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John100
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby John100 » 3 Aug 2018, 6:14pm

If you always do what you always did, you always get what you always got.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 4 Aug 2018, 3:58pm

Life is an elaborate metaphor for cricket
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Mick F
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Mick F » 12 Aug 2018, 8:27pm

We watched "Shrek" on DVD earlier this evening.

Donkey said:
"Why keep a secret if you can talk?"

Brilliant, and so poignant.
Mick F. Cornwall

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 16 Aug 2018, 9:43pm

Wagners music is better than it sounds
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 6 Sep 2018, 10:03am

What do they know of cycling, who only cycling know?
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 12 Sep 2018, 2:26pm

Bankers are the best people to discuss music with
Artists insist on talking about money

Jean Sibelius
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Cunobelin
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cunobelin » 12 Sep 2018, 4:25pm

Film called teh "Hitman's Bodyguard"


Samuel L Jackson:

"... and when she sliced his carotid artery, I knew she was teh woman for me....."

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 13 Sep 2018, 2:33pm

The German is a dangerous fellow. He suddenly takes a poem out of his pocket and tries to start a conversation about philosophy
Heinrich Heine
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby KTHSullivan » 14 Sep 2018, 7:26pm

Can't remember where this one comes from and I may be paraphrasing, however.

If you can not add to the silence, don't break it.
Just remember, when you’re over the hill, you begin to pick up speed. :lol:

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby al_yrpal » 14 Sep 2018, 7:35pm

Landlord of the Lord Nelson at Southwold… "Time gentlemen please, havent you got second homes to go to? "

Al
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Lance Dopestrong » 15 Sep 2018, 12:25am

A good plan violently executed right now, is better than a perfect plan executed next week.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 15 Sep 2018, 8:53am

One never gets a second chance to make a first impression

That was used in an advert for shampoo, but is it true? Scientists assert that one evaluates a person in a few seconds :?
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Lance Dopestrong » 15 Sep 2018, 12:39pm

I always carry a knife in case there's cheesecake. Or in case I need to stab someone in the throat.

Gen. James "Mad Dog" Mattis, USMC (ret.), current US Secretary of Defence.
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 16 Sep 2018, 6:43pm

Shock your parents... read a book!
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby sjs » 16 Sep 2018, 7:25pm

"Never argue with an idiot. They will only bring you down to their level and beat you with experience."

Attributed variously, including to George Carlin. May have been mentioned before on this thread, possibly even by me. Applicability to some of the discussions on this forum is a matter for debate.