"I'm just saying that when we die there's going to be a planet for the French, a planet for the Chinese, and we'll all be a lot happier."
--Barney Gumble on the Simpsons
Thread: Favourite Quotes
01-13-2009, 04:40 PM #41SnifflesGuest
01-13-2009, 04:40 PM #42
01-13-2009, 04:56 PM #43SnifflesGuest
"So in our timidity, let each of us make a choice: Whether consciously, to remain a servant of falsehood -- of course, it is not out of inclination, but to feed one's family, that one raises his children in the spirit of lies -- or to shrug off the lies and become an honest man worthy of respect both by one's children and contemporaries."
01-13-2009, 06:16 PM #44
The power was nice but I wish there was more power. Nixon,
according to America the book.
"America is all about speed. Hot, Nasty, Bad-Ass Speed." - Eleanor Roosevelt
10 (dix) points to whomever knows where this was quoted,lol.
01-13-2009, 06:42 PM #45
01-13-2009, 08:06 PM #46
Everything in war is simple, but the simplest thing is difficult. The difficulties accumulate and end by producing a kind of friction that is inconceivable unless one has experienced war.
01-14-2009, 01:44 AM #47
Loving reading all the quotes everyone, keep 'em coming
All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.
- Honore de Balzac
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
- Albert Einstein
The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift.
- Albert Einstein
In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it's the exact opposite.
- Paul Dirac
Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher.
The only normal people are the ones you don't know very well.
- Joe Ancis
01-14-2009, 05:13 AM #48
Whenever I feel the need to exercise, I lie down until it goes away.
- Mark Twain01001001010011100100011001010000
01-14-2009, 08:52 AM #49
- Join Date
- Jun 2008
First become I, before you and someone else become we. - BlueWing
01-14-2009, 08:54 AM #50
Give me but one firm spot on which to stand, and I will move the earth=
Archimedes talking about the action of a lever.
When he was asked, "What is a friend?" he said
'One soul inhabiting two bodies' =Diogenes Laertius