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Poster:clemencey
Date:2007-10-11 01:01
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( You could sleep with the entire world and still feel rejected. )

- The Science of Sleep

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Poster:no_chienne
Date:2007-09-28 00:22
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( "To me, you are perfect." - Mark, Love Actually )

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Poster:no_chienne
Date:2007-09-22 15:45
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( CLEMENTINE: You can't be ugly! Be pretty! )

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Poster:no_chienne
Date:2007-09-11 23:27
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( Without thought. )

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Poster:fallenangleliel
Date:2007-06-20 21:50
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Mood: optimistic

"In life you have to let go to make it a little more interesting."
- C'est la Vie, Aino Minako (Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon), Komatsu Ayaka

...I haven't done anything here in a while and after finishing the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon (Live-Action Sailor Moon) series, I found this to be my favorite quote. Thought I'd share.

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Poster:sugaqueen83
Date:2007-01-13 21:09
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"We are not made for the mountains, for sunrises, or for the other beautiful attractions in life - those are simply intended to be moments of inspiration. We are made for the valley and the ordinary things of life and that is where we have to prove our stamina and strength."
Oswald Chambers



"Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it."
~ Buddha ~



"It is not length of life, but depth of life."
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~



"What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things."
~ Unknown ~



"Do what you can with what you've got wherever you are."
~ Theodore Roosevelt ~



"To dream of the person you wish to be is to waste the person you are"
~ Author Unknown ~
quote submitted by Diane.



"To be sensitive is to feel the thoughts and hearts of others as only you would want yours felt."
~ Author Unknown ~
quote submitted by Vicky.



"For a long time it had seemed to me that life was about to begin.....
But there was always some obstacle in the way, something to be gotten through first, some unfinished business, time still to be served, a debt to be paid.Then life would begin. At last it dawned on me that these obstacles were my life."
~ Alfred Souza ~



"The true meaning of life is to plant trees under whose shade you do not expect to sit"
~ Nelson Henderson ~1860



"You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try."
~ Beverly Sills ~



"The ordinary acts we practice every day at home are of more importance to the soul than their simplicity might suggest."
~ Thomas Moore ~



"The hardest thing in life, is letting go of what you thought was real."
~ Author Unknown ~
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"Time is the coin of your life.
It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you."
~ Carl Sandburg ~



"Life is what happens, while you are busy making plans."
~ John Lennon ~
quote submitted by Tracy.



"Life is the art of drawing without an eraser."
~ John W. Gardner ~



"We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures."
~ Thornton Wilder ~
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"Within your heart, keep one still, secret spot where dreams may go."
~ Louise Driscoll ~



"Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best."
~ Henry Van Dyke ~



"Integrity simply means a willingness not to violate one's identity."
~ Eric Fromm ~



"If you will it, it is no dream."
~ Theodore Herzl ~
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"If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them."
~ Henry David Thoreau ~



"There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle."
~ Albert Einstein ~



"The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one."
~ Elbert Hubbard ~
quote submitted by Susan. 

  • "When you learn how to die, you learn how to live."
  • "Death ends a life, not a relationship."
  • "The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in."
  • "Sometimes you cannot believe what you see, you have to believe what you feel. And if you are ever going to have other people trust you, you must feel that you can trust them, too - even when you’re in the dark. Even when you’re falling."
  • "When you're in bed, you're dead"
  • "Love wins. Love always wins."
  • "As you grow, you learn more. If you stayed as ignorant as you were at twenty-two, you'd always be twenty-two. Aging is not just decay, you know. It's growth. It's more than the negative that you're going to die, it's the positive that you understand you're going to die, and that you live a better life because of it."
  • "Love each other or perish."
  • "Love is how you stay alive, even after you are gone."
  • "Don't hang on too long, but don't let go too soon."
  • "Without love, we are birds with broken wings."
  • Tuesdays With Morrie

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Poster:eversosorry
Date:2006-12-19 22:12
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"I didn't care that you left and abandoned me, what hurts more is that I would still die for you."

"Can someone please call the surgeon, who can crack my ribs and repair this broken heart that you're deserting, for better company"- The Postal Service

"Yeah, well maybe I hurt you sometimes, but let's contrast and compare. Lift up your shirt, the wound isn't there."

