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Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 1 Feb 2019, 6:02am
by Cyril Haearn
Let us not be beastly to the Germans!

Noel Coward

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 5 Feb 2019, 5:29am
by Cyril Haearn
The six o'clock alarm would never ring
But it rings and I rise
Wipe the sleep out of my eyes
The shaving water's cold and it stings

The Monkeys (much bigger than the Beetles)

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 8 Feb 2019, 9:32am
by 9494arnold
I am not strange.

It is just my reality is different to yours.

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 8 Feb 2019, 1:45pm
by loch eck steve
To truly live this life one must choose bankruptcy of pocket over bankruptcy of soul .

or another fave of mine Obsessed is just a word the lazy use to describe the dedicated .

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 11 Feb 2019, 5:30am
by Cyril Haearn
The past is dead, the future is nothing but an illusion
The present is all we have
..
The mayor of a small community said, 'we may apply for grants from the €U and elsewhere, but that is so complicated, we do not have enough staff. We are too busy dealing with the past and the present to concern ourselves with the future too'

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 17 Feb 2019, 7:18pm
by majkell
"Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety." -- Benjamin Franklin

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 18 Feb 2019, 1:40pm
by ket
Experience is a dear teacher but fools will learn by no other.

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 18 Feb 2019, 3:04pm
by Audax67
"Swift, precise and wrong" - a favourite of an old development boss of mine.

"Step by step goes a long way". My Audax philosophy, lifted from a novel about the Cathars - pas à pas, ça va leung.

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 18 Feb 2019, 9:19pm
by Cyril Haearn
What you say is what you are :wink:

"Please not to feed the trolls"
[what do they eat?]

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 20 Feb 2019, 11:02am
by loch eck steve
If everybody goes mad who would notice ?

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 20 Feb 2019, 6:50pm
by kylecycler
"If I rest, I rust." - legendary Ayrshire cyclist Davie Bell. (It's why I'm all rusty.)

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 21 Feb 2019, 6:30am
by Cyril Haearn
My wife works hard at home in Berlin, looking after our six children
Riding the TdF is like a holiday in comparison

Jens Voigt

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 3 Mar 2019, 10:44am
by loch eck steve
Heard on the telly the other day ....... You don't stop doing things because your getting old , you get old because you stop doing things .......

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 6 Mar 2019, 5:45am
by Cyril Haearn
Better a wise opponent than a foolish ally

Re: Fave quotes...

Posted: 24 Mar 2019, 9:53am
by Cyril Haearn
Thinking often makes me sad, doing rarely makes me feel sad