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Quotes of the Day [Sep. 10th, 2004|11:07 am]
Peter Sheil
Err ... yes ... erm ... good quotes today ... enjoy ... peter.

Never explain--your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway.
Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them.
Isaac Asimov (1920 - 1992)

I no longer prepare food or drink with more than one ingredient.
Cyra McFadden

Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about wine.
Fran Lebowitz (1950 - )
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[User Picture]From: ladiorange
2004-09-10 03:30 am (UTC)
I wonder if that Asimov quote was straight from a book or if it was in like an interview or something ~
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[User Picture]From: petersheil
2004-09-10 05:30 am (UTC)
I'd guess an interview, but that is only a guess!
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From: gorgeous_yulia
2004-09-10 04:09 am (UTC)
Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about wine.


its not the original quote is it?
I've heard a different one:
Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about events, and small people talk about things.
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[User Picture]From: petersheil
2004-09-10 06:32 am (UTC)
My favourite quotation site doesn't have any others like it, but it could be that it (the quote I quoted) is a skit on the other (quote you quoted).
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[User Picture]From: kevinrtaylor
2004-09-10 02:17 pm (UTC)
and small people talk about wine.
Or mushrooms, for which they have a great fondness... (JRRT)
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