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Pearls of Wisdom

Runner

Cyburbian
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"The public is a thick-skinned beast and you have to keep whacking away on its hide to let it know you're there."
-Walt Whitman
 

Bullwinkle

Cyburbian
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"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut."
–Ernest Hemingway
 

Jeff

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"If a chick is hot a 2am, why didn't you notice her at 10pm?"

-Mike DeVuono
 

SGB

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My experience in government is that when things are non-controversial and beautifully coordinated, there is not much going on.
- - John F. Kennedy
 

Chet

Cyburbian Emeritus
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"Be Good, or Be Good At It"
-Roxanne Bogenski, UW-Oshkosh Class of 1988
 

el Guapo

Capitalist
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Gentlemen the key to life, and basic training, is to show up on time - everytime. Bring a ballpoint pen and something to write on.

SSG Fisher 1986
 

NHPlanner

Forums Administrator & Gallery Moderator
Staff member
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My old signature line:

"Planning without action is futile, action without planning is fatal." -- F. Sherkow
 

nerudite

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What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
 

Cardinal

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I've posted it before, but it is a favorite:

"Any public action which is not customary either is wrong, or if it is right, is a dangerous precedent. It follows that nothing should ever be done for the first time." - F.M. Cornford
 

giff57

Corn Burning Fool
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Never criticize a person until you have walked a mile in their shoes, because then you are a mile away from them and you have their shoes.

--I forget
 

The Irish One

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Never criticize a person until you have walked a mile in their shoes, because then yo

that sounds like jack handey

"It takes a big man to cry, but it takes a bigger man to laugh at that man."

jack handey
 

donk

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I can laugh at myself, but it is more fun to laugh at others.

Original

Dan, yours sounds like something out of Coupland's Shampoo Planet, it is so Madge.
 

Mastiff

Gunfighter
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Re: Never criticize a person until you have walked a mile in their shoes, because then yo

The Irish one said:
that sounds like jack handey
If trees screamed, would we still cut them down? And if they screamed all the time... would we cut all of them down?

Jack
 

Chet

Cyburbian Emeritus
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"I beleive that a woman should be placed on a pedestal.... just high enough to see up her skirt"
- S. Martin
 

Chet

Cyburbian Emeritus
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Life is like a box of chocolates, except life doesn't make you tubby.
 

Jeff

Cyburbian
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He who sheds his blood with me today shall be my brother.

-William Shakespeare
 

Seabishop

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"Every rose has its thorn
Just every cowboy sings a sad, sad song
Every rose has its thorn"

Poison
 

The Irish One

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Probably the earliest flyswatters were nothing more than some sort of striking surface attached to the end of a long stick

jack handey
 
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