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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Bambang » Wed Mar 05, 2008 6:15 am

Sunnypk wrote:Proverb

Many friends, many problems
I like this. Who told you that?
We're all friends, right?

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Vega » Thu Mar 06, 2008 7:50 am

Bambang wrote:
Sunnypk wrote:Proverb

Many friends, many problems
I like this. Who told you that?
I don't agree with that..

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Bambang » Fri Mar 07, 2008 4:31 am

Xkalibur wrote:
Bambang wrote:
Sunnypk wrote:Proverb

Many friends, many problems
I like this. Who told you that?
I don't agree with that..
Because you have only few friends. :P
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Mon Mar 10, 2008 1:45 am

Taking things apart is the result of knowledge; wisdom is putting them back together again.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Mon Mar 10, 2008 10:06 pm

ohad wrote:"The entire purpose of our existence is to overcome our negative habits."

- Rabbi Eliyahu ben Shlomo Zalman (Vilna Gaon)
I like this Ohad. That includes the unclean thoughts right?
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Post by LegodeFein » Tue Mar 11, 2008 7:15 am

"Ultra poss nemo obligatur"
"No one can be obliged beyond one's opportunities"

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Oriani » Tue Mar 18, 2008 10:32 pm

in Spanish is "La vida sin música sería un error".

In English " Life without music would be a mistake"


8) I don't remember who said it,eventhough I love it. :wink:

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Thu Mar 27, 2008 3:05 am

"There are only two ways to live your life.
One is as though nothing is a miracle.
The other is as though everything is a miracle."


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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Sunnypk » Thu Mar 27, 2008 5:04 am

Tennyson:

"It is better to have loved and lost than never to have losed at all."
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Thu Mar 27, 2008 2:28 pm

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions.
Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel
that you, too, can become great.


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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Fri Mar 28, 2008 1:22 am

"We can do no great things, only small things with great love."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Sun Mar 30, 2008 3:41 am

"We, the unwilling, led by the unknowing, are doing the impossible for the ungrateful. We have done so much, for so long, with so little, we are now qualified to do anything with nothing."

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Post by Krisi » Mon Mar 31, 2008 10:18 am

"Most of the good that is done in this world is the direct result of somebody's sensitivity."
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"I wish none of this had happened."
"So do all who live to see such times, but that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Mon Mar 31, 2008 2:36 pm

"I long to accomplish great and noble tasks,
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Post by Raven » Tue Apr 01, 2008 8:16 pm

What do you do when the only person who can make you stop crying is the person who made you cry

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Sunnypk » Thu Apr 03, 2008 4:30 am

Be Fair In Your All Dealings, People Will Be Okey With You Automatically
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Post by Bambang » Thu Apr 03, 2008 10:36 am

"Be nice to people, then they'll be nice to you".
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Sat Apr 05, 2008 3:38 am

"We are all pencils in the hand of God."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Raven » Mon Apr 07, 2008 6:16 pm

"In politics,nothing happens by accident.If it happens,you can bet it was planned that way"
Franklin Delano Roosevelt-32nd President of the USA.

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Tue Apr 08, 2008 3:34 am

Raven wrote:"In politics,nothing happens by accident.If it happens,you can bet it was planned that way"
Franklin Delano Roosevelt-32nd President of the USA.
Is this true, Raven? :?
I doubt this quotation Raven...
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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"Good works are links that form a chain of love."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Sunnypk » Sat Apr 12, 2008 2:51 am

John keats

"Speak less to people you love the most... Because if they can't understand your silence they can never understand your words"
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Sun Apr 13, 2008 11:57 pm

Nobody trips over mountains.
It is the small pebble that causes you to stumble.
Pass all the pebbles in your path,
and you will find you have crossed the mountain.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Sunnypk » Mon Apr 14, 2008 7:34 pm

Don't compare your life to others'. You have no idea what their journey is all about.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Tue Apr 15, 2008 1:04 am

"We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean.
But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop."


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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Sat Apr 19, 2008 2:49 am

"Follow your wishes and dreams today
so that tomorrow you don't have to say, "I wish I did that."
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Mon Apr 28, 2008 12:25 pm

"I think I'm more difficult than critical."

