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Quotes of the Day [Aug. 16th, 2004|12:10 pm]
Peter Sheil
It's been a while ... and these made me smile so I thought I'd share :)


Nobody in the game of football should be called a genius. A genius is somebody like Norman Einstein.
Joe Theismann, Former quarterback

What a blessing it would be if we could open and shut our ears as easily as we open and shut our eyes!
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (1742 - 1799)

Men who are unhappy, like men who sleep badly, are always proud of the fact.
Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970), Conquest of Happiness (1930) ch. 1

In the beginning there was nothing. God said, 'Let there be light!' And there was light. There was still nothing, but you could see it a whole lot better.
Ellen DeGeneres

[User Picture]From: petersheil
2004-08-16 08:33 am (UTC)
That should of course be xenophobia :)
*hits head on keyboard*
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[User Picture]From: peaceful_fox
2004-08-16 11:18 am (UTC)
Whew! I thought it was fear of Xena, Warrior Princess for a brief moment! ;-)
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[User Picture]From: petersheil
2004-08-17 12:56 am (UTC)
As opposed to "fear of Zen Bhudists"?
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[User Picture]From: petersheil
2004-08-17 12:58 am (UTC)
Oh, in case you are wondering why this thread stormed off in such a different direction, it is the continuation of a discussion on a community but with less people who are going to jump on "Anti-British" statements.

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