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Author Topic: Quote for the Day  (Read 6726 times)

Offline rocky

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Quote for the Day
« on: February 22, 2018, 09:43:43 PM »
As the title says, here's the Quote for today

"I'm only responsible for what I say, not for what you understand".

I liked it, but don't know who said it.
« Last Edit: February 23, 2018, 02:21:24 AM by skb »
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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #1 on: February 23, 2018, 02:22:20 AM »
Edited to make the Quote bold.

Good one, rocky.
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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2018, 02:28:24 AM »
“In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.”

- Oscar Wilde

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2018, 07:18:48 AM »
Maybe if we tell people the brain is an app, they'll start using it. -
I like this.   :D
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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #4 on: February 23, 2018, 11:46:31 AM »
I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognized wiser than oneself. -- Marlene Dietriech

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #5 on: February 23, 2018, 05:55:43 PM »
Something in line with John’s post

People think of their own actions as the consequences of what came before, while they think of other people’s actions as the causes of what came later
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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #6 on: February 23, 2018, 06:23:36 PM »
It's always too early to quit.

Norman Vincent Peale
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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #7 on: February 24, 2018, 03:11:47 AM »
“Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.”

- Socrates

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #8 on: February 24, 2018, 08:04:47 AM »
I have 206 bones, 650 muscles and 50 billion cells in my body. It takes time to wake up all of them up in the morning.
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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #9 on: February 24, 2018, 03:49:59 PM »
My mom taught me this one when I was still a child . . .

'The only way to have a friend is to be one.' ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #10 on: February 24, 2018, 03:54:26 PM »
And my dad taught me this one:

'A wise old owl lived in an oak. The more he heard the less he spoke. The less he spoke the more he heard. Let's all be like that wise old bird.' ~ old English nursery rhyme

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #11 on: February 24, 2018, 04:08:22 PM »
I often think that the night is more alive and more richly colored than the day.
Vincent Van Gogh
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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #12 on: February 24, 2018, 05:16:12 PM »
50 billion cells in my body.

Close to 40 trillion. I read one study that tried to determine an accurate number. Their finding was 37.2 trillion average for an adult.
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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #13 on: February 24, 2018, 06:19:01 PM »
In the spirit of The Diabetic Pub

All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.

Ralph Waldo Emerson.
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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #14 on: February 24, 2018, 10:17:59 PM »
If plan A didn’t work, there are 25 more letters in the alphabet.
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