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Panedi

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Message Posted: Mar 24, 2012 1:52:33 AM

It is easier to stay out of trouble than to get out of trouble.
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masrod
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 1:19:02 AM

"To acquire the habit of reading is to construct for yourself a refuge from almost all the miseries of life."

~ W. Somerset Maugham
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 11:58:35 PM

In any free society, the conflict between social conformity and individual liberty is permanent, unresolvable, and necessary. -Kathleen Norris, novelist and columnist (1880-1966) was a popular American
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 9:20:34 AM

"When people tell me I've kept them up all night, I feel like I've succeeded."

~ Sidney Sheldon (author)
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 5:50:43 AM

Exercise:
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Everywhere is walking distance if you have the time.

~~Steven Wright
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 5:09:19 PM

One must be drenched in words, literally soaked in them, to have the right ones form themselves into the proper patterns at the right moment. -Hart Crane, poet (1899-1932)

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Tobymum
Sophomore Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 9:55:21 AM

A rolling stone gathers no moss.
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 9:35:18 AM

"With every deed you are sowing a seed, though the harvest you may not see."

~ Ella Wheeler Wilcox
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 6:42:33 AM

An idea not coupled with action will never get any bigger than the brain cell it occupied.

~~Arnold Glasow
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 11:07:23 AM

"No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone else."

~ Charles Dickens
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 2:08:33 PM

The bicycle is the most civilized conveyance known to man. Other forms of transport grow daily more nightmarish. Only the bicycle remains pure in heart. -Iris Murdoch, writer (1919-1999)
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 2:27:44 AM

The difference between a successful person and others is not lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.

~~Vince Lombardi
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 11:47:52 PM

"Your own mind is a sacred enclosure into which nothing harmful can enter except by your permission."

~ Arnold Bennett
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judkay73
Champion Author Columbus

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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 10:16:54 AM

"Do Unto Others As You Would Have Them Do Unto You"
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 9:59:09 AM

"A closed mouth catches no flies."

~ Miguel de Cervantes
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 6:30:02 AM

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

~~Winston Churchill
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 16, 2014 10:53:42 PM

I have one share in corporate Earth, and I am nervous about the management. -E.B. White, writer (1899-1985)
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 16, 2014 10:03:47 AM

"A weed is but an unloved flower."

~ Ella Wheeler Wilcox
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 9:34:49 AM

"The heart of marriage is memories; and if the two of you happen to have the same ones and can savor your reruns, then your marriage is a gift from the gods."

~ Bill Cosby
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 6:42:10 AM

I've learned that you can't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands, you need to be able to throw something back.

~~Maya Angelou
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 14, 2014 5:38:29 PM

Every reader finds himself. The writer's work is merely a kind of optical instrument that makes it possible for the reader to discern what, without this book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself. -Marcel Proust, novelist (1871-1922)
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 14, 2014 10:19:11 AM

"Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work."

~ Mother Teresa
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 14, 2014 5:56:29 AM

Never mind searching for who you are, search for the person you aspire to be.

~~Robert Brault
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2014 10:32:32 PM

Any life, no matter how long and complex it may be, is made up of a single moment -- the moment in which a man finds out, once and for all, who he is. -Jorge Luis Borges, writer (1899-1986)

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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2014 1:38:05 AM

"Man is free at the moment he wishes to be."

~ Voltaire
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 12, 2014 11:39:26 AM

"People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude."

~ John c. Maxwell
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 12, 2014 8:17:03 AM

Step with care and great tact, and remember that life's a great balancing act.

~~Dr. Seuss
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 12, 2014 4:34:20 AM

People are like stained glass windows: they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light within. -Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, psychiatrist and author (1926-2004)
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Tobymum
Sophomore Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jul 10, 2014 7:01:21 PM

We're not here for a long time, we're here for a good time.
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 10, 2014 6:54:10 PM

A Leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.

~~John C. Maxwell
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 10, 2014 11:29:41 AM

The best way to be more free is to grant more freedom to others. -Carlo Dossi, author and diplomat (1849-1910)
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 10, 2014 8:17:07 AM

"To catch a husband is an art; to hold him is a job."

~ Simone de Beauvoir
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willp09
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2014 9:29:12 AM

"If I was doing any better, I'd think it was a frame-up".

--My maternal grandfather
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2014 9:28:18 AM

"There is in every true woman's heart a spark of heavenly fire, which lies dormant in the broad daylight of prosperity; but which kindles up, and beams and blazes in the dark hour of adversity."

~ Washington Irving
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2014 12:14:59 AM

Librarians are almost always very helpful and often almost absurdly knowledgeable. Their skills are probably very underestimated and largely underemployed.

~~Charles Medawar
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 8, 2014 11:57:41 PM

So long as you have food in your mouth, you have solved all questions for the time being. -Franz Kafka, novelist (1883-1924)
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 8, 2014 11:54:40 AM

"If people think nature is their friend, then they sure don't need an enemy."

~ Kurt Vonnegut
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 8, 2014 1:17:49 AM

People who matter are most aware that everyone else does too.
~~Malcolm Forbes
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2014 6:31:52 AM

A warm smile is the universal language of kindness. ~~William Arthur Ward
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 2:24:03 PM

If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.

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~~J.K. Rowling
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 9:49:51 AM

"The most influential of all educational factors is the conversation in a child's home."

~ William Temple
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 6:32:21 PM

One is happy as a result of one's own efforts once one knows the necessary ingredients of happiness: simple tastes, a certain degree of courage, self denial to a point, love of work, and above all, a clear conscience. -George Sand [pen name of Amantine-Aurore-Lucile Dupin], novelist (1804-1876)

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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 10:38:17 AM


**************HAPPY 4TH OF JULY, EVERYONE! ***************
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 8:42:07 AM

Age is a question of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

~~Leroy "Satchel" Paige
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 4:12:22 PM

The test of a democracy is not the magnificence of buildings or the speed of automobiles or the efficiency of air transportation, but rather the care given to the welfare of all the people. -Helen Adams Keller, lecturer and author (1880-1968)
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 11:41:53 AM

"Don't aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally."

~ David Frost
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judkay73
Champion Author Columbus

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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 8:47:06 AM

"Man is the only animal that blushes - or has reason to." - Mark Twain
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GasPasserAB
Champion Author Edmonton

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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2014 11:24:52 PM

Our society must make it right and possible for old people not to fear the young or be deserted by them, for the test of a civilization is the way that it cares for its helpless members. -Pearl S. Buck, Nobelist novelist (1892-1973)
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2014 9:59:44 AM

"We didn't lose the game; we just ran out of time."

~ Vince Lombardi
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Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2014 6:31:41 AM

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty of eighty.

~~Henry Ford
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masrod
Champion Author Iowa

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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 11:42:19 AM

"The past always looks better than it was. It's only pleasant because it isn't here."

~ Finley Peter Dunne
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