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"Good works are links that form a chain of love."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Tue Apr 29, 2008 10:34 pm

"Five great enemies of peace inhibit us:
avarice, ambition, envy, anger and pride."


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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by shakespear » Wed Apr 30, 2008 8:29 am

Hi chet bake ur speech is effective and right:
Unfortunately, how many people can live free? If you are an office clerk, you have to stay in office for more than 10 hours a day, you may have 1.5 days off if you are lunck. "Free" is too expensive for someone who don't have money to support themseleve and their family.
thank you cuz u remember me about freedom.
goodluck
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Post by Krisi » Thu May 01, 2008 12:01 am

Krisi wrote: "Here I am. Not there. Not where I used to be or where I will be someday or where I wish I were. But here. In this place. Amid this specific circumstances. Here I am. Not as I was yesterday, or as I will be tomorrow or as I wish I were. But as I am. In this condition, this shape. With this particular thoughts and feelings.
Here I am, GOD."


This was shared to me. And I love it. I'm sharing this to all.
This is really special! :)
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Fri May 09, 2008 1:24 am

"Learning how others face their challenges
can give us the courage to deal with our own."
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Tue May 27, 2008 3:16 am

When I opened my book this morning, the message below caught my eye.

"Being told you can't do something motivates you to prove them wrong."

Maybe you'll find this inspiring as well... :-)
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Tue May 27, 2008 8:41 am

enkey wrote:True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it be lost."
Yes, it's true enkey... :-)
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Sat May 31, 2008 12:58 am

Hello lovely friends, today (and forever will...) this inspires me... :-)

"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."

-Mother Teresa-

Please reflect on this and let's all listen to our innerself. And maybe you'll come to understand why I find this inspiring.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Sat Jun 07, 2008 10:26 am

"Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content."

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Post by Annaa » Wed Jun 11, 2008 11:28 am

Krisi wrote:Hello lovely friends, today (and forever will...) this inspires me... :-)

"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."

-Mother Teresa-

Please reflect on this and let's all listen to our innerself. And maybe you'll come to understand why I find this inspiring.
Do u know that Mother Teresa is like me Albanian
:?: :?: :?: ;-) :oops:
If you don`t like me remember it's mind over matter..I don't mind and you don't matter..

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Annaa » Wed Jun 11, 2008 11:30 am

• Good..BeTTer..BesT..Never LeT iT resT..`TiL ur good is beTTer nd ur beTTer is BEST..!
I also like some others but I have them in my pc at home nd now I`m in work :oops: .
If you don`t like me remember it's mind over matter..I don't mind and you don't matter..

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Post by Krisi » Wed Jun 11, 2008 2:58 pm

Annaa wrote:
Krisi wrote:Hello lovely friends, today (and forever will...) this inspires me... :-)

"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."

-Mother Teresa-

Please reflect on this and let's all listen to our innerself. And maybe you'll come to understand why I find this inspiring.
Do u know that Mother Teresa is like me Albanian
:?: :?: :?: ;-) :oops:
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Annaa » Thu Jun 12, 2008 9:06 am

She didn`t change :oops: :-? .
If you don`t like me remember it's mind over matter..I don't mind and you don't matter..

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Thu Jun 12, 2008 10:07 am

Annaa wrote:She didn`t change :oops: :-? .
I just can't remember. I have read her autobiography long time ago, I think I have to read it again. Maybe you're correct.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Annaa » Thu Jun 12, 2008 11:19 am

Maybe
If you don`t like me remember it's mind over matter..I don't mind and you don't matter..

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Chuck » Mon Jun 16, 2008 12:35 am

Tobacco is a filthy weed,
Which from the Devil does proceed;
It drains your purse, it stains your clothes,
And makes a chimney of your nose

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Thu Jun 19, 2008 10:27 pm

Chuck wrote:Tobacco is a filthy weed,
Which from the Devil does proceed;
It drains your purse, it stains your clothes,
And makes a chimney of your nose

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Sat Jul 05, 2008 12:05 am

I personally like this very much...

"You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him."

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Krisi wrote:I personally like this very much...

"You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him."

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I like it, too.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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Bambang wrote:
Krisi wrote:I personally like this very much...

"You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him."

