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Quote, Thursday, 4/7/11

Posted by kathyjane z6VA (My Page) on
Thu, Apr 7, 11 at 1:59

We turn not older with years, but newer every day.
Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)
(Why am I not understanding one word she wrote here?)
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"If two things don't fit,
but you believe both of them,
thinking that somewhere, hidden,
there must be a third thing that
connects them, that's credulity."
- Umberto Eco (1929-), Foucalt's Pendulum
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"To sit alone with my conscience will be judgment enough for me."
- Charles William Stubbs
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Remember when we all had a cowboy/girl outfit, complete with felt cowboy hat and cap guns?
We never had enough money for caps, but that's OK; the sun was shining and we were righting the world's wrongs, right alongside Hopalong Cassidy and the Cisco Kid.
KJ


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RE: Quote, Thursday, 4/7/11

I am not sure about Emily, but there is a saying hereabouts that you can re-invent yourself every day and who you say your are, that's who you are, is that the same?

You know, I read Western/Indian stories in Germany, very popular books, written by a man named Karl May, who never set foot on American soil; he spent a good part of his life in prison, and his stories are about as authentic as they can be.
Look him up, he's interesting


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RE: Quote, Thursday, 4/7/11

"To sit alone with my conscience will be judgment enough for me."
- Charles William Stubbs
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I agree with that quote.


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RE: Quote, Thursday, 4/7/11

Good quotes all.

Songfacts The Cisco Kid by War

Here is a link that might be useful: WAR....Cisco Kid was a friend of mine


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