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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Mike Sales » 26 Mar 2020, 1:41pm

“Life is too important to be taken seriously.”


One of Oscar's.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 26 Mar 2020, 1:48pm

God made heaven and earth
We built the rest

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Postby Debs » 26 Mar 2020, 2:13pm

Morzedec wrote:As applied to some posters on this Forum:

"You can't win an argument with a fool"

My Grandfather, that was, giving me ever more business advice.

Happy days, R.I.P.


Very true indeed, and a variant of the Bill Murray quote :D

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Morzedec » 27 Mar 2020, 9:19am

Debs, nice one: never knew that Murray had met my Grandfather.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 29 Mar 2020, 6:19pm

'Sometimes the smallest feet leave the biggest impressions'

Saw that on the grave of a child who died the day she was born. Bet she went straight to heaven
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 8 Apr 2020, 3:40pm

Two things are endless, the universe and the stupidity of personkind. Not quite sure if the universe is endless, mind..

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 29 Apr 2020, 7:51am

Immer juenger werden, je alter man wird, das ist die rechte Lebenskunst

Get younger and younger as one gets older, that is the way to live

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby jimlews » 3 May 2020, 9:49am

The road goes ever on.
Bilbo Baggins.

Yes, but the track just peters out!
Me.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby jimlews » 3 May 2020, 9:52am

Ich bin ein Berliner. (I'm a hamburger)
John F Kennedy.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby jimlews » 4 May 2020, 7:50pm

I wouldn't join ANY club that would have ME in it.

Groucho Marks (I believe)

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby simonineaston » 5 May 2020, 8:23am

doughnut, not 'burger... that's a different German city!
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby jimlews » 5 May 2020, 9:20am

simonineaston wrote:doughnut, not 'burger... that's a different German city!


I defer to your superior polyglottal sagacity, Simon.

I posted anyway (for the porpoises of levity), anticipating correction.

Thank you.

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Postby simonineaston » 5 May 2020, 9:59am

...d'you know what - when I re-read your post, I thought, "wait a mo' - he's making a joke!" but it was too late - I'd clicked that pesky Submit button. Sorry!
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby jimlews » 5 May 2020, 10:23am

simonineaston wrote:...d'you know what - when I re-read your post, I thought, "wait a mo' - he's making a joke!" but it was too late - I'd clicked that pesky Submit button. Sorry!



No problem, Simon.

My humor is pretty leaden at the best of times!

Actually "I too am a Doughnut" is even funnier, in my humble opinion.

All the Best.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby sjs » 5 May 2020, 1:15pm

Told my girl I'll have to forget her;
Rather buy me a new carburetor.

Roger Meddows Taylor