Interesting Quotes

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Yes, I'm an Atheist.

#8577 Apr 17, 2013
"Faith is not simply a patience that passively suffers until the storm is past. Rather, it is a spirit that bears things - with resignations, yes, but above all, with blazing, serene hope."

Corazon Aquino

“Still Waters Run Deep”

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Waters Edge

#8578 Apr 17, 2013
“I love the silent hour of night, for blissful dreams may then arise, revealing to my charmed sight what may not bless my waking eyes.”

Anne Bronte

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he took a phone call?!!!

#8579 Apr 17, 2013
Unknown wrote:
We the unwilling, led by the unknowing,
Doing the unnecessary for the ungrateful,
Have done so much with so little for so long,
Now we can do anything with nothing.
-Unknown
(Think it came from Russia though)
...usta see it a lot back in the 70s on Navy ships....

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"You don't pay taxes - they take taxes."

Chris Rock

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USA

#8580 Apr 17, 2013
Unknown wrote:
We the unwilling, led by the unknowing,
Doing the unnecessary for the ungrateful,
Have done so much with so little for so long,
Now we can do anything with nothing.
-Unknown
(Think it came from Russia though)
That was something quoted many times by those of us in the military during the Vietnam era. Seems very appropriate.

“I'll think about it.”

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central Florida

#8581 Apr 17, 2013
Unknown wrote:
We the unwilling, led by the unknowing,
Doing the unnecessary for the ungrateful,
Have done so much with so little for so long,
Now we can do anything with nothing.
-Unknown
(Think it came from Russia though)
You are close.
The quote is attributed to 2 people. Mother Teresa is one of them.
But the other one was Konstantin Josef Jireček (July 24, 1854, in Vienna — January 10, 1918, in Vienna), a Czech historian, diplomat and slavist.
Since Mother Teresa wasn't born until 1910, looks like Jirecek was the first to say it.

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he took a phone call?!!!

#8582 Apr 17, 2013
"My choice early in life was either to be a piano-player in a whorehouse or a politician. And to tell the truth, there's hardly any difference."

Harry S. Truman

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#8583 Apr 18, 2013
Fighting for peace is like screwing for virginity.

-George Carlin

“Colleges Search Engine ”

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www.schoolanduniversity.com

#8584 Apr 18, 2013
“The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.”

“Hippie Witch”

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#8586 Apr 18, 2013
Dear Gorgeous Genius…Your holiest pain comes from your yearning to change yourself in the exact way you'd like the world around you to change..Your sweet spot is in between the true believers and the scoffing skeptics. ~ Rob Brezsny

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#8587 Apr 18, 2013
"People think love is an emotion. Love is good sense."

Ken Kesey

“My Bad! Just hold me. ”

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Orion's Belt

#8588 Apr 18, 2013
“Spring passes and one remembers one's innocence.
Summer passes and one remembers one's exuberance.
Autumn passes and one remembers one's reverence.
Winter passes and one remembers one's perseverance.”

Yoko Ono

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#8589 Apr 18, 2013
Henry David Thoreau
“On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have henceforth to fulfill the promise of our friend's life also, in our own, to the world.”
~ Henry David Thoreau

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REPUBLIC OF TEXAS

#8592 Apr 18, 2013
ms_Sweeter wrote:
Henry David Thoreau
“On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have henceforth to fulfill the promise of our friend's life also, in our own, to the world.”
~ Henry David Thoreau
My favorite writer of all time, ms Sweeter ... Good day to you ... FC

"Find yourself and express yourself in your own particular way. Express your love openly. Life is nothing but a dream, and if you create your life with love, your dream becomes a masterpiece of art." Don Miguel Ruiz ~

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#8593 Apr 18, 2013
"Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about" Author unknown ~

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REPUBLIC OF TEXAS

#8594 Apr 18, 2013
"What I am trying to get across to you; is please take care of yourselves and those that you love, because that is what we are here for, that's all we've got, and all we can take with us". Stevie Ray Vaughan ~

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#8595 Apr 18, 2013
The society which scorns excellence in plumbimg as a humble occupation and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy because its an exalted occupation will have neither good plumbing nor good philosophy; neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water.

~John W. Gardner

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he took a phone call?!!!

#8596 Apr 18, 2013
"Let me tell you, sisters, seeing dried egg on a plate in the morning is a lot dirtier than anything I've had to deal with in politics."

Ann Richards

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#8597 Apr 18, 2013
Flower-Child wrote:
<quoted text>
My favorite writer of all time, ms Sweeter ... Good day to you ... FC
"Find yourself and express yourself in your own particular way. Express your love openly. Life is nothing but a dream, and if you create your life with love, your dream becomes a masterpiece of art." Don Miguel Ruiz ~
I hope YOU have a Great Day Also Flower Child....

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#8598 Apr 18, 2013
Don't worry, be happy.

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#8599 Apr 18, 2013
Don't worry, be hippie ... lol

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