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posted on May, 18 2014 @ 08:03 AM
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In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing; the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing; the worst thing you can do is nothing.


What angers you, conquers you.


Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition, for somehow, they already know what you truly want to become.


True freedom is knowing that you alone are morally responsible for what you do.


You don’t have to wait for an apology to forgive someone.


Only two types of people never change; the wisest and the stupidest.


If you repeat a lie often enough, it becomes politics


Phones keep getting thinner and smarter; people, the opposite.


Ever notice that 'What the hell' is often the right decision?




posted on May, 18 2014 @ 08:21 AM
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Nice are these your own?

Let me try.

True freedom is to fear nothing.

How was that?


I like them all but I changed that one because to view any of your actions through morality can't truely be free, as believing in morality means you believe in good and evil and if you believe in good and evil you have to believe in a higher power and of course if there is a higher power, you can't truely be free.

To fear nothing on the other hand, means to not judge your actions through the tinted spectacles of morality and thus have freedom to act without impunity.

Well that's my view anyway.
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posted on May, 18 2014 @ 09:17 AM
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My fave was in a members sigy, cant remember their name.

"1984 is not an instruction manual"



posted on May, 18 2014 @ 09:35 AM
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a reply to: DAZ21

No...they're not mine.



posted on May, 18 2014 @ 09:35 AM
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originally posted by: VoidHawk
My fave was in a members sigy, cant remember their name.

"1984 is not an instruction manual"


I love that quote too!



posted on May, 18 2014 @ 09:37 AM
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Here's a few more I found. I have these things strewn about the hard drive.

Life isn’t about getting and having, it’s about giving and being.

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.

The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.

Most children are afraid of the dark. Many men are afraid of the light.

Challenges make life interesting; overcoming them makes life.

A good Christian should make a nonbeliever question their disbelief in God.



posted on May, 18 2014 @ 09:54 AM
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"Hell, I never vote for anybody. I always vote against. "W.C. Fields

"Even a little dog can piss on a big building." Jim Hightower

"Experts are just trained dogs." Albert Einstein

"We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office." Aesop

"To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice." Confucius

"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits." Albert Einstein


ETA: Because its the truth.
It is the besetting vice of democracies to substitute public opinion for law. This is the usual form in which the masses of men exhibit their tyranny.
-- James Fenimore Cooper (1789-1851)
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posted on May, 18 2014 @ 11:27 AM
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posted on May, 18 2014 @ 11:51 AM
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"The Earth is a very small stage in a vast cosmic arena. Think of the endless cruelties visited by the inhabitants of one corner of this pixel on the scarcely distinguishable inhabitants of some other corner, how frequent their misunderstandings, how eager they are to kill one another, how fervent their hatreds. Think of the rivers of blood spilled by all those generals and emperors so that, in glory and triumph, they could become the momentary masters of a fraction of a dot." - Carl Sagan






posted on May, 18 2014 @ 07:44 PM
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a reply to: ColeYounger

I'll bite, with a couple that I've come across in my life.

"So, according to you I will burn in hell. That's great! If good-hearted people like me are going to hell, then at least I'll be doing it in good company." (NOTE: Not intended to offend anyone).

"One that lives in the past often fails to see the benefits that the future holds; one that lives in the future often neglects the presents that the present presents; so in conclusion, it is better to live in the present"

"If you seek a pleasant peninsula, stay out of Michigan"

"True freedom is an illusion of choice, and never existed"

-fossilera



posted on May, 24 2014 @ 12:20 AM
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"We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And, the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for. To quote from Whitman, 'O me! O life!... of the questions of these recurring; of the endless trains of the faithless -- of cities filled with the foolish; what good amid these O me, O life? Answer. That you are here - that life exists, and identity; that the powerful play goes on and you may contribute a verse.' That the powerful play goes on and you may contribute a verse. What will your verse be?"
~ John Keating Quotes from Dead Poets Society

"Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen."
-Leonardo da Vinci

"I dream my painting and I paint my dream."
-Vincent van Gogh


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posted on May, 30 2014 @ 12:37 AM
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edit on 30-5-2014 by Jennyfrenzy because: eta





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