Thursday Quote Day aka TQD - Week 10, 2019

Mar 07, 2019,14:44 PM
 

As I believe Mr. D has not contributed a quotes thread today himself here I am doing the bidding of my own accord smile........


'The soul is healed by being around children.'
Fyodor Dostoyevsky

'Few indeed have been found to resist the crowd, to stand up alone before misguided masses, to face their implacable frenzy without weapons and with folded arms to dare a no when a yes is demanded.'
Hannah Arendt

'I have seen men in real life who so long deceived others that at last their true nature could not reveal itself.'
Soren Kierkegaard

'What is the first business of one who practices philosophy? To get rid of self-conceit. For it is impossible for anyone to begin to learn that which he thinks he already knows.'
Epictetus





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It is....

 
 By: Adamska : March 7th, 2019-14:59
by some margin the most poetically written of this selection . Cheers, Filip

Yep! [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 7th, 2019-15:00

Lol xD [nt]

 
 By: Adamska : March 7th, 2019-15:30

Happened yesterday :)

 
 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : March 7th, 2019-23:25
Great one

Well Filip as they say...

 
 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : March 7th, 2019-23:35
...  

xD

 
 By: Adamska : March 7th, 2019-23:47
Witty innit . Cheers, Filip

🤦🏻‍♀️ [nt]

 
 By: DruidPadj : March 8th, 2019-10:21

a couple from John Steinbeck writing in "East of Eden"

 
 By: cshimokita : March 8th, 2019-04:38
Talking about Salinas Valley, California... "It was an unlikely place for a man from a green country to come to, but he came about thirty years before the turn of the century and he brought with him his tiny Irish wife, a tight hard little woman humorless... 

'Humorless as a chicken.' XD

 
 By: Adamska : March 12th, 2019-08:50
First time I have read that metaphor, although I do think chicken can occasionally act funny xD. The second one in essence saying the glass is half full . I like them both. Cheers, Filip

I have two

 
 By: JeromeJohnson : March 12th, 2019-07:37
1) Never prod the bear 2) Always know who the bear is By me.

:) [nt]

 
 By: Adamska : March 12th, 2019-08:50

A bit late to the game

 
 By: Baron - Mr Red : March 12th, 2019-10:04
"Give a man a mask and he will show his true face" Oscar Wilde....though I believe it was also the Joker too.

Timeless one :)

 
 By: Adamska : March 12th, 2019-10:29
Always liked it a great deal. Cheers, Filip

I particularly like

 
 By: Choupette - Amber : March 16th, 2019-03:41
You may deceive all the people part of the time, and part of the people all the time, but not all the people all the time." Author: Lincoln

Now why would you like this quote?

 
 By: CDG : March 16th, 2019-08:41
I am not in favour of ever trying to deceive people.

Lol, not his, my post above.

 
 By: Adamska : March 16th, 2019-09:59
I thought his remark was aimed at one of my quotes in original post! Apologies, Filip

:),

 
 By: Adamska : March 16th, 2019-10:46
This is how the sequence of events happened, as simply described as possible: 1. Cpt. A. posted his questioning answer. This for some reason, even though it was made to someone else's post, showed up in my unanswered responses tab. 2. I open my unanswered... 

😂 [nt]

 
 By: Choupette - Amber : March 17th, 2019-02:51

Why wouldn’t I? [nt]

 
 By: Choupette - Amber : March 16th, 2019-11:24

I think....

 
 By: Adamska : March 16th, 2019-11:30
it is a rather objective statement . It in no way encourages deception. Cheers, Filip

:)

 
 By: Adamska : March 16th, 2019-13:54
Thank you for participating! Cheers, Filip

It was just a question

 
 By: CDG : March 17th, 2019-01:09
It is a quotation about deceiving people so i was just asking why you liked it. No need to feel a problem.

Welcome! [nt]

 
 By: Choupette - Amber : March 17th, 2019-01:50

Hi

 
 By: Choupette - Amber : March 16th, 2019-17:27
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