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06-26-2009, 02:09 AM
"You suffer because because you choose to" My Mother :)

06-26-2009, 04:26 AM
“We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.”
- Anais Nin

06-26-2009, 12:59 PM
Success is the prize for those who stand true to their ideas!” Josh S. Hinds

06-27-2009, 05:13 AM
"See to do good, and you will find that happiness will run after you."
— James Freeman Clarke

06-27-2009, 08:45 AM
Friends come and go, sisters are forever." My mom

06-28-2009, 05:31 AM
"One forgives to the degree that one loves."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

06-28-2009, 12:31 PM
Youse gets there the fastest, with the mostest, den hits dem ta hardest, whens dey ain't lookin. Unknown Cavalry Sergeant.

06-28-2009, 01:43 PM
"Say what you mean & mean what you say."
- Original author unknown

06-29-2009, 06:19 AM
"Like water, be gentle and strong.
Be gentle enough to follow the natural paths of the earth,
and strong enough to rise up and reshape the world."
- Brenda Peterson

Dirty Ernie
06-29-2009, 07:45 AM
"If the Pilgrims had landed in California, the East Coast would still be wilderness"-Gov. Ronald Reagan

07-01-2009, 09:18 AM
"Your future depends on many things, but mostly on you."
- Frank Tyger

07-02-2009, 06:15 AM
"When you love someone, you've gotta trust them. There's no
other way. You've got to give them the key to everything
that's yours. Otherwise, what's the point?"
- unknown

07-02-2009, 10:29 AM
We identify the flag with almost everything we hold dear on earth, peace, security, liberty, our family, our friends, our home…But when we look at our flag and behold it emblazoned with all our rights we must remember that it is equally a symbol of our duties. Every glory that we associate with it is the result of duty done.”
Calvin Coolidge

07-02-2009, 02:31 PM
Try not to be a man of success, but rather to be a man of value." Albert Einstein

07-03-2009, 07:06 AM
"A woman marries a man expecting he will change, but he doesn't.
A man marries a woman expecting that she won't change, and she does."
- unknown

07-03-2009, 09:12 AM
"You are the way you are because that's the way you
want to be. If you really wanted to be any different, you
would be in the process of changing right now."

— Fred Smith: The founder of Federal Express

07-04-2009, 06:12 AM
"One person can make a difference and every person should try."
- John F Kennedy

07-04-2009, 07:16 AM
No one seems to have enough time, but everyone has all that there is!


07-05-2009, 06:20 AM
"Never mind what others do; do better than yourself,
beat your own record from day to day and you are a success."
- William J. H. Boetcker

07-06-2009, 02:05 AM
"We all agree on the necessity of compromise. We just can't agree on when it's necessary to compromise." - Larry Wall

07-06-2009, 06:54 AM
"We need not think alike to love alike."
- Francis David

07-07-2009, 06:44 AM
"Speak when you are angry, and you will make the best speech
you will ever regret."
- Ambrose Bierce (1842-1913)

Michelle Chanel
07-07-2009, 07:53 AM
If you shoot for the stars and hit the moon, it's OK. But you've got to shoot for something. A lot of people don't even shoot.

It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the whole scheme of things works. All good things are difficult to achieve; and bad things are very easy to get.

Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.

The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.

There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest. The second is limitation, which is the easiest. The third is experience, which is the bitterest.

Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

It does not matter how slowly you go, so long as you do not stop.

The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.

When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.

To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.


07-08-2009, 05:28 PM
"Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing."
- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

07-09-2009, 07:30 AM
"It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing
to do yourself."
- Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962)

Paul in Saudi
07-09-2009, 09:42 AM
"The effect of power on the strong is usually to soften."
-The Economist Magazine
The Obituary of Abraham Lincoln

07-10-2009, 05:36 AM
"If you ain't cheatin', you ain't tryin' hard enough."
- Author unknown

07-10-2009, 07:59 PM
"When you love someone, you've gotta trust them. There's no other way. You've got to give them the key to everything that's yours. Otherwise, what's the point?"
- unknown

I sure hope it isn't from that stripper and her kid you took in out of pity.


Dorothy Parker QUOTES:

If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to.

You can't teach an old dogma new tricks.

I like to have a martini,
Two at the very most.
After three I'm under the table,
after four I'm under my host.

Brevity is the soul of lingerie.

If all the young ladies who attended the Yale prom were laid end to end, no one would be the least surprised.

07-11-2009, 07:26 AM
"I have seen a face whose sheen I could look through to the ugliness
beneath, and a face whose sheen I had to lift to see how beautiful
it was. I have seen an old face much lined with nothing, and a smooth face
in which all things were graven. I know faces, because I look through the fabric
my own eye weaves, and behold the reality beneath."
- Kahlil Gibran

07-13-2009, 06:28 AM
"I am a verb."
- Ulysses S. Grant

07-13-2009, 10:56 AM
“The secret of joy in work is contained in one word – excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.” Pearl S. Buck

07-14-2009, 05:58 AM
"The (wo)man who follows a crowd
will never be followed by a crowd."
- R.S. Donnell

07-15-2009, 07:51 AM
“The world has grown suspicious of anything that looks like a happily married life.”
- Oscar Wilde

07-15-2009, 08:32 AM
"If I put you first and you put me first,
no one will ever be second."
- Lisa Meyer

07-16-2009, 06:25 AM
"The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
The secret of getting started is breaking your complex
overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks
and then starting on the first one."
- Samuel Langhorne Clemens [Mark Twain]

07-17-2009, 06:22 AM
"My true love brought me flowers tonight,
and I'm all smiles and song.
I guess I'm doing something right--
or he's done something wrong!"
- Maureen Cannon

07-19-2009, 06:33 PM
"Closed mouths don't get fed."
- Author unknown

07-20-2009, 05:55 AM
"Nothing is impossible. Some things are just less likely
than others."
- Jonathan Winters

07-21-2009, 07:57 AM
"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent."
- Eleanor Roosevelt

07-22-2009, 08:11 AM
"Only a mediocre person is always at his best."
- W. Somerset Maugham

07-22-2009, 08:47 AM
"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist
sees the opportunity in every difficulty."
— Winston Churchill:

07-22-2009, 09:29 AM
What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us, what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.” Albert Pike

07-22-2009, 10:37 AM
"Only a mediocre person is always at his best."
- W. Somerset Maugham
What I've strived for my whole life...

"Women want mediocre men, and men are working to be as mediocre as possible."
- Margaret Mead

07-24-2009, 06:35 AM
"You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life."
- Winston Churchill

07-24-2009, 10:45 AM
Get as much (pussy) as you can, while you still can.

~my bro's 80 year old buddy/mentor. :D

07-24-2009, 11:42 AM
“It is when the well is dry that we know that price of water.” Ben Franklin

07-24-2009, 02:52 PM
" The problem with socialism is that, sooner or later, you run out of other people's money " - Margaret Thatcher

07-27-2009, 10:52 AM
"That best portion of a good [wo]man's life:
His[Her] little nameless, unremembered acts
Of kindness and of love."
- William Wordsworth

07-30-2009, 07:54 AM
"Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair."
- Kahlil Gibran

07-30-2009, 10:23 AM
“Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don’t turn up at all.” Sam Ewig