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  1. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    Cautious, careful people, always casting about to preserve their reputation and social standing, never can bring about reform.

    --Susan Brownell Anthony, 1860
  2. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    When women are depressed they either eat or go shopping. Men invade another country.

    --Elayne Boosler
  3. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.

    --Marie Curie, scientist
  4. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    My grandfather once told me that there are two kinds of people: those who work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was less competition there.

    --Indira Gandhi, prime minister of India
  5. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built. --U.S. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, in My Day

    The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. --U.S. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt
  6. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    If it is true that men are better than women because they are stronger, why aren't our sumo wrestlers in the government? --Kishida Toshiko, 19th century Japanese feminist
  7. ZOOfo-Dyas Jedi Grand Master

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    For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel?s sake. The great affair is to move; to feel the needs and hitches of our life more nearly; to come down off this feather-bed of civilisation, and find the globe granite underfoot and strewn with cutting flints.

    Robert Louis Stevenson (1850?1894)
  8. buffy_wine Jedi Master

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    "I'm insane. What's his excuse?"

    Spike. Season 7 of Buffy.
  9. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    YOu can't hate anyone more then you hate yourself -me!
  10. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    "Truth that's told with bad intent Beats all the Lies you can invent."

    -- William Blake (1757-1827), British poet, artist
  11. Zoom_Cthooga Jedi Grand Master

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    "Well, at least here you'll be treated with dignity. Now strip naked and get on the probulator."

    -Leela, Futurama
  12. Zoom_Cthooga Jedi Grand Master

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    "Hey. Did everything just taste purple for a second?"

    -Fry, Futurama
  13. Zoom_Cthooga Jedi Grand Master

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    Human female: "The holiday season is time of celebration for most but it is
    also the time to remember the tragic suffering of the less
    fortunate."
    Morbo: "Earthlings do not yet know the meaning of suffering."
    Human female: "Earlier today I visited the shelter for down-and-out robots.
    Homeless robots too poor to afford even the basic alcohol they
    need fuel their circuits. Is there anything sadder?
    Only drowning puppies and there have to be a lot of them."
  14. Sith_Slayer Force Ghost

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    "Few things are harder to put up with than a good example." Mark Twain (1835-1910)
  15. Zoom_Cthooga Jedi Grand Master

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    "I'm the type who'd be happy not going anywhere as long as I was sure I knew exactly what was happening at the places I wasn't going to. I'm the type who'd like to sit home and watch every party that I'm invited to on a monitor in my bedroom."

    -Andy Warhol
  16. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    We adore chaos because we love to produce order."
    -- M(auritis) C(ornelius) Escher (1898-1972), Dutch artist, mathamatician
  17. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    "You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star."
    -- Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (1844-1900), German philosopher
  18. Sith_Slayer Force Ghost

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    "Friends may come and go, but enemies accumulate." Thomas Jones
  19. Zoom_Cthooga Jedi Grand Master

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    "Somewhere between the Angels and the French lies the rest of humanity." -Mark Twain
  20. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    Indulge not thyself in the passion of anger; it is whetting a sword to wound thine own breast, or murder thy friend. -Akhenaton BC -~1375, Egyptian King, Monotheist
  21. Sith_Slayer Force Ghost

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    "You can get more with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone." Al Capone (1899-1947)
  22. Sarnia WOTR Liaison

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    I sense much NT in you, NT leads to bluescreen, Bluescreen leads to suffering, suffering leads to anger... - Old Wise Unix Jedi
  23. ObeyTheFist Jedi Master

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    Cancer patients are lied to, not just because the disease is (or is thought to be) a death sentence, but because it is felt to be obscene -- in the original meaning of that word: ill-omened, abominable, repugnant to the senses.
    Author: Susan Sontag 1933-, American Essayist
  24. Sith_Slayer Force Ghost

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    OTF, that's a great quote. FYI, Susan Sontag just passed away on December 28.
  25. Sith_Slayer Force Ghost

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    "Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes." Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)
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