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Quotes of The Day [Oct. 11th, 2003|11:22 pm]
Peter Sheil
A neglected subject for a while ... but here are some to add to my many posts today.

Sometimes I think we're alone. Sometimes I think we're not. In either case, the thought is staggering.
R. Buckminster Fuller (1895 - 1983)

I would rather be a coward than brave because people hurt you when you are brave.
E. M. Forster (1879 - 1970), as a small child

I have only one superstition. I touch all the bases when I hit a home run.
Babe Ruth (1895 - 1948)

The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war.
E. B. White (1899 - 1985)

Space isn't remote at all. It's only an hour's drive away if your car could go straight upwards.
Fred Hoyle (1915 - )

If you drink, don't drive. Don't even putt.
Dean Martin

There it was, hidden in alphabetical order.
Rita Holt

It has always been the prerogative of children and half-wits to point out that the emperor has no clothes. But the half-wit remains a half-wit, and the emperor remains an emperor.
Neil Gaiman, Sandman
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[User Picture]From: feath
2003-10-11 03:55 pm (UTC)
hehe, and speaking of quotes, here they are! Yeah!
I've got Neil Gaiman's Sandman coming in the mail. I've not read his stuff yet, but heard great things.
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[User Picture]From: dance_n_queen
2003-10-11 05:18 pm (UTC)

I'll take the hurt...

"I would rather be a coward than brave because people hurt you when you are brave.
E. M. Forster (1879 - 1970), as a small child"
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