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08-17-2012 11:48 PM

A sex symbol becomes a thing. I just hate to be a thing.
Marilyn Monroe

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#1 posted 08-19-2012 08:15 PM

“On the issue of evolution, the verdict is still out on how God created the Earth.”— President George W. Bush, a born-again Christian

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#2 posted 08-20-2012 02:04 PM

Casey Stengel on the art of managing a baseball team:

“The trick is to keep to 50% of players who hate your guts away from the 50% who are undecided.”

-- Altruism is, ultimately, self-serving

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#3 posted 08-21-2012 03:47 PM

“Give me 6 hours to chop down a tree, and I will spend the first 4 hours sharpening the ax.” Honest Abe Lincoln

-- Power tools put us ahead of the monkeys

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#4 posted 08-21-2012 03:53 PM

“Sometimes in life you’re gonna have to do a bunch of crap that you dont want to do. Its part of being a man” – Big BruceStef

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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#5 posted 08-21-2012 03:58 PM

Give me a lever and a place to stand, and I will show you somebody who responds to my ridiculous requests…. —Archimedes

-- Einstein: "The intuitive mind is a sacred gift, and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift." I'm Poopiekat!!

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#6 posted 08-21-2012 04:16 PM

“it is a sign of an intelligent mind to entertain a thought or concept without taking it personal” ~ Socrates

-- " 'Truth' is like a beautiful flower, unique to each plant and to the season it blossoms ... 'Fact' is the root and leaf, allowing the plant grow and bloom again."

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#7 posted 08-21-2012 04:35 PM

We did it so well, we get to do it again….

Banner on the Guidon of C Co. 1st Bn. 166 Inf.

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use

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#8 posted 08-21-2012 05:22 PM

I know nothing about sex, because I was always married.
Zsa Zsa Gabor

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#9 posted 08-21-2012 05:25 PM

I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator.
Adolf Hitler

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#10 posted 06-12-2013 08:16 PM

IT was just pointed out to me that for years now I have been ascribing my above Quote to Socrates.. so much for relying on my college education. LOL… it was Aristotle. And here I am on the internet and didn’t double check.. oh well.. being wrong only makes me more right next time. :)

-- " 'Truth' is like a beautiful flower, unique to each plant and to the season it blossoms ... 'Fact' is the root and leaf, allowing the plant grow and bloom again."

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#11 posted 06-12-2013 08:50 PM

“I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.”

Winston Churchill

this and others at: http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/w/winston_churchill.html

-- God exists... But relax, He's not you!

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#12 posted 06-12-2013 09:06 PM

“Everybody loves you when you’re six foot in the ground.”

John Lennon

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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