Pick a random theme and go online and find the best quote you can find on it.
You do not post ANYTHING but the quote and who it is attributed to.
Moderators, please delete anything not like my post below.
Let's see if we can still play nice around here.
"By a tranquil mind I mean nothing else than a mind well ordered."
Marcus Aurelius (121–180)
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
- Albert Einstein
One of Many
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If ignorance and passion are the foes of popular morality, it must be confessed that moral indifference is the malady of the cultivated classes. The
modern separation of enlightenment and virtue, of thought and conscience, of the intellectual aristocracy from the honest and common crowd is the
greatest danger that can threaten liberty.
Henri Frédéric Amiel (1821–1881)
"I may not be much of a cowboy but I am one hell of a stud"
John Voight in Midnight Cowboy.
"You must be the change that you want to see in the world!"
Mohandas Karamshand Gandhi
"Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire." --William Butler Yeats
"I'm a mad man when I'm drunk" Jim McLean i (David Essex) In "That'll be the day.
Another classic from the same film also by David Essex:-
"Sod the war of Jenkin's Ear!"
"If you can't make it good, at least make it look good."
"The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return. It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale."
Arthur C. Clarke
"All my life's a circle;
But I can't tell you why;
Season's spinning round again;
The years keep rollin' by."
"Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more man’s nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out."
Francis Bacon (1561–1626)
"In terms of the economy, look, I inherited a recession, I am ending on a recession."
--George W. Bush, Washington, D.C., Jan. 12, 2009
"Its all New Labour's Fault"
"There's no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing"
If I have missed the point of this thread, can I take this opportunity to apologise in advance for my errant contribution.