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Cyril Haearn
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 1 Feb 2019, 6:02am

Let us not be beastly to the Germans!

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 5 Feb 2019, 5:29am

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)
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby 9494arnold » 8 Feb 2019, 9:32am

I am not strange.

It is just my reality is different to yours.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby loch eck steve » 8 Feb 2019, 1:45pm

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 .

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 11 Feb 2019, 5:30am

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'
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby majkell » 17 Feb 2019, 7:18pm

"Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety." -- Benjamin Franklin

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby ket » 18 Feb 2019, 1:40pm

Experience is a dear teacher but fools will learn by no other.

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Audax67 » 18 Feb 2019, 3:04pm

"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.
Have we got time for another cuppa?

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 18 Feb 2019, 9:19pm

What you say is what you are :wink:

"Please not to feed the trolls"
[what do they eat?]
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby loch eck steve » 20 Feb 2019, 11:02am

If everybody goes mad who would notice ?

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby kylecycler » 20 Feb 2019, 6:50pm

"If I rest, I rust." - legendary Ayrshire cyclist Davie Bell. (It's why I'm all rusty.)

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 21 Feb 2019, 6:30am

My wife works hard at home in Berlin, looking after our six children
Riding the TdF is like a holiday in comparison

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby loch eck steve » 3 Mar 2019, 10:44am

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 .......

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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 6 Mar 2019, 5:45am

Better a wise opponent than a foolish ally
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Re: Fave quotes...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 24 Mar 2019, 9:53am

Thinking often makes me sad, doing rarely makes me feel sad
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