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Old 05-17-2019, 01:07 AM   #2086
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"When you cut out a man's tongue, you're only telling the world that you fear what he might say." ~ Tyrion Lannister

"No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit." ~ Andrew Carnegie

"The nine most dangerous words in the English language are 'I'm from the government and I'm here to help.'" ~ Ronald Reagan
 
Old 05-17-2019, 08:11 AM   #2087
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You already posted that one in this thread here.
Sorry. With so many quotes, repeats are bound to occur.
 
Old 05-17-2019, 08:20 AM   #2088
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"Some people’s idea of [free speech] is that they are free to say what they like, but if anyone says anything back, that is an outrage." ~ Winston Churchill
 
Old 05-17-2019, 08:25 AM   #2089
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"Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education." ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt
 
Old 05-17-2019, 09:40 AM   #2090
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"One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done" -*Marie Curie
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The best place to hide something is right under their nose...
Donno who made that one up tho...
 
Old 05-18-2019, 12:07 AM   #2091
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"Celestial navigation is based on the premise that the Earth is the center of the universe. The premise is wrong, but the navigation works. An incorrect model can be a useful tool."

-- Kelvin Throop III
 
Old 06-04-2019, 11:17 AM   #2092
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The greatest flaw any intelligent person has, is to think they're smarter than everyone else
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Doesn't believe in God, doesn't need to act superior because of it
Not sure who come up with those ones, but their good ones all the same...

Last edited by jsbjsb001; 06-04-2019 at 11:22 AM. Reason: spelling
 
Old 06-04-2019, 04:19 PM   #2093
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freedom without socialism is privilege and injustice, and socialism without freedom is slavery and brutality. Bakunin

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Old 06-13-2019, 01:42 AM   #2094
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"When it's time to stop living, I will certainly make Death my number one
choice!"
-- (Terry Pratchett, The Last Continent)

"Rincewind had always been happy to think of himself as a racist. The One
Hundred Meters, the Mile, the Marathon -- he'd run them all."
-- (Terry Pratchett, The Last Continent)

"If the Creator had said, "Let there be light" in Ankh-Morpork, he'd have
gotten no further because of all the people saying "What colour?""
-- (Terry Pratchett, Men at Arms)
It warms the heart so much to see quotes by Pratchett among the first to be posted. The man is a genius and his books will always be my favorites.
 
Old Yesterday, 01:49 PM   #2095
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