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Pollypocket

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Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« on: June 07, 2005, 06:23:01 PM »
False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.

Richard Burton

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #1 on: June 07, 2005, 08:43:01 PM »
The world is a dangerous place. Not because of the people who are evil; but because of the people who don't do anything about it. 

Albert Einstein


So glad you brought quotes back, Polly *s*

Pollypocket

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2005, 05:51:42 AM »
Thanks, Spacey!! If only one other person besides myself enjoys this thread, then I too am glad to have brought it back. *hugs*

Trust that little voice in your head that says "Wouldn't it be interesting if.."; And then do it.

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2005, 06:28:29 AM »
A friend is someone with whom you dare to be yourself.

~ Frank Crane

Glad to see this thread back..always enjoyed reading and posting here..thanks Polly..*s*
~Life is not the amount of breaths you take, it's the moments that take your breath away~


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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #4 on: June 08, 2005, 10:05:56 AM »
A friend in need... is a pest.

Benny Hill   :P

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #5 on: June 08, 2005, 02:24:58 PM »
 


        I believe that friends are quiet angels who sit on our shoulders and lift our wings when we forget how to fly."
         Anonymous

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #6 on: June 08, 2005, 04:22:35 PM »
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.

John F. Kennedy

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #7 on: June 08, 2005, 05:05:05 PM »
Life's too short...
...kiss slowly,
...love deeply,
forgive quickly!

unknown~
~Life is not the amount of breaths you take, it's the moments that take your breath away~


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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #8 on: June 08, 2005, 05:12:32 PM »
Death is more universal than life; everyone dies, but not everyone lives.

Aaron McGruder

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #9 on: June 08, 2005, 06:18:22 PM »
 

       Expecting life to treat you well because you are a good person is like expecting an angry bull not to charge because you are a vegetarian.-- Shari R. Barr

Pollypocket

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #10 on: June 08, 2005, 09:09:03 PM »
you are most welcome TE.....*bright smile*

Laughter is a tranquilizer with no side effects.

Barbara Johnson

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #11 on: June 09, 2005, 07:15:29 AM »
Being happy doesn't mean everything is perfect. It means you have decided to look beyond the imperfections. \

~Unknown 
~Life is not the amount of breaths you take, it's the moments that take your breath away~


Pollypocket

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #12 on: June 09, 2005, 08:29:45 PM »
When man learns to understand and control his own behavior as well as he is learning to understand and control the behavior of crop plants and domestic animals, he may be justified in believing that he has become civilized.

Ayn Rand


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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #13 on: June 10, 2005, 01:49:10 AM »
 

      "Contentment is not the fulfillment of what you want, but the realization of how much you already have."
       
                 Anonymous

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Re: Famous (and not so famous) quotes
« Reply #14 on: June 10, 2005, 05:54:57 AM »
Conquering any difficulty always gives one a secret joy, for it means pushing back a boundary-line and adding to one's liberty.

Henri Frederic Amiel