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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ruby Falls on Fri Dec 12, 2008 1:00 pm

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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ciararavenblaze on Fri Dec 12, 2008 3:32 pm

Jackson Browne wrote:What is the least often heard sentence in the English language? That would be: Say, isn't that the banjo player's Porsche parked outside?
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Jonmisc on Tue Dec 23, 2008 5:58 pm

Albert Einstein wrote:Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which differ
from the prejudices of their social environment. Most people are even
incapable of forming such opinions.
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ciararavenblaze on Wed Dec 24, 2008 9:28 am

Dave Brubeck wrote:We don't know the power that's within our own bodies.
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Jonmisc on Fri Jan 09, 2009 5:51 pm

The problem with being avant-garde is knowing who's putting on who.
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ciararavenblaze on Sat Jan 17, 2009 11:26 am

Jack Brymer wrote:The ability to play the clarinet is the ability to overcome the imperfections of the instrument. There's no such thing as a perfect clarinet, never was and never will be.
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ruby Falls on Sun Jan 18, 2009 6:12 pm

"Well, the world will always need cheese."
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ciararavenblaze on Sun Jan 18, 2009 8:04 pm

Peabo Bryson wrote:I have miles to go before I sleep.
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Jonmisc on Fri Feb 13, 2009 4:32 pm

Writing well means never having to say, 'I guess you had to be there.'
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ciararavenblaze on Fri Feb 13, 2009 5:14 pm

Peter Buck wrote:Almost all the fans I meet are pretty cool people. They're intelligent and tend to think about things a bit more than your average rock 'n roll fans: sensible people I wouldn't mind having a drink with.
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Jonmisc on Mon Feb 16, 2009 9:50 am

The problem with being avant-garde is knowing who's putting on who.
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ruby Falls on Tue Feb 17, 2009 1:01 pm

"Better to illuminate than merely to shine."
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ciararavenblaze on Tue Feb 17, 2009 3:31 pm

Jimmy Buffett wrote:Humor has bailed me out of more tight situations than I can think of. If you go with your instincts and keep your humor, creativity follows. With luck, success comes, too.
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ruby Falls on Wed Feb 18, 2009 1:23 pm

"Due to lack of interest, tomorrow is canceled. Let the clocks be reset and the pendulums held."
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Jonmisc on Thu Feb 19, 2009 12:40 pm

"Writing is the only profession where no one considers you ridiculous if you earn no money."
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ruby Falls on Fri Feb 20, 2009 10:04 pm

"Physics is like sex. Sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it."
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ciararavenblaze on Sat Feb 21, 2009 10:24 am

Boz Burrell wrote:I've been to two stadium gigs in my life. One was James Brown and the other was Pink Floyd. They both sounded the same. I couldn't tell the difference between James Brown and Pink Floyd. I've never liked stadiums.
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ruby Falls on Sat Feb 21, 2009 11:18 am

Jonmisc wrote:Writing well means never having to say, 'I guess you had to be there.'
-- Jef Mallett

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Re: the quote thread

Postby Jonmisc on Sat Feb 21, 2009 12:04 pm

Actually, that quote is the first time I had ever heard of him. I'll have to look him up now...

Oh, I'd better put a quote in here.

"Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much."
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Re: the quote thread

Postby Ciararavenblaze on Sat Feb 21, 2009 4:34 pm

AWESOME quote, Jonnie. I lol'd. XD

Cliff Burton wrote:Every once in awhile we may fall on our face, but we insist on doing what we wanna do.
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