"Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved."
-- Victor Hugo

"Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love."
... Albert Einstein

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LastMitch

Being compassion is hard understand
But forgiving someone is hard to let go.

Sometimes one has to go insane just to get the job done.

Hey, hey, hey — don't be mean. We don't have to be mean. 'Cause, remember: no matter where you go... there you are. --- Buckaroo Banzai

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I was not predicting the future, I was trying to prevent it.

― Ray Bradbury

“The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.”
... Abraham Lincoln

“For tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today”
... African Proverb

"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication." — Leonardo Da Vinci

"Tomorrow is the future, yesterday is the past, and today is present making it a gift."

It is easier to catch a bee with honey than with vinegar

"I always wanted to kick a duck up the arse." -- Karl Pilkington

"I always wanted to kick a duck up the ####." -- Karl Pilkington

Okay then... -_-

Statements mostly serve to close the mind, questions mostly serve to open the mind. --Mark Grime

---> You can get drunk off a bottle, but you can't get a drunk off a bottle. --Heard if from a friend once (so anonymous probably).
---> Today is tomorrow.
--->The pursuit of psychological adjustment runs parallel with one's ability to successfully slam a revolving door --- Josh Finch

The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese.

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I am a kind of paranoid in reverse. I suspect people of plotting to make me happy. - J. D. Salinger

Ones that are hungry are always most successful.

"You only have to do a very few things right in your life, as long as you don't do too many things wrong."
... Warren Buffett

"Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure."
... Earl Wilson

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There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them. - Denis Waitley

I don't know how many of you have ever met Dijkstra, but you probably know that arrogance in computer science is measured in nano-Dijkstras. - Alan Kay

In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.

Better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all - Alfred Lord Tennyson

Two from Einstein

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

“If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?”

"Would you like to continue unprotected?"
~~~ question from my computer

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“You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” ― Dr. Seuss

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“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche

commented: I agree, your other half should be your best friend +0
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"Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand" ― Karl Marx

This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
=== Dalai Lama

commented: One of my favourites. +0