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The quote of the day [2]

  1. #1241


    Gold Coast (Australia)
    Posts : 702
    Windows 8.1 x64


    ''You can fool some of the people all of the time, and those are the ones you need to concentrate on.'

    ~ President George W. Bush,

    (yes, he actually said that at the 2001 Gridiron dinner
    )

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  2. #1242


    India
    Posts : 1,184
    Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Linux Mint 14


    Quote Originally Posted by antspants View Post
    ''You can fool some of the people all of the time, and those are the ones you need to concentrate on.'

    ~ President George W. Bush,

    (yes, he actually said that at the 2001 Gridiron dinner
    )
    I know this thread is not the right place, but couldn't stop myself from commenting on this:
    Apple Computers have found great success with that policy. Time for me to follow this golden advice.
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  3. #1243


    Bay Area
    Posts : 21,840
    Windows 7 Home Premium x64


    People who work sitting down get paid more than people who work standing up.
    ~Ogden Nash

    A Guy
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  4. #1244


    An argument from intimidation is a confession of intellectual impotence.

    ~ Ayn Rand
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  5. #1245


    Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't.

    ~ Erica Jong
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  6. #1246


    Bay Area
    Posts : 21,840
    Windows 7 Home Premium x64


    “But we have received a sign, Edith - a mysterious sign. A miracle has happened on this farm... in the middle of the web there were the words 'Some Pig'... we have no ordinary pig."

    "Well", said Mrs. Zuckerman, "it seems to me you're a little off. It seems to me we have no ordinary spider.”
    ~E.B. White, Charlotte's Web

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  7. #1247


    Hog butcher for the world
    Tool maker, stacker of wheat
    Player with railroads and the nation's freight handler
    Stormy, husky, brawling
    City of big shoulders

    ~ Carl Sandburg, "Chicago," 1916
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  8. #1248


    Gold Coast (Australia)
    Posts : 702
    Windows 8.1 x64


    "You're a comical little geezer. You'll look funny when you're fifty"

    ~ James Fox to Mick Jagger (Aged 27) in the 1970 film "Performance"

    Mick Jagger Aged 27

    Click image for larger version

    Mick Jagger Aged 50

    Click image for larger version

    It was funny at the time because I went to see it again when Miick Jagger turned 50 birthday and he hadn't changed (much)
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  9. #1249


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Even a blind hog can find an acorn once in a while.
    ~~~ Anon.
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  10. #1250


    Bay Area
    Posts : 21,840
    Windows 7 Home Premium x64


    Technology is a way of organizing the universe so that man doesn't have to experience it.
    ~Max Frisch

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