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Affirmations

Postby Serenity » Sun Oct 26, 2003 1:19 pm

How about a thread for positive thoughts!

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life; that word is love. ~Sophocles

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Re: Affirmations

Postby lliam » Sun Oct 26, 2003 4:05 pm

Mmm, good idea Serenity.

A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
- Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965)
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Re: Affirmations

Postby shostakovich » Sun Oct 26, 2003 4:41 pm

"Serenity" is a good word, Serenity. Nice choice.

And, "Hi, there, Lliam. You keep us on our toes.
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Re: Affirmations

Postby bignaf » Sun Oct 26, 2003 5:26 pm

very positive, lliam.
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Re: Affirmations

Postby lliam » Sun Oct 26, 2003 5:41 pm

Originally posted by shostakovich:
And, "Hi, there, Lliam. You keep us on our toes.
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Thanks Shos, I try. ;)

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Re: Affirmations

Postby lliam » Sun Oct 26, 2003 5:44 pm

Originally posted by bignaf:
very positive, lliam.
Thanks Big. ;)


We must stop talking about the American dream and start listening to the dreams of Americans.
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Re: Affirmations

Postby bignaf » Sun Oct 26, 2003 6:15 pm

I really like your quotes lliam. every one of them desrves to be in a sig. they aren't very positive but it is positive (and satisfying) to read someone adressing issues that bother you (me)with wit and clrity.
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Re: Affirmations

Postby dai bread » Sun Oct 26, 2003 11:09 pm

"Summer is icumen in
Lud sing cuckoo
Well sings thu, Cuckoo
Cuckoo, cuckoo."

- mediaeval poem. (It's late Spring here, you see).
We have no money; we must use our brains. -Ernest Rutherford.
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Re: Affirmations

Postby lliam » Mon Oct 27, 2003 8:06 am

Originally posted by bignaf:
I really like your quotes lliam. every one of them desrves to be in a sig. they aren't very positive but it is positive (and satisfying) to read someone adressing issues that bother you (me)with wit and clrity.
A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. – Herm Albright
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Re: Affirmations

Postby Serenity » Mon Oct 27, 2003 8:48 am

Keep your fears to yourself but share your courage with others. - Robert Louis Stevenson
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Re: Affirmations

Postby bignaf » Mon Oct 27, 2003 10:55 pm

Originally posted by dai bread:
"Summer is icumen in
Lud sing cuckoo
Well sings thu, Cuckoo
Cuckoo, cuckoo."

- mediaeval poem. (It's late Spring here, you see).
incidentally, it is the first known imitative counterpoint piece. (a round composed to these words). i think...
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Re: Affirmations

Postby Serenity » Tue Oct 28, 2003 7:54 am

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing you think you cannot do! - Eleanor Roosevelt :cool:
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Re: Affirmations

Postby Shapley » Tue Oct 28, 2003 9:48 am

"They can because they think they can."
- Virgil -
Quod scripsi, scripsi.
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Re: Affirmations

Postby piqaboo » Tue Oct 28, 2003 1:32 pm

~
That which doesnt kill us makes us stronger
- Nietzche

Also known as the motto for drug-resistant bacteria.

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Altoid - curiously strong.
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Re: Affirmations

Postby lliam » Tue Oct 28, 2003 3:57 pm

No lower can a man descend than to interpret his dreams into gold and silver.

Author: Kahlil Gibran
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Re: Affirmations

Postby bignaf » Tue Oct 28, 2003 9:25 pm

here's a positive story (music realated)
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Re: Affirmations

Postby lliam » Wed Oct 29, 2003 6:23 am

Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
- Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
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Re: Affirmations

Postby Serenity » Thu Oct 30, 2003 1:40 pm

Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe. - Albert Einstein :confused:
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Re: Affirmations

Postby Serenity » Thu Oct 30, 2003 1:42 pm

Give a small boy a hammer and he will find that everything he encounters needs pounding. - Kalan
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Re: Affirmations

Postby Nicole Marie » Thu Oct 30, 2003 1:45 pm

Without music life would be a mistake.

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