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12 September 2010

Posted by endorphinjunkie z7bAlabama (My Page) on
Sun, Sep 12, 10 at 4:39

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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RE: 12 September 2010

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.

RE: 12 September 2010

  • Posted by lilod NoCal/8 (My Page) on
    Sun, Sep 12, 10 at 9:31

Good one!

RE: 12 September 2010

True then and now, could have been written yesterday.

RE: 12 September 2010

Thanks for jumping in, good quote.

RE: 12 September 2010

Thanks much!

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