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-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso



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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 832 days ago

Truer words were never spoken. :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 832 days ago

I wish I had a comfort zone (just as a starting point)!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Bob817

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#3 posted 832 days ago

Hmmm! Yep.

-- ~ Bob ~ Newton, N.H.

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#4 posted 832 days ago

I agree.

-- Having fun...Eric

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Bertha

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#5 posted 832 days ago

Then my comfort zone is at the end of this
.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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Lee Barker

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#6 posted 831 days ago

Said another way, not as succinctly, but more colorfully:

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat.”
― Theodore Roosevelt

-- "...in his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"

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Moron

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#7 posted 831 days ago

Love that “Quote” Lee.

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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Bertha

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#8 posted 831 days ago

^people that THINK they’re beautiful surely just happen.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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Moron

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#9 posted 517 days ago

people don’t think Bertha, thats for sure

that has at least been my experience

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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Moron

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#10 posted 517 days ago

the thought process of those I know enough about, is limited to the moment

that “moment”

is always defined by what they can do, instead of what they cant

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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Moron

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#11 posted 517 days ago

chairman of the “bored”

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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Moron

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#12 posted 472 days ago

what

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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Moron

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#13 posted 316 days ago

perfection

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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