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Poster:sunlike
Date:2006-12-19 19:46
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The human mind treats a new idea the same way the body treats a strange protein; it rejects it.

Peter. B. Medawar, scientist, Nobel laureate (1915-1987)

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Poster:sunlike
Date:2006-12-11 00:47
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God loved the birds and invented trees. Man loved the birds and invented
cages.

Jacques Deval, writer and director (1895-1972)

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Poster:missunknownn
Date:2006-12-09 05:25
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Hi, i was wondering if anybody had any quotes that talk about not running away from your problems.
thanks in advance

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Poster:sunlike
Date:2006-11-29 00:27
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We either make ourselves happy or miserable. The amount of work is the same.

Carlos Castenada, mystic and author (1925-1998)

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Poster:sunlike
Date:2006-11-03 02:45
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"The problem with being sure that God is on your side is that you can't change your mind, because God sure isn't going to change His."

Roger Ebert, film-critic (1942- )

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Poster:sunlike
Date:2006-10-22 15:24
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I trust everyone. I just don't trust the devil inside them.

~Troy Kennedy-Martin, The Italian Job

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Poster:famousamy
Date:2006-02-09 06:17
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Since someone finally posted again, I thought I'd send out the quotes of the day.

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Don't use a big word where a diminutive one will suffice. - Unknown

Men are not against you; they are merely for themselves. - Gene Fowler

The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time. - Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970)

My definition of an expert in any field is a person who knows enough about what's really going on to be scared. - P. J. Plauger, Computer Language, March 1983

All from http://www.quotationspage.com/qotd.html.

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Poster:ziggymeg
Date:2006-02-08 23:27
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Mood: amused

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Just joined. I have maaany favorite quotes, but since I just got done watching Project Runway with my roomie, I'll put a quote from tonight's episode.

"Are these space pants? 'Cus my ass is out of this world." - Santino

Look forward to reading all of your favorite bits o' wisdom. ;-)

Says,
Meg

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Poster:shared_boxers
Date:2005-07-15 08:00
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"A diplomat... is a person who can tell you to go to hell in such a way that you actually look forward to the trip."
  -- Caskie Stinnett, Out of the Red (1960)

"Charm is a way of getting the answer yes without asking a clear question."
  -- Albert Camus (1913 - 1960)

"What I look forward to is continued immaturity followed by death."
  -- Dave Barry (1947 - )

"About the time we think we can make ends meet, somebody moves the ends."
  -- Herbert Hoover (1874 - 1964)

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Poster:shared_boxers
Date:2005-07-14 08:00
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"Things are only impossible until they're not."
  -- Jean-Luc Picard, 'Star Trek: The Next Generation'

"Neurotics build castles in the air, psychotics live in them. My mother cleans them."
  -- Rita Rudner

"Some people have so much respect for their superiors they have none left for themselves."
  -- Peter McArthur

"When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice."
  -- Marquis de la Grange (1639 - 1692)

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Poster:shared_boxers
Date:2005-07-13 08:00
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"The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one."
  -- Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

"I don't make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts."
  -- Will Rogers (1879 - 1935), Saturday Review, Aug. 25, 1962

"That all men are equal is a proposition which, at ordinary times, no sane individual has ever given his assent."
  -- Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

"Look wise, say nothing, and grunt. Speech was given to conceal thought."
  -- Sir William Osler (1849 - 1919)

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Poster:shared_boxers
Date:2005-07-12 08:00
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"If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants."
  -- Isaac Newton (1642 - 1727), Letter to Robert Hooke, February 5, 1675

"Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers."
  -- T. S. Eliot (1888 - 1965)

"First there is a time when we believe everything, then for a little while we believe with discrimination, then we believe nothing whatever, and then we believe everything again - and, moreover, give reasons why we believe."
  -- Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (1742 - 1799)

"Irrationally held truths may be more harmful than reasoned errors."
  -- Thomas H. Huxley (1825 - 1895)

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Poster:shared_boxers
Date:2005-07-11 08:00
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"A friend is someone who will help you move. A real friend is someone who will help you move a body."
  -- Unknown

"Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards."
  -- Soren Kierkegaard (1813 - 1855)

"Many people would sooner die than think; In fact, they do so."
  -- Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970)

"If you make people think they're thinking, they'll love you; But if you really make them think, they'll hate you."
  -- Don Marquis (1878 - 1937)

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