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Okay, I know there was one of these before, but the wonderful search won't let me look for "quote" unless I search for "quotes"...

So to share more fun with famous/inspiring/wtf?!? quotes, post your favorites!

Some of my new favorites:

“One of the greatest journeys in life is overcoming insecurity and learning to truly not give a s***.â€

― J.A. Konrath

“Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.â€

― François de La Rochefoucauld

“I'm interested in the fact that the less secure a man is, the more likely he is to have extreme prejudice.â€

― Clint Eastwood

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Aw, they lock my quotes thread? So sad....

Ok then:

The successful person makes a habit of doing what the failing person doesn't like to do.

-Thomas Edison

Many of life's failures are the people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

-Thomas Edison

Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond it's limits is protecting us from ourselves.

-Ronald Reagan

They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty or safety.

-Ben Franklin

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"A theory is something nobody believes, except the person who made it. An experiment is something everybody believes, except the person who made it." - Albert einstein

More of them for all of you to read on [/color]http://quotes4all.net/

Edited by axeblade346

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"The only thing worse then being talked about is Not being talked about at all"

-Elisabeth Taylor

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your curse is my blessing

money is power

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"It's a Trap!"

-Admiral Ackbar

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"Points finger"

-techno viking

Edited by Che

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"There's no such thing as a bad reputation. Either you have a reputation or you don't."

~ Mike Rowe

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~Relax about life, its not like you can make a difference to the universe anyways.~

~Right and wrong are just words. What matters is what you do.~

~ Anyone who tells you what to think is your enemy. Anyone who asks you to think is your friend. ~

~Lack of money is the root of all evil. ~

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Ok, so these are several Civilization IV quotes that I have, I have many many more, and each post will have a certain characteristic to it.

This post will be ones relating to Wurm:

"The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones."

- Confucius

"Everything is worth what its purchaser will pay for it."

- Publius Syrius

"You should hammer your iron when it is glowing hot."

- Publius Syrus

"A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away."

- Antoine de Saint-Exupry

"One doesn't discover new lands without losing sight of the shore."

- Andre Gide

"Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man how to fish and you feed him for a lifetime."

- Lao Tzu

And then ironically ;D

"Words have the power to both destroy and heal. When words are both true and kind, they can change our world."

- The Buddha

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“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the the universe.â€

- Albert Einstein.

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