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Fave quotes...

Postby peetee » 4 Apr 2017, 11:32pm

Groucho

Asked if he had enjoyed a high society do he attended he replied
"I've had a wonderful evening.... But this wasn't it"

Over to you..
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Latter side of fifty and feeling less than nifty.
Too many bikes on pegs and too few miles in the legs.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 5 Apr 2017, 5:23am

Groucho

I have cast-iron principles

If they do not suit, I have some others ready
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 5 Apr 2017, 5:36am

The brain is a wonderful organ

It starts working when one gets up in the morning, and does not stop until one gets to work :o
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby ChrisOntLancs » 5 Apr 2017, 5:41am

" “It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen.”
-jimi hendrix"

mines a quote in a quote ;)

i should have loads but brilliant quotes just get stored away until life reminds you of them. saw this thread last night and that's the best i can do.

...gotta return something at a pet shop in a bit so who knows, i'll get some cheese while i'm out eh.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Mick F » 5 Apr 2017, 6:17am

Have faith ................... but don't forget to tie up your camel.
Mick F. Cornwall

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 6 Apr 2017, 4:59am

brynpoeth wrote:The brain is a wonderful organ

It starts working when one gets up in the morning, and does not stop until one gets to work :o


Just saw a similar one on the chatboard of the BAD, british association of drivers

.. stops working when one gets into the vehicle
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby kellyon » 27 Jun 2017, 7:58am

Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
—Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby kellyon » 27 Jun 2017, 7:59am

Watch your thoughts; they become words.
Watch your words; they become actions.
Watch your actions; they become habits.
Watch your habits; they become character.
Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.
—Lao-Tze

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby kellyon » 27 Jun 2017, 8:00am

If the lessons of history teach us anything it is that nobody learns the lessons that history teaches us.
—Anon

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby kellyon » 27 Jun 2017, 8:01am

When a person can no longer laugh at himself, it is time for others to laugh at him.
—Thomas Szasz

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby ferrit worrier » 27 Jun 2017, 8:19am

If at first you don't succeed, Don't go parachuting.
Percussive maintainance, if it don't fit, hit it with the hammer.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Paulatic » 27 Jun 2017, 8:41am

Whatever I am, wherever I am, this is me.

Hannah Hauxwell as she left Low Birk Hatt Farm.
Words I've never forgotten and still brings a tear to the eye
Whatever I am, wherever I am, this is me. This is my life RIP Hannah Hauxwell

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 27 Jun 2017, 11:11am

Paulatic wrote:Whatever I am, wherever I am, this is me.

Hannah Hauxwell as she left Low Birk Hatt Farm.
Words I've never forgotten and still brings a tear to the eye


Hannah Hauxwell, +1!
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby brynpoeth » 27 Jun 2017, 11:13am

Too much is not better than too little

Too much is not better than enough

..
Was die Damen nicht wissen.. halten sie geheim
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby dazzyk » 5 Jul 2017, 12:45pm

Take your broken heart, make it into art.
- Carrie Fisher