-James D. Miles-
I like it, too.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Tue Jul 22, 2008 2:29 am

You build a successful career, regardless of your field of endeavor, by the dozens of little things you do on and off the job.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Sat Jul 26, 2008 7:36 am

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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"We are all pencils in the hand of God."

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"Flee the assiduous inquirer, for he is also a blabber."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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"We're building up or tearing down in everything we do;
Are we in the construction gang or
on the wrecking crew?"
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"Be not angry that you cannot make others as you wish them to be, since you cannot make yourself as you wish to be."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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He best can pity who has felt the woe...
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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Some shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able and yet humble man is a jewel worth a kingdom.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Tue Oct 14, 2008 4:08 am

George Arliss wrote: Humility is the only true wisdom by which we prepare our minds for all the possible changes of life.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Wed Oct 15, 2008 10:21 pm

"He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven."

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People only see what they are prepared to see. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable. -David Tyson Gentry
In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. -Martin Luther King Jr.
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Post by Krisi » Thu Oct 16, 2008 9:53 pm

"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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"It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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"A problem is a chance for you to do your best."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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LIFE IS DREAM OR NIGHTMARE
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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"Some shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able and yet humble man is a jewel worth a kingdom."
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by blueemma » Wed May 20, 2009 1:15 pm

"Let Nature be your Teacher" by William Wordsworth's poem"The Tables Turned"

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Fri Sep 07, 2012 12:02 am

Be not as others are,
but simply as who you are.


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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Wed Mar 06, 2013 3:17 pm

Strength doesn't come from what you can do,
It comes from overcoming.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Elisa » Sat Mar 09, 2013 7:22 pm

"Don't wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get you've got to make yourself".

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Elisa » Sun Mar 10, 2013 8:29 am

“Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?”

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Loreley » Mon Mar 18, 2013 10:40 am

It is a very dangerous thing to listen. If one listens one may be convinced; and a man who allows himself to be convinced by an argument is a thoroughly unreasonable person.
... "An Ideal Husband" by Oscar Wilde

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Sat Aug 31, 2013 11:15 pm

"Veracity is the heart of morality."
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Sat Aug 31, 2013 11:29 pm

Loreley wrote:It is a very dangerous thing to listen. If one listens one may be convinced; and a man who allows himself to be convinced by an argument is a thoroughly unreasonable person.
... "An Ideal Husband" by Oscar Wilde
so true. but at some point or another most of us can see ourselves trapped in that situation but our senses, human reason and good judgement will tell us what's the truth. Evicting selfishness and greed.
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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by firouzalam » Mon Sep 16, 2013 11:28 am

One of my favorite quotes that I want share through this topic reply is

"If you can't see the bright side of life, polish the dull side."

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by puzzle » Fri Nov 29, 2013 1:22 am

Be a man :geek:

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Mon Apr 20, 2015 2:08 pm

Anyone can put you on the right path
but they can't make you walk it, you have to make that first step
and decide if you're on the road to failure or success.


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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Krisi » Thu Jan 28, 2016 4:42 am

Loreley wrote:It is a very dangerous thing to listen. If one listens one may be convinced; and a man who allows himself to be convinced by an argument is a thoroughly unreasonable person.
... "An Ideal Husband" by Oscar Wilde
so true. but at some point or another most of us can see ourselves trapped in that situation but our senses, human reason and good judgement will tell us what's the truth. This is to exclude selfishness and greed.

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by casual » Fri Mar 25, 2016 7:20 pm

Life's a journey not a destination.

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Richland » Wed Jun 22, 2016 5:47 am

"Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart." - Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
"Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up and he went completely out of his mind." - Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes.
"You forget what you want to remember, and you remember what you want to forget." - The Road by Cormac McCarthy.
“It sounds plausible enough tonight, but wait until tomorrow. Wait for the common sense of the morning.” - The Time Machine by H.G. Wells.

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Richland » Wed Jun 22, 2016 5:49 am

CDawson wrote:Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.
- Mark Twain
The list of Great Quotations is never complete without something said by Mark Twain. His wisdom is priceless! :)

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Re: What Are Your Favorite Quotations?

Post by Kitsich » Fri Jul 08, 2016 11:30 am

I like theese quotes:
What we know is a drop; what we don't know is an ocean.
Isaac Newton
There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.
Lady Blessington
Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.
Maria Robinson
"Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future." - Quotes On Moving On

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