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Discussion in 'Sidewinders Bar & Grille' started by Nate D, Sep 10, 2019.

  1. Edbso

    Edbso Strat-Talk Member Silver Member

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    A couple I've used over the years:

    "It's so nice out, I think I'll leave it out".

    "Can't dance too windy to shovel bricks".
     
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  2. Nate D

    Nate D Most Honored Senior Member

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    I’m confused.
     
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    circles humaniod life form Strat-Talk Supporter

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    "Ow, I stubbed my toe!" ~ Sophocles
     
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    @carver needs to hear this one! :eek:
     
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    nungesser When I became of age my momma sat me down Strat-Talk Supporter

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    "When the going gets weird the weird turn pro" Hunter S. Thompson
    "F£%& 'em if they can't joke and joke 'em if they can't take a F£%&" Bette Midler
     
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    Malurkey Senior Stratmaster

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    ‘The truth is our most valuable asset! Let us economize it!’ - Mark Twain
     
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    "Don't bull**** the troops"

    My Dad picked it up during the Korean War
     
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    “experience is what you have, just after you needed it!”

    So, so true in my experience....
     
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    Lady Astor: “Winston, if I were your wife I’d put poison in your coffee.”

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    In one of my university French lit courses we spent the entire first class on that sentence by Proust (opening sentence of Du Côté de Chez Swann). It's a good sentence, but at 20 I thought an hour was a bit much, and that it did not bode well for the rest of the course...;)
     
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    LPBlue "That Guy", again...dammit! Strat-Talk Supporter

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    Hi, buddy
    Below are some of my favorite quotes.

    "Begin each day with truthful intent , and courage unified in your mind, and heart."

    "Perfection is unattainable. However, if strive for perfection-You can find opportunities for learning growth as a man or woman".

    "A friend may well be reckoned a masterpiece of nature"
     
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    Monty Python summarized Proust pretty well.
     
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    Leave the gun, take the canoli.
     
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    "Nothing exists but atoms and empty space, all else is opinion."

    Nils Bohr
     
  17. Nate D

    Nate D Most Honored Senior Member

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    These are awesome!!! Thanks for sharing Ben!!!
     
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  18. circles

    circles humaniod life form Strat-Talk Supporter

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    ^ Well, he (Twain) can't be right about everything. ;)
     
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    Wrighty Senior Stratmaster

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    Topical for us in the UK, Ian Botham’s ansafone message, ‘hi, thanks for calling, I’m in at the moment, call back when I’m out’
     
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    Wrighty Senior Stratmaster

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    Michelangelo, looking up, ‘that ceiling could use a coat of paint’..................alright, I may have made that up.

    There’s not a good idea on Earth that can’t be buggered up by improving it. Unknown

    It is only the hairs on a gooseberry that stop it from being a grape, the Two Ronnies

    Don’t put off ‘til tomorrow what you can put off ‘til the day after

    I wouldn’t want to be a member of a club that would have me as a member. One of the Marx Bros., I think
     
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