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TOPIC: Quote_of_the_Day_-_Meaningful,_provocative_and_amusing_quotes
Created by: fingerfuxs
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Here's a few to get us started :)

"To be is to do"--Socrates.

"To do is to be"--Jean-Paul Sartre.

"Do be do be do"--Frank Sinatra.

''Foolproof systems don't take into account the ingenuity of fools.''

-- Gene Brown

"It's so simple to be wise. Just think of something stupid to say and then don't say it."

-- Sam Levenson

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"Fall seven times, stand up eight." ~ Japanese Proverb

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“I grew up in a time when it was as much the woman’s responsibility as it was a man’s – how you were dressed, what your behavior was,” Johnson said. “I’m from the old school that you can have behaviors that appear inviting. It can be interpreted as such. That’s the responsibility, I think, of the female.”

"“I think we also need to start talking about the power that women have to control the situation. There’s law enforcement, you can refuse to cooperate with that kind of behavior,” Johnson said. “I think that many times, men get away with this because they are allowed to get away with it by the women"

US Rep Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-Texas on the Weinstein scandal.

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Change is a good thing, it's just the adjustment period that we tend to struggle with.

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When I was playing competitively a few years ago, a "good" friend told me; "it's never too early to be a has been".

OT: "With friends like these who needs enemies" ~ Old English Proverb

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yep—we are in agreement there.

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I know what you meant, and I largely agree with it.

But there's also the expression to "Make hay while the sun shines". Take advantage of your opportunities. Some day it really will be too late.

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....well, i guess that’s true, if you consider a professional ball player “who” rather than “what.”

kinda one of those philosophical rather than practical streams of thought at least the way i interpreted it.

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Eh - it's definitely too late for me to be a pro baseball player.

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"It is never too late to be who you might have been." ~ George Eliot

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Rex Tillerson says we will continue negotiations with N. Korea right up "until the first bomb drops. OMG-that was the approach taken by the Japanese prior to Pearl Harbor. And we know how well that turned out for them. R

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