Interesting Quotes
Level 6

Since: Dec 12

Yes, I'm an Atheist.

#8384 Apr 5, 2013
"Character develops itself in the stream of life."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Spring is here, ”

Level 7

Since: Sep 06

next comes summer! Yippee!!

#8385 Apr 5, 2013
“You can't let praise or criticism get to you. It's a weakness to get caught up in either one.”
― John Wooden

“Spring is here, ”

Level 7

Since: Sep 06

next comes summer! Yippee!!

#8386 Apr 5, 2013
“Gossip is just a tool to distract people who have nothing better to do from feeling jealous of those few of us still remaining with noble hearts.”
― Anna Godbersen, Splendor
Level 6

Since: Dec 12

Yes, I'm an Atheist.

#8387 Apr 5, 2013
"When I listen to Radio 1 and hear five different tracks in a row using old disco samples, well that's plagiarism, that's taking other people's music."

Jay Kay

“TEXAS ... SECEDE”

Since: Feb 08

REPUBLIC OF TEXAS

#8388 Apr 5, 2013
"The earth has music for those who listen" ~ William Shakespeare ...

“frequently laughing”

Level 8

Since: Apr 09

Hotel California

#8389 Apr 5, 2013
Camilla wrote:
<quoted text>
That's true as a general rule; sometimes though, they are dangled from out of nowhere -
And then..........to bite, or not to bite -
The choice remains with you.

“frequently laughing”

Level 8

Since: Apr 09

Hotel California

#8390 Apr 5, 2013
It is not wisdom but Authority that makes a law.
Thomas Hobbes

“frequently laughing”

Level 8

Since: Apr 09

Hotel California

#8391 Apr 5, 2013
Curiosity is the lust of the mind.
Thomas Hobbes

“I know where you are,”

Level 8

Since: Jun 08

Right here under my thumb

#8393 Apr 5, 2013
"In your life, you meet people. Some you never think about again. Some, you wonder what happened to them. There are some that you wonder if they ever think about you. And then there are some you wish you never had to think about again - but you do." ~ C.S. Lewis

“Still Waters Run Deep”

Level 6

Since: Sep 11

Waters Edge

#8394 Apr 5, 2013
"I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace: to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete."

Ronald Reagan

(and then there was star wars)

“Still Waters Run Deep”

Level 6

Since: Sep 11

Waters Edge

#8395 Apr 5, 2013
"I don't think that you can fake warmth. You can fake lust, jealousy, anger; those are all quite easy. But actual, genuine warmth? I don't think you can fake it."

Keira Knightley
Level 6

Since: Dec 12

Yes, I'm an Atheist.

#8396 Apr 5, 2013
"Stop and see what your children can do not what they cannot do. Build on what they can do."
Easy Peasy Kids

“Still Waters Run Deep”

Level 6

Since: Sep 11

Waters Edge

#8397 Apr 6, 2013
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."

Ray Charles

“Still Waters Run Deep”

Level 6

Since: Sep 11

Waters Edge

#8398 Apr 6, 2013
"To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don't grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float."

Alan Watts

Level 1

Since: Apr 13

Marion, IL

#8399 Apr 6, 2013
If you always do what you have always done, you will always get what you have always got...

“Right click Left click Yay!”

Level 7

Since: Dec 10

Nehwon

#8400 Apr 6, 2013
La Sunshine wrote:
“If you can't understand it without an explanation, you can't understand it with an explanation.”
&#8213; Haruki Murakami, 1Q84
"I'd like to buy a vowel."
Contestant on Wheel of Fortune.

“...rain today...just enuff....”

Since: Jun 08

..to get the truck dirty......

#8401 Apr 6, 2013
"The income tax created more criminals than any other single act of government."

Barry M. Goldwater

“Right click Left click Yay!”

Level 7

Since: Dec 10

Nehwon

#8402 Apr 6, 2013
Old Sam wrote:
"While the distance between the United States and Iraq is great, Saddam Hussein's ability to use his chemical and biological weapons against us is not constrained by geography - it can be accomplished in a number of different ways - which is what makes this threat so real and persuasive."
Dianne Feinstein
"A man can dream, can't he?"

Unfortunately, this has been used so often, my google-fu has failed to get a reputable original source. Lots of Futurama links :/

“Right click Left click Yay!”

Level 7

Since: Dec 10

Nehwon

#8403 Apr 6, 2013
Old Sam wrote:
"The income tax created more criminals than any other single act of government."
Barry M. Goldwater
"Consider what happened one spring evening at midnight in 1987: seven million American children suddenly disappeared. The worst kidnapping wave in history? Hardly. It was the night of April 15, and the Internal Revenue Service had just changed a rule. Instead of merely listing the name of each dependent child, tax filers were now required to provide a Social Security number."

Jeffrey B. Liebman
http://www.snopes.com/business/taxes/dependen...

“...rain today...just enuff....”

Since: Jun 08

..to get the truck dirty......

#8404 Apr 6, 2013
"What difference does it make?!"

Hillary

One of my favorite quotes.......

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