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Post by Andrew Pohlman » Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:44 pm

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Post by doug » Wed Jun 06, 2018 12:40 am

“Some people take their therapy lying down. Others just lean into it.”
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Post by Andrew Fryer » Wed Jun 06, 2018 1:33 pm

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Post by Pat Foster » Wed Jun 06, 2018 1:42 pm

"Two things that I just can't stand- a man that ain't true and one that mocks what is."

Hazel Motes played by Brad Dourif, in Wise Blood.

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Post by GuitarsWeB » Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:47 pm

Cash talks....b-s walks!

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Post by Andrew Pohlman » Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:15 pm

GuitarsWeB wrote:
Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:47 pm
Cash talks....b-s walks!
I think this a rather outdated. The new cliche should be:
Bit coin talks ... :D
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Post by montana » Sat Jun 09, 2018 8:37 am

Never judge a man until you walk a mile in his boots. Then, when you do judge him, you're a mile away and you have his boots.

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Post by Erik Zurcher » Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:49 pm

The secret of change lies not on focusing on defending old values but on building new ones.
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Post by Andrew Pohlman » Tue Jun 12, 2018 4:42 pm

"You can call any old [s***] a Chinese proverb on the internet."
— Confucius

Chinese literature scholar, Brendan O'Kane, 06/2018
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Post by Erik Zurcher » Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:48 pm

Creating possibilities is more effective than searching for the only just answer.
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Post by gitgeezer » Wed Jun 13, 2018 2:10 pm

From BBC News:

The daughter of the US president tweeted on Monday: "'Those who say it can not be done, should not interrupt those doing it.' - Chinese Proverb".

But digital sleuths in the US and China said there is no evidence such a pearl of wisdom originated in China. The alleged misattribution has provoked the proverbial online backlash.

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Post by Erik Zurcher » Tue Jun 19, 2018 9:36 pm

Experience enables you only to solve old problems. Creativity is the way to solve new ones.
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Post by GuitarsWeB » Tue Jun 19, 2018 9:53 pm

Procrastination is the thief of time....

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Post by William Byrd » Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:14 pm

Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible.
~Frank Zappa~
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Post by GuitarsWeB » Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:51 pm

William Byrd wrote:
Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:14 pm
Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible.
~Frank Zappa~
Lot of truth there, but I have never totally agreed.

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