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    Mottos of life?

    Mottos, philosophies of life?

    What are your pithy statements, lessons learned, or words of wisdom you choose to live by?
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    Quote Originally Posted by KrisPistofferson View Post
    Did you just say "minarchist?" I'm going to start a 10-page vaginathon because only Libertarians can define Libertarianism. Also, you're mean.

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    The key to life is how you handle Plan B.

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    "philosophies of life?"

    For me to live is Christ, to die is gain.

    He [Jesus] must increase, I must decrease.
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    Have character, don't be one.
    "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." -Margaret Mead.

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    And this, too, shall pass.

    Measure twice, cut once.

    Do it slowly and get it right the first time.

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    Live in the Moment
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    You get the same thing as everyone else... You get a life time.

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    My Mom likes to write poetry. But, her favorite by Grellet.

    I shall pass through this world
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    If therefore, there be any kindness
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    Let me do it now.
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    For I shall not pass this way again.
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    ( Not that I abide by that command all that well. I think My mom pretty much does tho.
    Other. commandments.

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    this is your life, your chance, once it's done, you're not coming back so go for it now.

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    And though he be but little, he is fierce.

    I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.

    Fighting is the best thing a man can have in his soul.

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    It's the best years of your life they want to steal"
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    No guts, no glory.

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    ...don't drink the cool-aid.

    ...Live it your way, **** 'em if they don't like it.
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    the shortest distance between 2 points is a straight line.....in the opposite direction.
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    Other personalities you would probably get along with are the Capitalist Pig, the Smartass, and the Sociopath.

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    To be a success in this world, you don't need to know everything, just where to look for the answer; a fool who knows where to look is wiser than one who refuses to solicit information from others.

    Life is worth doing, and anything worth doing can be difficult and sometimes outright unpleasant.

    Sometimes life may leave you in the middle of the road, defeated and hurt....defeat is not losing. Defeat is merely a realization of something that needs to be done to win. Dust yourself off, and keep on marching. One only loses if they refuse to get back up.

    The food chain is only as relevant as the specific animal you are looking at....a cat can turn a dog into dinner if it's mean/smart enough. Same can be said for the business world...some people advance through superior performance, others through sheer ferocity or sneakiness.
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    To each his own.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dblock
    hakuna matata

    +10000
    " The love you withhold is the pain you carry, lifetime after lifetime."

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    Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
    Quote Originally Posted by KrisPistofferson View Post
    Did you just say "minarchist?" I'm going to start a 10-page vaginathon because only Libertarians can define Libertarianism. Also, you're mean.

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