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|"The human mind is so complex and things are so tangled up with each other that, to explain a blade of straw, one would have to take to pieces an entire universe... A definition is a sack of flour compressed into a thimble.” |
Rémy de Gourmont
Posted: 10/15/2006 3:38:46 PM
|Heaven must be an awfully dull place if the poor in spirit live there.|
-- Emma Goldman
Posted: 1/12/2007 9:34:25 AM
|pain is something to carry, like a radio. you feel your strength in the experience of pain.|
~ jim morrison
Posted: 1/13/2007 5:57:39 PM
|"Stupidity should be painful" - Unknown|
"Treat her like a thoroughbred, she'll never be a nag" - Unknown
"It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good servants, but poor masters."
"That is so wrong.....do it again please." Unknown
Posted: 1/14/2007 5:15:27 PM
|It's not what's on the table that matters;|
It's what's in the chairs.
Posted: 6/29/2007 5:29:17 AM
|"Face your deficiencies and acknowledge them; but do not let them master you. Let them teach you patience, sweetness, insight."|
– Helen Keller
Posted: 7/1/2007 9:25:21 AM
|May your walls know joy, may every room hold laughter and every window open to great possibilities. |
~ Mary Anne Redmacher ~
Sometimes you have to take a great leap and build your wings on the way down
Success is never final. Failure is never fatal. It is the courage that counts
Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest
Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience and the passion to reach the stars
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning to sail my ship
Posted: 7/2/2007 11:59:53 AM
|If there is no passion in your life, then have you really lived? Find your passion, whatever it may be. Become it, and let it become you and you will find great things happen FOR you, TO you and BECAUSE of you.|
-- T. Alan Armstrong
Posted: 7/4/2007 4:51:51 PM
|"The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity."|
– Amelia Earhart
Posted: 7/5/2007 7:52:39 AM
|“Remember, a dead fish can float downstream, but it takes a live one to swim upstream.” |
W. C. Fields
Posted: 7/8/2007 5:30:02 PM
|'Before I speak, I must ask myself, does what I have to say improve upon the silence?'|
Posted: 7/8/2007 5:40:26 PM
|this is an original courtesy of moi!|
'everything is a matter of opinion, and in my opinion, the only opinion that matters....is mine!'
Feel free to quote me *S*
Posted: 8/12/2007 9:37:04 PM
|The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their right names.|
Explanation: You can't think more clearly than you are able to correctly describe the things you have to refer to. Example of confusion: "War on terror." Fact: Terror is an emotion, not a thing or person or state. It's insane to call out the military to deal with an emotion.
Who originated that quotation (above)? I don't know, but it sounds like Lao Tse.
Posted: 8/27/2007 9:53:40 PM
|Give a man a fish and you will feed him for a day....|
Teach a man to fish and you will feed him for a lifetime.
Sort of ironic here....
Posted: 8/30/2007 12:57:38 AM
|here's two that i like and find very true|
The truth is everyone is going to hurt you..you just have to decide who is worth the pain-unknown
The difference between involvement and commitment is like an egg-ham breakfast The chicken was 'involved'and the pig was committed. author unknown.
Posted: 10/14/2007 2:15:09 PM
|A squeaky wheel peels the rubber.|
My geography stands to your superior.
Posted: 10/16/2007 8:56:54 PM
|The Ten Paradoxical Commandments|
People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered.
Love them anyway.
If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives.
Do good anyway.
If you are successful, you will win false friends and true enemies.
The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow.
Do good anyway.
Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable.
Be honest and frank anyway.
The biggest men and women with the biggest ideas can be shot down by the smallest men and women with the smallest minds.
Think big anyway.
People favor underdogs but follow only top dogs.
Fight for a few underdogs anyway.
What you spend years building may be destroyed overnight.
People really need help but may attack you if you do help them.
Help people anyway.
Give the world the best you have and you’ll get kicked in the teeth.
Give the world the best you have anyway.
--Kent M. Keith
Posted: 10/18/2007 8:30:33 PM
|“We are each of us angels with only one wing, |
and we can only fly by embracing one another. ”
Luciano de Crescenzo
Posted: 10/20/2007 5:35:14 PM
|"Walk on a rainbow trail; walk on a trail of song, |
and all about you will be beauty.
There is a way out of every dark mist, over a rainbow trail."
Posted: 10/22/2007 9:30:18 PM
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest
compliment or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."
-- Leo F. Buscaglia
"Be sensitive to the plight of others. You have to know about the tragedies as well as the
triumphs, the failures as well as the success." -- Jim Rohn
"How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged,
sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you
will have been all of these." -- George Washington Carver
"My life is an indivisible whole, and all my attitudes run into one another; and they all have
their rise in my insatiable love for mankind." -- Mahatma Gandhi
Posted: 10/23/2007 2:13:53 AM
|"Happiness does not depend on outward things, |
but on the way we see them."
Leo Tolstoy, 1828-1910, Novelist and Philosopher
Posted: 11/29/2007 3:12:01 AM
|"Don't be disquieted in time of adversity. |
Be firm with dignity and self-reliant with vigor."
~~ Chiang Kai-Shek
Posted: 11/29/2007 3:06:26 PM
|"Winners are people with a definite purpose in life." Denis Waitley|
"No one can defeat us unless we first defeat ourselves." Dwight Eisenhower
"Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win." Jonathan Kozel
"Patience is a bitter plant that produces sweet fruit." -- Charles Swindoll
"Patience makes lighter what sorrow may not heal." -- Horace
"We don't see things as they are. We see them as we are." -- Anais Nin
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