Quote of the day

Discussion in 'Discussion Group' started by Hught, Sep 21, 2012.

  1. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    Do not go mental, and with that, goodnight.

    John Cooper Clarke,
    punk performance poet
     
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  2. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    Men are like linoleum floors. Lay ’em right and you can walk all over them for thirty years. ~ Betsy Salkind..
     
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  3. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    The brain is the most outstanding organ. It works 24/7, 365 from birth until you fall in love.

    Sophie Monroe,
    author
     
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  4. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

    Abraham Lincoln
     
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  5. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    I never thought of being blind as a disadvantage, and I never thought of being black as a disadvantage. I am what I am. I love me!

    Stevie Wonder,
    singer, musician, songwriter and record producer
     
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  6. Wayne Stollings

    Wayne Stollings Well-Known Member

    "Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel."

    Samuel Johnson, 1775
     
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  7. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    Honesty helps. You get a long way in life as far as I'm concerned. You tell the truth, ask for help, instead of saying I know what I'm doing.

    Penny Marshall,
    actress and director
     
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  8. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    Appropriate for today!

    It is the ability to take a joke, not make one, that proves you have a sense of humor.

    Max Eastman,
    writer, poet and political activist

    Hope everyone had a chance to exercise their sense of humor today!
     
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  9. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    For those like my sister . . .

    I am different, not less.

    Temple Grandin,
    professor of animal science, author and advocate for those with autism

    April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day
     
  10. Wayne Stollings

    Wayne Stollings Well-Known Member

    I have followed Temple Grandin's work for a long time. The difference in perspectives can and does make a huge difference in understanding.
     
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  11. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    Sometimes you think of things to say and you don't say them and you think, "What a good decision!"

    Jeffrey Toobin,
    lawyer, author and political analyst
     
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  12. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    Not sure it is a true quote . . . but it definitely goes through my mind now days!

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  13. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    The difference between death and taxes is death doesn't get worse every time Congress meets.

    Will Rogers,
    actor, humorist, social commentator
     
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  14. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    There cannot be a stressful crisis next week. My schedule is already full.

    Henry Kissinger,
    former US secretary of state

    April is Stress Awareness Month
     
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  15. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you.

    John Southard,
    technology planner and academic administrator
     
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  16. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    All you need is one person to say yes to an idea.

    Joy Mangano
    inventor and entrepreneur

    May is National Inventors Month
     
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  17. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    RIP, thank you Sir!

    I've never really taken anything very seriously. I enjoy life because I enjoy making other people enjoy it.

    Tim Conway,
    comedian, actor, writer and director

    1933-2019
     
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  18. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    "You can have friends or you can correct people's grammar."

    Mary Noris
    Author and copy editor
     
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  19. Wayne Stollings

    Wayne Stollings Well-Known Member

    Harlan Ellison "Apart from hydrogen, the most common thing in the universe is stupidity."
     
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  20. Hught

    Hught Well-Known Member

    It's so simple to be wise. Just think of something stupid to say and then don't say it.

    Sam Levenson,
    humorist
     
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