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July 19th, 2004

Quotes of the Day [Jul. 19th, 2004|02:21 pm]
Peter Sheil
Not the usual set from the web site but some I selected about age ... hmm wonder what brought that on? ;)

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peter

I have enjoyed greatly the second blooming…suddenly you find - at the age of 50, say - that a whole new life has opened before you.
Agatha Christie (1890 - 1976), O Magazine, October 2003

You can only perceive real beauty in a person as they get older.
Anouk Aimee, O Magazine, October 2003

To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.
Bernard M. Baruch (1870 - 1965), 1940

It is a mistake to regard age as a downhill grade toward dissolution. The reverse is true. As one grows older, one climbs with surprising strides.
George Sand (1804 - 1876)

The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
H. L. Mencken (1880 - 1956)

The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.
Lucille Ball (1911 - 1989)

You don't stop laughing because you grow old. You grow old because you stop laughing.
Michael Pritchard

When you have loved as she has loved, you grow old beautifully.
W. Somerset Maugham (1874 - 1965)
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Quotes of the Day [Jul. 19th, 2004|02:55 pm]
Peter Sheil
Yes, here are four more - your lucky day :) I saw these while looking for something completely different, in the best spirit of random discovery on the Internet. All of them made me smile.

Peace
peter

The scientific theory I like best is that the rings of Saturn are composed entirely of lost airline luggage.
Mark Russell (1932 - )

Perhaps in time the so-called Dark Ages will be thought of as including our own.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (1742 - 1799)

It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.
H. L. Mencken (1880 - 1956)

If the English language made any sense, a catastrophe would be an apostrophe with fur.
Doug Larson
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Mozzies fight back? [Jul. 19th, 2004|05:26 pm]
Peter Sheil
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/3906079.stm
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