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MasterPoppy wrote:
When all else fails...duct tape

~Every single man ever in existence when posed a perplex problem
Don't diss the duct tape, it saved the crew of Apollo 13. ;)

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Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.

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unzip; strip; touch; finger; mount; fsck; more; yes; unmount; sleep” – my daily unix command list

Read more: http://www.quotesquotations.com/famous/ ... z0ymsZBE4x
now this is what real MEN do :D :D
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Old Marcus wrote:Don't diss the duct tape, it saved the crew of Apollo 13. ;)
If you can't fix it with duct tape, you aren't using enough.
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In reality, you only need 2 items in your 'around the house' toolbox.

Duct Tape and WD-40

If it moves and it shouldn't -- use Duct Tape
If it should move but, it doesn't -- use the WD-40

:lol: works for me
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The more things a man is ashamed of, the more respectable he is.

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"I don't know if he throws a spitball, but he sure spits on the ball." Casey Stengal "In theory there's no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is." Yogi Berra
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Just 1 question: does topic name means this about man's quotes only or men like people?
Because I know some very clever women also :idea:

...much cleverer than some men... :wink:
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Elisa wrote:Just 1 question: does topic name means this about man's quotes only or men like people?
Because I know some very clever women also :idea:

...much cleverer than some men... :wink:
A very significant comment, Elisa. :)
I hope that the new heading for the topic will correct our omission.

A belated welcome to the Mint forum too. :)
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PS Here's a source of quotes by great women:

http://www.wendy.com/women/quotations.html
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“Confidence: The feeling you have just before you understand the situation.”
Not too sure where it originated from.
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"If everyone is thinking alike, then somebody isn't thinking." --George S. Patton
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jameserics wrote:It is really a good task carried out by yours. I would like to join and contribute to that. But this will consume time. Hope you are agree with that. It is a perfect information that clears all my doubts and gives a clear idea regarding that. It is really advantageous for me.I would definably take the benefit of it.
I have no idea what you said . . . ?? :lol:
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vrkalak wrote:
jameserics wrote:It is really a good task carried out by yours. I would like to join and contribute to that. But this will consume time. Hope you are agree with that. It is a perfect information that clears all my doubts and gives a clear idea regarding that. It is really advantageous for me.I would definably take the benefit of it.
I have no idea what you said . . . ?? :lol:
:lol: :lol:
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Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind

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Hi,

Here is one -

"He excelled at doing nothing, and called it happiness"

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All men by nature desire knowledge.
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Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being the greatest of all; too much cleverness and too much learning, accompanied with ill bringing-up, are far more fatal.
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Some more quotes : A man can be short and dumpy and getting bald but if he has fire, women will like him.
My theory is that men are no more liberated than women.
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