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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #250 on: January 14, 2020, 09:59:55 AM »

The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for.

Maureen Dowd


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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #251 on: January 15, 2020, 01:31:43 PM »
Writing is like prostitution. First you do it for love, and then for a few close friends, and then for money.

Moliere


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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #252 on: January 15, 2020, 01:32:45 PM »
History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people.

Martin Luther King, Jr.


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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #253 on: January 17, 2020, 09:40:24 AM »
The more they hate you, the better you're doing.

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #254 on: January 18, 2020, 09:37:24 AM »
No science is immune to the infection of politics and the corruption of power.

Jacob Bronowski


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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #255 on: January 19, 2020, 10:25:37 AM »
I'm not offended by all the dumb blonde jokes because I know I'm not dumb... and I also know that I'm not blonde.

Dolly Parton


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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #256 on: January 20, 2020, 11:01:08 PM »
“We live in a world where we have to hide to make love, while violence is practiced in broad daylight.”

John Lennon
Bigotry wrapped in prayer is still bigotry.

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #257 on: January 23, 2020, 06:45:43 PM »
“Most people are average, neither black nor white, but grey. A dirty shade of grey. To the best of my ability I tried to write about these people, about their completely average, commonplace dreams and hopes, and about their suspicious tendency towards murder.”

Dmitri Shostakovich
Bigotry wrapped in prayer is still bigotry.

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #258 on: January 25, 2020, 10:35:02 AM »
The person who talks most of his own virtue is often the least virtuous.

Jawaharlal Nehru
Bigotry wrapped in prayer is still bigotry.

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #259 on: January 27, 2020, 08:37:29 AM »
As the Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel warned years ago, to forget a holocaust is to kill twice.”
― Iris Chang
Bigotry wrapped in prayer is still bigotry.

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #260 on: February 03, 2020, 01:20:29 PM »
We are always the same age inside.

Gertrude Stein

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #261 on: February 03, 2020, 11:50:39 PM »
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.

Arthur C Clarke
Bigotry wrapped in prayer is still bigotry.

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #262 on: February 04, 2020, 06:29:08 AM »
I would like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free... so other people would be also free.

Rosa Parks


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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #263 on: February 05, 2020, 09:57:08 AM »

A functioning police state needs no police.

William S. Burroughs

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #264 on: February 06, 2020, 07:12:51 AM »
One of my theories is that men love with their eyes; women love with their ears.

Zsa Zsa Gabor


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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #265 on: February 15, 2020, 10:03:16 AM »
"Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself."

Harvey Fierstein.
Bigotry wrapped in prayer is still bigotry.

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #266 on: February 15, 2020, 10:09:08 AM »
Hear no evil, see no evil and speak no evil ..... and you'll never be a success at a cocktail party.

Anon

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Re: Quote for the Day
« Reply #267 on: February 24, 2020, 02:36:52 PM »
I'm a perfectionist, which I think is a mistake.

Michelle Shocked