QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Share anything that has inspired you from Barbara's (or anyone else's)books.

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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby SquarePeg » Thu Jul 04, 2019 9:23 pm

inspiresuccess wrote:Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died. Irma Bombeck
Not to mention the fish in the fish tank!
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Fri Jul 05, 2019 9:28 am

"To be kind is more important than to be right. Many times, what people need is not a brilliant mind that speaks but a special heart that listens." -- F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:15 am

"I'm always relieved when someone is delivering a eulogy and I realize I'm listening to it." -- George Carlin
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Mon Jul 08, 2019 11:57 am

"Everything is easy when you are busy. But nothing is easy when you are lazy." -- Swami Vivekananda
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:22 am

"My nana - ninety years old and still driving. Not with me, that would be stupid." -- Tim Allen
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:37 am

"When I woke up this morning my girlfriend asked me, "Did you sleep good?" I said, "No, I made a few mistakes."" -- Steven Wright
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pro vs self-taught

Postby Lynx » Thu Jul 18, 2019 11:56 pm

From an interview between Ellen Lupton, essayist, designer, etc. and David Barringer, published on Design Observer, 05.28.2009.

EL: Your book includes an argument between a design professional and a self-taught designer. As someone with informal training, do you ever feel that you are poaching on the territory of others or passing off lesser goods to your clients?
DB: No on both counts. I don’t sit on the bleachers and let other guys dance with my girl just because they took a few classes at Arthur Murray.
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Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:30 am

"I spent half my money on gambling, alcohol and wild women. The other half I wasted." -- W. C. Fields
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