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Quotes of the Day [Oct. 6th, 2005|03:14 pm]
Peter Sheil
Good afternoon. Five quotes today, just to give you an exrta bonus :)

Peace
peter

The last time somebody said, 'I find I can write much better with a word processor.', I replied, 'They used to say the same thing about drugs.'
Roy Blount Jr.

An expert is a person who has made all the mistakes that can be made in a very narrow field.
Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

The problem with people who have no vices is that generally you can be pretty sure they're going to have some pretty annoying virtues.
Elizabeth Taylor (1932 - )

I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.
Margaret Thatcher (1925 - ), in Observer April 4, 1989

One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.
Rita Mae Brown
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[User Picture]From: mentalageof_4
2005-10-06 03:48 pm (UTC)
Ah, you used Rita Mae Brown's quote the other day as well, but it's so good it bears repeating.

I'm not a huge fan of Liz Taylor, but boy, did she hit the nail on the head with that one.
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[User Picture]From: petersheil
2005-10-06 03:54 pm (UTC)
Oh did I? i must have forgotten! *big grin*
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[User Picture]From: mentalageof_4
2005-10-06 04:16 pm (UTC)
OH, duh, *that's the joke*!!!!!!

I am such a dufus.
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[User Picture]From: peaceful_fox
2005-10-06 10:02 pm (UTC)
That was very very good!
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[User Picture]From: mentalageof_4
2005-10-06 10:15 pm (UTC)
Well, I suppose it wouldn't have been much fun for you if not for a gullible fool like me....
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[User Picture]From: peaceful_fox
2005-10-07 06:08 am (UTC)
Not so! I know Peter's sense of humor and it hit me as soon as I read it!
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[User Picture]From: petersheil
2005-10-07 08:48 am (UTC)
Peter's sense of humor

Actually mine is a sense of humour :) but don't let that color your judgement of me :) :)
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[User Picture]From: mentalageof_4
2005-10-07 10:46 am (UTC)
Pardon, you spelled 'colour' wrong there.
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[User Picture]From: petersheil
2005-10-07 01:02 pm (UTC)
yes indeed, but it was to make Doreen feel more at home (and had nothing at all to me being ironic (by the way, did you know some Americans think "ironic" means "like a pieve of iron"?) *wicked grin*).

Peace
peter
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[User Picture]From: mentalageof_4
2005-10-07 03:02 pm (UTC)
What???? You mean it *doesn't* mean that???

Holy crap, I want my money back from my high school education. Oh, wait, I went to public school... in Floriduh.
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[User Picture]From: wren08
2005-10-07 01:16 am (UTC)
Just to point out... you had the Rita Mae Brown quote yesterday as well. Not that I'm complaining, mind you, she's one of my favorite writers and that's one of my favorite quotes!
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[User Picture]From: petersheil
2005-10-07 02:08 am (UTC)
I must be getting forgetful ... again *big grin*
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