Daily Wisdom Saying

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  1. Susma Rio Sep

    Susma Rio Sep New Member

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    High tech monks

    Tibetan monks invented the prayer wheels;
    that's high tech for you in a backward society.



    -- Cynicus Anonymus



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    Whenever I feel bad I try to remind myself of the siamese twin who's brother is gay and has a boyfreind coming over and they share the same *ssh*le.
    -Buddy Hacket

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    I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.
    Socrates
     
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    Look at other people and ask yourselfif you are really seeing them or just your thoughts about them.
    -Jon Kabbit-Zinn

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    I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.
    Socrates
     
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    We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. - MLK Jr.
     
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    If being sane is thinking there's something wrong with being different, I'd rather be completely f*cking mental.
     
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    You should be open minded, but not so open minded that your brains fall out.
    -Jacob Needleman


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    I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.
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    Never go to bed angry. Saty up and fight.
    -Phyllis Diller

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    I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.
    Socrates
     
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    Hobbies and pastimes

    Some go for mysticism,
    others for jigsaw puzzles or golf.


    -- Cynicus Anonumus



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    If the minimum isn't good enough,
    then why is it the standard?

    -Rae
     
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    I have lived to thank God that all my prayers have not been answered
    -Jean Ingelow


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    I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.
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    "Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune. "

    --Noam Chomsky
     
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    "Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation."

    --Noam Chomsky
     
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    "The intellectual tradition is one of servility to power, and if I didn't betray it I'd be ashamed of myself."

    --Noam Chomsky
     
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    "The United States is unusual among the industrial democracies in the rigidity of the system of ideological control - 'indoctrination,' we might say - exercised through the mass media."

    --Noam Chomsky
     
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    "In order to rally people, governments need enemies. They want us to be afraid, to hate, so we will rally behind them. And if they do not have a real enemy, they will invent one in order to mobilize us."

    --Thich Nhat Hanh
     
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    "People deal too much with the negative, with what is wrong. Why not try and see positive things, to just touch those things and make them bloom?"

    --Thich Nhat Hanh
     
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    "The practice of peace and reconciliation is one of the most vital and artistic of human actions."

    --Thich Nhat Hanh
     
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    "I'm afraid of losing my obscurity. Genuineness only thrives in the dark. Like celery."

    --Aldous Huxley
     
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    "Maybe this world is another planet's hell."

    --Aldous Huxley
     
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    "My fate cannot be mastered; it can only be collaborated with and thereby, to some extent, directed. Nor am I the captain of my soul; I am only its noisiest passenger."

    --Aldous Huxley
     

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