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Post by Aevum » Fri Jan 29, 2010 4:44 am

I'm scared of dying, just I don't want to be there when it happens!

- Woody Allen

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Post by Aevum » Fri Jan 29, 2010 3:01 pm

Truth is the only safe ground to stand on.

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Post by npap » Fri Jan 29, 2010 4:57 pm

The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie -- deliberate, contrived and dishonest -- but the myth -- persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.

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Post by Aevum » Fri Jan 29, 2010 6:13 pm

Never forgive your enemies. Nothing annoys them more than that.

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Post by npap » Sun Jan 31, 2010 12:46 pm

"They deem him their worst enemy who tells them the truth."
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Post by Aevum » Sun Jan 31, 2010 12:55 pm

Did you ever walk into a room and forget why you walked in? I think that's how dogs spend their lives.
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Post by Aevum » Sun Jan 31, 2010 3:54 pm

Blow, blow, thou winter wind
Thou art not so unkind,
As man's ingratitude.

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Post by rob2uk » Sun Jan 31, 2010 4:44 pm

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Post by Aevum » Sun Jan 31, 2010 6:46 pm

Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please.
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Post by blogger » Fri Feb 05, 2010 3:00 pm

Money is the means to an end.
And if money is the means,
and the end justifies the means,
then money justifies our end.
:lol:

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Post by FedoraRefugee » Fri Feb 05, 2010 3:06 pm

Does the end justify the means? :?:

(My answer: I think not.) :D

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Post by Aevum » Fri Feb 05, 2010 5:38 pm

FedoraRefugee wrote:Does the end justify the means? :?:
This was Machiavelli wasn't he?

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Post by npap » Mon Feb 08, 2010 3:25 pm

Money costs too much.
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Post by FedoraRefugee » Mon Feb 08, 2010 4:19 pm

Our power does not know liberty or justice. It is established on the destruction of the individual will.
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Post by Aevum » Tue Feb 09, 2010 3:53 pm

Stop smoking is so easy! I've done that so many times already!

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Re: GREAT MEN'S QUOTES

Post by monkeyboy » Tue Feb 09, 2010 4:04 pm

“Remember, always give your best. Never get discouraged. Never be petty. Always remember, others may hate you. But those who hate you don't win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself.” Richard M. Nixon

"Just remember, not all great men are good men." Allison Heart
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If you can't make something better, adapt
If you can't do either ball your panties up and cry.

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Post by Aevum » Tue Feb 09, 2010 7:38 pm

Tired of lying in the sunshine
Staying home to watch the rain
You are young and life is long
And there is time to kill today

And then the one day you find
Ten years have got behind you
No one told you when to run
You missed the starting gun
Pink Floyd - Time

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Re: GREAT MEN'S QUOTES

Post by FedoraRefugee » Tue Feb 09, 2010 7:44 pm

Aevum wrote:
Tired of lying in the sunshine
Staying home to watch the rain
You are young and life is long
And there is time to kill today

And then the one day you find
Ten years have got behind you
No one told you when to run
You missed the starting gun
Pink Floyd - Time
Those are my favorite lyrics of all time. :D

And you run and you run
to catch up with the sun
but it's sinking
and racing around to come up behind you again
the sun is the same in a relative way but you're older
shorter of breath
and one day closer to death

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Re: GREAT MEN'S QUOTES

Post by Aevum » Tue Feb 09, 2010 7:55 pm

Oh yeah, indeed they are. Never listened to such a great band as Pink Floyd was!

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Re: GREAT MEN'S QUOTES

Post by blogger » Thu Feb 11, 2010 6:53 am

A high speed train with faulty brakes is just like the free economy. It will sooner or later crash. :lol:
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