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Anais Nin
Anais Nin
Thespian

Jan-25-2010 21:20

When you get to know me, you discover that I LOVE quotes. I have filled many journals entirely with them. I know my favorites... but what are yours? ;)

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Kathryn Gumshoe the 7th
Kathryn Gumshoe the 7th
Battered Shoe

Jan-26-2010 19:41

"Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today."

- James Dean

Jesse Hunter
Jesse Hunter
Santa's Little Helper

Jan-27-2010 14:52

"Don't be afraid to see what you see."
-Ronald Reagan

“Just as war is freedom's cost, disagreement is freedom's privilege."
-Bill Clinton

"No statement should be believed because it is made by an authority."
-Robert A. Heinlein

M. Lacrimosa
M. Lacrimosa
Thespian

Jan-27-2010 19:21

"The only thing we have to fear, is fear itself."
-Franklin Roosevelt

"If at first you don't succeed, try and try again until you do succeed"
-Unknown

"Immigrants who come to America illegally, are violating the law"
-George Bush (I found it funny that he said that because that's a common sense statement)

Shadowrun
Shadowrun
Collector

Jan-27-2010 22:41

"Cuius testiculous habes, habeas cardia et cerebellum"
-Terry Pratchett

And here's a quote that needs to be kept in its context to be understood. Still a good quote though.

The French philosopher Denis Diderot was visiting Russia on Catherine the Great's invitation. However, the Empress was alarmed that the philosopher's arguments for atheism were influencing members of her court, and so Euler was asked to confront the Frenchman. Diderot was later informed that a learned mathematician had produced a proof of the existence of God: he agreed to view the proof as it was presented in court. Euler appeared, advanced toward Diderot, and in a tone of perfect conviction announced, "Sir, (a+b^n)/z=x, hence God existsâ€"reply!". Diderot, to whom (says the story) all mathematics was gibberish, stood dumbstruck as peals of laughter erupted from the court. Embarrassed, he asked to leave Russia, a request that was graciously granted by the Empress.

Sal Iva
Sal Iva
Little Monster

Jan-28-2010 16:29

"No one ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American people".

H. L. Mencken

Kyle XY Rocks
Kyle XY Rocks
Pinball Amateur

Jan-28-2010 18:42

"I love those moments i love to wave at them as they pass by." ~ Johnny Depp as Jack Sparrow

Kyle XY Rocks
Kyle XY Rocks
Pinball Amateur

Jan-28-2010 18:43

"If life gives you lemons squirt the juice into the eyes of your enemies"

The Happy Bunny

Josèe Nin
Josèe Nin

Jan-28-2010 21:58

"Sometimes the appropriate response to reality is to go insane." ~Philip K. Dick

"Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead." ~Charles Bukowski

"Silly things do cease to be silly if they are done by sensible people in an impudent way." ~Jane Austen

Old Wizard Nicolas
Old Wizard Nicolas

Feb-8-2010 08:03

Si parvis componere magna solebam.--Jules Verne Life is like a box of chocolate, you never know what's inside befor you open it.--"Forrest Gump" Pas de grand désirs, pas de grand talents.--Honoré de Balzac

ercule olmes
ercule olmes
Sleuth About Town

Feb-12-2010 10:17

It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them. - Agatha Christie

You're not perfect, sport, and let me save you the suspense: this girl you've met, she's not perfect either. But the question is whether or not you're perfect for each other. - Robin Williams (in Good Will Hunting)

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