QUOTE FOR THE DAY

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“Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” -- Thomas A. Edison

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"I've been on so many blind dates I should get a free dog." -- Wendy Liebman

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"We've all been blessed with God-given talents. Mine just happens to be beating people up." -- Sugar Ray Leonard

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"I was going to buy a copy of The Power of Positive Thinking, and then I thought, what the hell good would that do?" --Ronnie Shakes

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"Gambling is a sure way of getting nothing for something." -- Nick the Greek

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Pessimism and Optimism

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"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."
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Jason wrote:"I've been on so many blind dates I should get a free dog." -- Wendy Liebman
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Jason wrote:"I was going to buy a copy of The Power of Positive Thinking, and then I thought, what the hell good would that do?" --Ronnie Shakes
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“If a cure for bibliomania was found, bibliophiles wouldn’t take it. We’re determined to keep adding to our great mounds of books for as long as we’re alive.”

Ron Grossman; My Love Affair with Used Bookstores, Their Treasures; Chicago Tribune (Illinois); Dec 29, 2016.

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Flanagan's Law

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No matter what happens to you, it's unexpected.

~ Bill Flanagan, NY Stage Manager, quoted in Helene Hanff's Underfoot in Show Business

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"My uncle was thrown out of a mime show for having a seizure. They thought he was heckling." -- Jeff Shaw

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"My doctor is wonderful. Once, in 1955, when I couldn't afford an operation, he touched up the X-rays." -- Joey Bishop

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Jason wrote:"My doctor is wonderful. Once, in 1955, when I couldn't afford an operation, he touched up the X-rays." -- Joey Bishop

Joey Bishop!!!! I haven't heard about him in...forever. Maybe I'll google him. I think I used to like him. Maybe I can find more of his zingers to cheer me up.

Keep up the good work, Jason! Thanks!

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"My sister's got asthma. In the middle of an attack she got an obscene phone call. The guy said, "Did I call you or did you call me?" -- John Mendoza

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distrust the facts

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I distrust the facts and the inferences.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Experience

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