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    Oct 2001
    Solano County, California

    My favorite new quote!

    In writing about new legislation banning fox hunting in Britain, Debra Saunders of the SF Chronicle opined:

    "Sometimes the highest purpose of government isn't to protect or to serve, but to provide believers with the delicious satisfaction of forcing other people to do as they say. Tally ho."

    She's a conservative local columnist that I often find very rational.

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    Cyburbian Plus PlannerGirl's avatar
    Mar 2002
    lol i like that!
    "They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety." Ben Franklin

    Remember this motto to live by: "Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, chocolate in one hand, martini in the other, body thoroughly used up, totally worn out and screaming 'WOO- HOO what a ride!'"

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    Cyburbian michaelskis's avatar
    Apr 2003
    Here, but where are you?
    so simple... so to the point... SO TRUE
    There is no such thing as failure, only learning experiences. However, it is our choice to learn the lesson and change or not.

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