.
Ashley Montagu


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24 Feb 2007, 2:56 pm

If at first you don't suceed.....perseverate. - My avatar ;^)

"Just because I cannot do everything does not give me the right to do nothing." - Amish Wisdom


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25 Feb 2007, 6:37 am

He who has not a good memory should never take upon himself the trade of lying.
-Michel de Montaigne (1533 - 1592)


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25 Feb 2007, 9:19 am

It is a very sad thing to have sight but no vision - Hellen Keller


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25 Feb 2007, 10:57 am

"In for a penny, in for a pound."