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Quote August 6

Posted by lilod NoCal/8 (My Page) on
Sat, Aug 6, 11 at 9:06

I am a personal optimist but a skeptic about all else. What may sound to some like anger is really nothing more than sympathetic contempt. I view my species with a combination of wonder and pity, and I root for its destruction. And please don't confuse my point of view with cynicism; the real cynics are the ones who tell you everything's gonna be all right.
� George Carlin

There's no present. There's only the immediate future and the recent past.
� George Carlin

Laugh often, long and loud. Laugh until you gasp for breath.
� George Carlin

And finally:

May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house.
� George Carlin


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RE: Quote August 6

No.3 was the advice my doctor gave me when I started chemo.
What a wonderful week. No way can I follow up likewise.
Thanks, Lilo.


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RE: Quote August 6

  • Posted by mwheel East. WV-Z.6 (My Page) on
    Sat, Aug 6, 11 at 13:37

Lilo, what a great week of great quotes! I never knew that George Carlin had so much wisdom. Lots of cynicism to go with it, but still wise and worth reading and remembering.

Thanks a bunch! :>)


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RE: Quote August 6

Great week.


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