12 September 2010

endorphinjunkie(z7bAlabama)September 12, 2010

It is known, to the force of a single pound weight, what the engine will do; but, not all the calculators of the National Debt can tell me the capacity for good or evil, for love or hatred, for patriotism or discontent, for the decomposition of virtue into vice, or the reverse, at any single moment in the soul of one of these its quiet servants, with the composed faces and the regulated actions.

Charles Dickens

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Great writers just really stand out above the rest and he is definitely one of them. This is a wonderful quote to begin the week.

    Bookmark   September 12, 2010 at 9:24AM
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Good one!

    Bookmark   September 12, 2010 at 9:31AM
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True then and now, could have been written yesterday.

    Bookmark   September 12, 2010 at 12:04PM
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Thanks for jumping in, good quote.

    Bookmark   September 12, 2010 at 12:44PM
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Thanks much!

    Bookmark   September 12, 2010 at 12:53PM
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