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07-07-2004, 12:24 AM
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Bertrand Russell

07-07-2004, 12:27 AM
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Bertrand Russell

07-07-2004, 12:29 AM
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Bertrand Russell
That's absogoldurnlutely right!

Miss Mally
07-07-2004, 12:32 AM
The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is, that one comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won't.- Henry Ward Beecher

Miss Mally
07-07-2004, 12:40 AM
The World is a fine place, and worth fighting for. -Ernest Hemmingway

07-07-2004, 12:44 AM
Many people want the government to protect the consumer. A much more urgent problem is to protect the consumer from the government.

Milton Friedman "my favorit economist"

I am sure everyone has their favorite LOL

07-07-2004, 07:45 AM
We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable; that all men are created equal and independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights inherent and inalienable, among which are the preservation of life, and liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Thomas Jefferson (1743 - 1826)

Miss Mally
07-07-2004, 01:50 PM
If you were to go back in history and take every president, you'll find that the numerical value of each letter in their name was equally divisible into the year in which they were elected. By my calculations, our next president has to be named Yellnick McWawa. - questionable wisdom from Cliff Calvin 1980's Cheers

Miss Mally
07-09-2004, 12:36 AM
If you ever find happiness by hunting for it, you will find it as the old woman did her lost spectacles---on her own nose all the time. -Josh Billings

07-09-2004, 08:35 AM
Please...tell me who you are and what you want. And if you think those are simple questions, keep in mind that most people live their entire lives without arriving at an answer

~ Gary Zukav ~

07-09-2004, 03:56 PM
"Abortion today, abortion tomorrow, abortion forever." - Miraculous Mutha

07-09-2004, 05:43 PM
Abortion = MURDER

Miss Mally
07-10-2004, 12:52 AM
one man with courage makes a majortiy - Andrew Jackson

07-10-2004, 10:48 PM
I always keep a supply of stimulant handy in case I see a snake--which I also keep handy.
W. C. Fields

07-11-2004, 11:04 AM
Abortion = MURDER
Blood and tissue does not a baby make. - Miraculous Mutha

07-11-2004, 03:20 PM
Abortion is advocated only by persons who have themselves been born.
--Ronald Reagan

07-11-2004, 09:21 PM
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool. William Shakespeare

07-13-2004, 09:04 PM
"We have staked the whole future of American civilization, not upon the power of government, far from it. We have staked the future upon the capacity of each and all of us to govern ourselves, according to the Ten Commandments of God." James Madison

07-16-2004, 08:38 PM
John Barrymore:
Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open.

Miss Mally
07-17-2004, 02:16 PM
You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses. - unknown

07-19-2004, 09:19 PM
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.

07-19-2004, 11:03 PM
The tongue must be very heavy, indeed, because so few people can hold it. -Unknown

07-20-2004, 10:39 AM
The tongue must be very heavy, indeed, because so few people can hold it. -Unknown

Now boy howdy that is the truth.

07-20-2004, 10:42 AM
"I get to travel to lotsa places overseas, like Canada" -Britney Spears

07-20-2004, 12:42 PM
We are shut up in schools and college recitation rooms for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bellyful of words and do not know a thing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-82) U.S. essayist and poet.

07-20-2004, 01:52 PM
Hypocrites! First extract the straw from your eye, and then you will see clearly how to extract the straw from your brother's eye.
-Jesus Christ (Matthew 7:5)

That goes for me too. :roll:

07-20-2004, 02:59 PM
"You can't have everything...where would you put it?" -- Steven Wright

Miss Mally
07-20-2004, 03:01 PM
in my pockets Dr.Don...in my pockets...I love stuff with pockets.

Miss Mally
07-20-2004, 04:32 PM
The work will wait while you show the child a rainbow, but the rainbow won't wait while you do the work.

08-01-2004, 01:25 AM
Always forgive your enemys, - nothing annoys them more. - Oscar Wilde

08-01-2004, 09:34 AM
Abortion = MURDER
Blood and tissue does not a baby make. - Miraculous Mutha

So babies just appear by magic sometime in the last trimester?

09-24-2004, 11:12 PM
Many people would sooner die than think; in fact, they do so.
Bertrand Russell

09-25-2004, 12:43 PM
"...decide...whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying...." Amelia Earhart

09-26-2004, 11:03 PM
Dante Aleghieri:
The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who in time of great moral crises maintain their neutrality.

Miss Mally
09-27-2004, 02:16 PM
Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example.
Mark Twain (1835-1910)

09-27-2004, 03:10 PM
Better to remain silent and thought a fool that to speak up and remove all doubt. Author Unknown

09-27-2004, 10:27 PM
We are faced with the paradoxical fact that education has become one of the chief obstacles to intelligence and freedom of thought.
Bertrand Russell

Miss Mally
09-28-2004, 07:53 AM
Passionate hatred can give meaning and purpose to an empty life.
Eric Hoffer

09-28-2004, 09:18 AM
For with YOU (God) is the source of life; By light from YOU (God) we can see light.

"King David of Israel"

09-28-2004, 09:28 AM
Abortion = MURDER
Blood and tissue does not a baby make. - Miraculous Mutha

Exodus 21:22-25;

22 ďAnd in case men should struggle with each other and they really hurt a pregnant woman and her children do come out but no fatal accident occurs, he is to have damages imposed upon him without fail according to what the owner of the woman may lay upon him; and he must give it through the justices. 23 But if a fatal accident should occur, then you must give soul for soul, 24 eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, 25 branding for branding, wound for wound, blow for blow.

"God Almighty"

How Does God feel about babies in the womb?

It says pregnant, not which month or week or day.

09-28-2004, 11:03 PM
"Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws."
- Plato (427-347 B.C.)

10-07-2004, 12:04 AM
Marriage is the only war in which you sleep with the enemy.
Author: Anonymous

10-07-2004, 03:16 PM
Talk is cheap...except when Congress does it. Mark Twain

Miss Mally
10-08-2004, 07:45 AM
Cry Havoc, and let slip the dogs of war.
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), Julius Caesar, Act III, Scene I

10-08-2004, 11:15 PM
`We will never have true civilization until we have learned to recognize the rights of others.'
Will Rogers

Miss Mally
10-09-2004, 10:46 AM
October 9th

Lewis Cass was born this day, October 9, 1782.
He fought in the War of 1812, and later became the Governor of the Michigan
Territory. Cass made treaties with the Indians, organized townships and
built roads.
He was a U.S. Senator, Secretary of State under President Buchanan and the
Democratic Presidential candidate in 1848.
Lewis Cass stated:
"The fate of republican government is indissolubly bound up with the fate
of the Christian religion, and a people who reject its holy faith will find
themselves the slaves of their own evil passions and of arbitrary power."

10-09-2004, 04:01 PM
"How well we know what a profitable superstition this fable of Christ has been for us." - Pope Leo X

Miss Mally
10-11-2004, 04:42 PM
"Government is instituted for the common good...the people alone have an
incontestable, unalienable, and indefeasible right to institute government;
and to reform, alter, or totally change the same, when their protection,
safety, prosperity, and happiness require it." --John Adams

10-11-2004, 11:56 PM
The most dangerous creation of any society is the man who has nothing to lose.
James A. Baldwin

11-18-2004, 10:11 AM
The just shall live by faith- Bible

Miss Mally
11-19-2004, 08:32 AM
Hanlon's Razor: ``Never attribute to malice that which can be adequately explained by stupidity''.

11-19-2004, 06:29 PM
Send France a message today....get Help you Morons!.....me