Thought of the day

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  1. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it to?"-Clarence Darrow
     
  2. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
    George Bernard Shaw
     
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  3. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "First weigh the considerations, then take the risks."-Helmuth von Moltke
     
  4. Mac

    Mac Shootist

    "Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation, for 'tis better to be alone than in bad company."

    ~ George Washington :cheers:
     
  5. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "Whenever it is in any way possible, every boy and girl should choose as his life work some occupation which he should like to do anyhow, even if he did not need the money."-William Lyon Phelps
     
  6. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "Life is a reciprocal exchange. To move forward, you have to give back."-Oprah Winfrey
     
  7. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?"-Dr. Robert Schuller
     
  8. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "To have a right to do a thing is not at all the same as to be right in doing it."-G. K. Chesterton
     
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  9. SoonerP226

    SoonerP226 Playing Pinochle

     
  10. SoonerP226

    SoonerP226 Playing Pinochle

    The white man made me a lot of promises, and they kept only one. They promised to take my land, and they took it.
    -- Maȟpíya Lúta (Red Cloud)
     
  11. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "I'd rather look ridiculous when everybody else does than plain and sensible all by myself."-L. M. Montgomery
     
  12. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "The best car safety device is a rear-view mirror with a cop in it."-Dudley Moore
     
  13. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies and misfortunes of mankind."-Edward Gibbon
     
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  14. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "Never let your sense of morals get in the way of doing what's right."-Isaac Asimov
     
  15. SoonerP226

    SoonerP226 Playing Pinochle

    I'm not crazy! I have money--that makes me eccentric!
    -- Buddy Ryan, Night Court
     
  16. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "Anger is the feeling that makes your mouth work faster than your mind."-Evan Esar
     
  17. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "We are told that talent creates its own opportunities. But it sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents."-Eric Hoffer
     
  18. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear."-Mark Twain
     
  19. SoonerP226

    SoonerP226 Playing Pinochle

    For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for nature cannot be fooled.
    -- Richard P. Feynman, Report of the PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION on the Space Shuttle Challenger Accident, Volume 2: Appendix F - Personal Observations on Reliability of Shuttle
     
  20. Viper53

    Viper53 Pawpaw Staff Member

    "Well done is better than well said."-Benjamin Franklin
     

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