Uplifting and Helpful Quotes

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  1. troy2000
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    And by the way, Happy New Year to all...
     
  2. Angélique
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    Angélique aka Angel (only by name)

    Happy New Year to you too Troy, and to all others . . :cool:



    -- the Celtic New Year festival is from sunset on October 31 to sunset on November 1 --
     
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  3. Rurudyne
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    I'd forgotten that saying.

    I first coined it because, though I'd written many times hoping to build bridges to wisdom, far too often I'd just written walls'o'text. Some things just take too long to say if you're not already preaching to the choir.

    Heh ... "Some things just take too long to say if you're not already preaching to the choir."

    Does that qualify for a helpful quote?
     
  4. RHP
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    'Only two colours are acceptable for painting a boat: white and black. And only a fool would paint one black.'
    Nathanael Greene Herreshoff
     
  5. Angélique
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    Angélique aka Angel (only by name)

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    Ditto.
     
  7. hoytedow
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    Yep.
     

  8. Angélique
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    Angélique aka Angel (only by name)

    singer, songwriter, poet, novelist Leonard Cohen in the song Anthem from the 1992 studio album The Future

    ‘‘ There is a crack, a crack in everything That's how the light gets in ’’



    keep the water out . . :eek:
     
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