QUOTE FOR THE DAY

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patience

Postby Lynx » Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:11 pm

Helen Rosner: Inside the act of waiting, there’s a form of quiet.
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Tue Aug 14, 2018 7:59 am

“He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.” -- George Orwell, 1984
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Thu Aug 16, 2018 11:59 am

"It takes less courage to criticize the decisions of others than to stand by your own." -- Attila the Hun
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Fri Aug 17, 2018 8:40 am

"One of the big secrets of finding time is not watching television." -- Bob Keeshan (Captain Kangaroo)
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Mon Aug 27, 2018 6:08 am

"Life is full of miracles, but they're not always the ones we pray for." -- Eve Arden
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On Loss

Postby Lynx » Wed Aug 29, 2018 12:56 am

I realized today I've misplaced my ear buds/mic. $30 for fresh ones. Oh well. Found this quote in New Yorker piece by Kathryn Schulz, Feb 13-20, 2017 https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/02/13/when-things-go-missing

We are here to keep watch, not to keep.
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Wed Aug 29, 2018 9:22 am

"Our problem is within ourselves. We have found the means to blow the world physically apart. Spiritually, we have yet to find the means to put the world's pieces back together again." -- Thomas E. Dewey
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:49 am

"Until you're ready to look foolish, you'll never have the possibility of being great." -- Cher
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Sat Sep 01, 2018 5:13 am

"Be your own artist, and always be confident in what you're doing. If you're not going to be confident, you might as well not be doing it." -- Aretha Franklin
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Thu Sep 06, 2018 12:04 pm

"Curiosity killed the cat. But for a while I was a suspect." -- Steven Wright
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Fri Sep 07, 2018 3:01 pm

"All you really have in the end are your stories." -- Burt Reynolds
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:47 am

"I have often wanted to drown my troubles, but I can't get my wife to go swimming." -- Jimmy Carter
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Mon Sep 10, 2018 12:02 pm

"Often when you think you're at the end of something, you're at the beginning of something else.” -- Fred Rogers
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Tue Sep 11, 2018 5:40 am

"My mother always told me I wouldn't amount to anything because I procrastinate. I said 'Just wait.'" --Judy Tenuta
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:54 am

"I believe that you're here on Earth for a short time, and while you're here, you shouldn't forget it." -- Bea Arthur
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