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Originally posted by Braling II:
"If you have never said "Excuse me" to a parking meter or bashed your shins on a fireplug, you are probably wasting too much valuable reading time."

Reminds me of the physician in Hitchcock's The Trouble With Harry. Remember him stumbling over the corpse a couple times with nose in book?


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"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."

- Thomas A. Edison


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"There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable.There is another theory which states that this has already happened."

- Douglas Adams
 
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"The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness."

- Joseph Conrad


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From high on a hill consider the hurried city now far into the night hours below, as far above all the wondering of busy man the stars remain; be humble, the sky has opened the depths of unfathomable galleries of life and death.
 
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"The majority of people perform well in a crisis and when the spotlight is on them; it's on the Sunday afternoons of this life, when nobody is looking, that the spirit falters."

- Alan Bennett (English playwright)
 
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"Do you not know that when we die we shall judge angels in heaven?

Paul the Apostle writing in 1st Corinthians 6, verse. 3
 
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My quote is inspired by a story 4E told me as we were lunching in his favourite eatery, The House of Pies. He said Orson Welles used to come in here and order a whole cocoanut cream pie, sit in that booth over there and eat it all.


"Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what's for lunch."

- Orson Welles


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"The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all of your time."

- Willem de Kooning


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"Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what's for lunch."

- Orson Welles


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"Turkey, stuffing, cranberry sauce, and lots of pie and fresh, hot coffee!!

Give Many Thanks.
Enjoy ALL!
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At services Sunday, Pastor said that his favourite food on Thanksgiving was anything that ended with the word 'pie'.

So, we too will cook up a fine meal and celebrate the anniversary of the immigrant's forced assimilation of the Native Americans!

Even so, I still like turkey and stuffing (and sweet tater pie).

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"If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Then quit. No use being a damned fool about it."

- W. C. Fields


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Remember Pearl Harbor!

-Don Reid & Sammy Kaye

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"When Solomon said there was a time and a place for everything he had not encountered the problem of parking his automobile."

- Bob Edwards


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Originally posted by Doug Spaulding:
"If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Then quit. No use being a damned fool about it."

- W. C. Fields


As me poor auld Faather used ta say to me:
"If at first you don't succeed, keep on suckin' 'till you do suck seed!"
 
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