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  1. Posts : 28,845
    Win 8 Release candidate 8400
       #1641

    I am your friend and my love for you goes deep. There is nothing I can give you which you have not got, But there is much, very much, that, while I cannot give it, you can take. No heaven can come to us unless our hearts find rest in today. Take heaven! No peace lies in the future which is not hidden in this present little instant. Take peace! The gloom of the world is but a shadow. Behind it, yet within our reach, is joy.

    Giovanni Giocondo


    {Jan & Ken}
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  2. Posts : 53,666
    Windows 10 Home x64
       #1642

    Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.
    ~Alexander Hamilton

    A Guy
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  3. Posts : 7,730
    Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
       #1643

    This one made me really smile:

    I'd give my right arm to be ambidextrous.
    YOGI BERRA
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  4. JMH
    Posts : 7,952
    Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
       #1644

    One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life - that word is love.

    Sophocles


    There is nothing stronger in the world than gentleness.

    Han Suyin



    The heart that loves is always young.

    Greek Proverb


    Take hold lightly.
    Let go lightly.
    This is one of the great secrets of felicity in love.

    Spanish Proverb


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  5. Posts : 53,666
    Windows 10 Home x64
       #1645

    I know of only one duty, and that is to love.
    ~Albert Camus

    A Guy
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  6. Posts : 7,730
    Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
       #1646

    I'm not an ambulance chaser. I'm usually there before the ambulance.
    MELVIN BELLI (1907-96) US attorney
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  7. Posts : 1,794
    MS Windows 8
       #1647

    "You can't be late until you show up."


    --anonymous--
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  8. Posts : 7,730
    Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
       #1648

    Talking of being late, I once arrived for work at 8:30 am when I should have been there at 8:00 am.

    The boss barked; "Where were you at 8 o'clock?"

    I replied; "Why? What happened?" and was promptly sent home and docked a day's pay for insolence!
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  9. Posts : 28,524
    Windows 10 Pro x64 [Latest Release Preview]
       #1649

    I used to arrive at work at approx 7:30am rather than the 8:30am I was contracted to be there, as I found the hour before everyone else arrives allowed me to complete a lot of system tasks without the problems of "the users".

    This stopped when one day I arrived at 8:05am due to problems and was greeted with "Oh there you are, we thought you were ill and not coming in" (I also had not missed a day for illness in fifteen years).

    From then on I "worked to the Clock"
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  10. JMH
    Posts : 7,952
    Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
       #1650

    American Proverbs.

    “Honesty is like an icicle; if once it melts that is the end of it”

    “Actions speak louder than words”

    “Give a man enough rope and he'll hang himself.”

    “It's never too late to mend your ways”


    Mark Twain.

    “Honesty: The best of all the lost arts”


    {Ken / Jan.}
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