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Postby muskurov » Wed May 29, 2013 12:49 am

The limits of language are the limits of one's world.

Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Postby abbie » Wed Jul 03, 2013 8:17 pm

"Ignorance is only blissful for the ignorant. The rest of us have to put up with them."

random tweet
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Postby muskurov » Sun Oct 13, 2013 10:21 pm

"illusion is the first of all pleasures"

Voltaire
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Postby The She-Wolf » Sun Nov 10, 2013 1:37 am

"The greatest of all weaknesses is the fear of appearing weak"

J. B. Bossuet
"Se te é impossível viver só, nasceste escravo"
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Postby Danhod » Mon Dec 02, 2013 7:18 pm

"It seems these days the weaker ones survive, what an awful way to find out you're alive" - Johnn Balance (From the song Amber Rain by COIL)
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Postby abbie » Sun Sep 28, 2014 12:07 pm

"He who dares, wins"
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Postby UnAs » Sun Sep 28, 2014 3:46 pm

abbie wrote:"He who dares, wins"
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MySanityDoesFly :It would take more than a tight arse to get me to a Megadeth show ;-)
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Postby muskurov » Mon May 04, 2015 11:12 am

"All science is either physics or stamp collecting." - Ernest Rutherford :lol:
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Postby firebird » Sat Aug 27, 2016 12:14 pm

muskurov wrote:"All science is either physics or stamp collecting." - Ernest Rutherford :lol:

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"The flowers of spring are the dreams of winter."
Khalil Gibran
Life is a mouth only death can feed
(J.H. Fabre)
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Postby DarkFlyer » Wed Aug 31, 2016 10:15 am

"This is a prison not a hotel" - Chavoret Jaruboon, the former executioner and later deputy director responsible for foreign prisoners in Bang Kwang.
"I am going to send you to a better place than this God bless you" - Darshan Singh, the former executioner of Singapore. :worship:
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Postby The She-Wolf » Thu Sep 01, 2016 9:37 pm

"Tout le monde ment mais ça n'a pas d'importance car personne n'écoute personne en fait"

I believe this is a French saying
"Se te é impossível viver só, nasceste escravo"
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Postby Rigidhandsomepoet » Wed Sep 14, 2016 10:57 pm

"There's no excuse to be bored. Sad, yes. Angry, yes. Depressed, yes. Crazy, yes. But there's no excuse for boredom, ever."

Viggo Mortensen


"The unexamined life is not worth living"

"By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy. If you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher."

"Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel."

"When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser."

"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle."

Socrates
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Postby Rigidhandsomepoet » Wed Sep 14, 2016 11:18 pm

Forgot this one, which is brilliant IMHO...

"A gentleman will not insult me, and no man not a gentleman can insult me."

Frederick Douglass
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Postby firebird » Tue Oct 25, 2016 6:48 pm

“The variety of patterns, the organisation and arrangement and the colourful order of tissues will inspire everyone who is not of numb sense.”

What a sentence found in a merely technical Guide for an anatomy lab.
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Postby riksssu » Thu Jan 19, 2017 7:16 pm

Here are my favourite quotes i recently came across and i like them.

"There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants and the other is getting it." - Oscar Wilde

"All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual." - Albert Einstein

"Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own." -
Aristotle
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