Which quotation do you enjoy most?

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"It is weird, not to be weird" John Lennon

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"Anyone who believes in telekinesis raise my hand". Kurt Vonnegut

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“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” - J.R.R. Tolkien

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"Blessed are the weird people - the poets, the misfits, writers, mystics, painters, troubadours - for they teach us to see the world through different eyes." Jacob Nordby

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"Where I was born and where and how I have lived is unimportant. It is what I have done with where I have been that should be of interest." Georgia O'Keeffe

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"You cannot choose whether or not you will live by rules, but you can choose which rules you will live by."-mishapqueen

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“We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship is formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over; so in a series of kindnesses there is at last one which makes the heart run over.” - Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

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Whatever

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“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.” -Dr. Seuss

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I don't have one

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"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty." Mohandas Gandhi

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"People are like a folded piece of paper, and as you get to know them you are unfolding it." Silly Sam (Scots)

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“It makes no difference what men think of war, said the judge. War endures. As well ask men what they think of stone. War was always here. Before man was, war waited for him. The ultimate trade awaiting its ultimate practitioner. That is the way it was and will be. That way and not some other way.” ― Cormac McCarthy

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"Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible." -Francis of Assisi Read

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"If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward." -Martin Luther King Jr.

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"The free, exploring mind of the individual human is the most valuable thing in the world. And this I would fight for: the freedom of the mind to take any direction it wishes, undirected. And this I must fight against: any idea, religion, or government which limits or destroys the individual." -John Steinbeck

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"Monsters exist, but they are too few in number to be truly dangerous. More dangerous are the common men, the functionaries ready to believe and to act without asking questions." -Primo Levi

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"People often claim to hunger for truth, but seldom like the taste when it's served up." - George R.R. Martin, A Clash of Kings

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"Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself." Leo Tolstoy

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“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” -Oscar Wilde

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“A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge.” -George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

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“I've been fighting my entire adult life for men and women everywhere to be equal and to be different. But there is one right I would not grant anyone. And that is the right to be indifferent.” ― Elie Wiesel

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"Sometimes the best thing to say is nothing at all. -Mishapqueen

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"War doesn't determine who's right only who is left." Bertrand Russell

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“No human race is superior; no religious faith is inferior. All collective judgments are wrong. Only racists make them” ― Elie Wiesel

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"Everyone can make excuses to try to justify wrong, but it doesn't make it right." (Hannah) 4 God

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"Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind." John F Kennedy

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“I think... If it is true that there are as many minds as there are heads, then there are as many kinds of love as there are hearts.” - Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

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"Believe in the power of the individual to make a difference in the world." Vera Federman

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"War is organised murder and nothing else....Politicians who took us to war should have been given the guns and told to settle their differences themselves, instead of organising nothing better than legalised mass murder"Harry Patch

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"Despite Everything, I believe people are really good at heart." Anne Frank

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"Too many died. War is not worth one life” Harry Patch

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"How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world." Anne Frank

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"If you judge people, you have no time to love them." - Mother Teresa

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Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourse of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness." Helen Keller

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"Faith is not a leap in the dark; it"s the exact opposite. It"s a commitment based on evidence" It is irrational to reduce all faith to blind faith and then subject it to ridicule. That provides a very anti-intellectual and convenient way of avoiding intelligent discussion." - John C. Lenno

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"All War is a Synonym of is man's failure as a thinking animal." John Steinbeck

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"All those young lives lost in a war which ended across a table. Where's the sense in that?" Harry Patch

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"If this one must die to push the rest of you, so be it!

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"Only the dead have seen the end of war." Plato

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“Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.” ― Elie Wiesel

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Pythasis says2015-04-28T15:38:22.4523618-05:00
Hard choice...Might add a few while I decide :P
scots says2015-04-28T15:40:34.8493540-05:00
You can do that xD
TBR says2015-04-28T15:47:01.8693997-05:00
Some excellent quotes in that list.
scots says2015-04-28T15:47:55.6018334-05:00
Aye :)

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