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Everything Else / Re: Great Quotes
« Last post by Scheherazade on January 16, 2019, 03:17:52 PM »
“The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Сrown. It may be frail – its roof may shake – the wind may blow through it – the storm may enter – the rain may enter – but the King of England cannot enter.” William Pitt
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Everything Else / Re: Great Quotes
« Last post by Scheherazade on January 07, 2019, 06:21:34 AM »
"A vote is like a rifle its usefulness depends upon the character of the user." Theodore Roosevelt
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Everything Else / Re: Great Quotes
« Last post by nurseJT on January 06, 2019, 09:06:34 PM »
A few I will share with the 17 year old granddaughter we have taken in:

The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.

Half of life is luck; the other half is discipline - and that’s the important half, for without discipline you wouldn’t know what to do with luck.
Carl Zuckmeyer

The successful person has the habit of doing the things failures don't like to do. They don't like doing them either necessarily. But their disliking is subordinated to the strength of their purpose.
E.M. Gray

 Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishments.
Jim Rohn

First we form habits, then they form us. Conquer your bad habits or they will conquer you.
Rob Gilbert

The first and the best victory is to conquer self.
Plato

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
Icelandic Proverb

Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound. The man who does not shrink from self-crucifixion can never fail to accomplish the object upon which his heart is set. This is true of earthly as of heavenly things. Even the man whose object is to acquire wealth must be prepared to make great personal sacrifices before he can accomplish his object; and how much more so he who would realize a strong and well-poised life.
James Allen

If thou thinkest twice before thou speakest once, thou wilt speak twice the better for it.
William Penn

We should be careful to get out of an experience only the wisdom that is in it and stop there; lest we be like the cat that sits down on a hot stove lid. She will never sit on a hot stove lid again and that is well; but also she will never sit down on a cold one anymore.
Mark Twain
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Swap Meet / WTS .40 caliber ammo
« Last post by nurseJT on January 06, 2019, 12:20:06 PM »
A neighbor has a bunch of .40 caliber ammo she wants to sell. I can get additional details (quantity, desired price, brand, bullet style and weight) in the next day or so.
Location is Riverton area.
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Everything Else / Re: Great Quotes
« Last post by Scheherazade on January 04, 2019, 07:46:34 AM »
Those are some good ones.
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Everything Else / Re: Great Quotes
« Last post by nurseJT on January 03, 2019, 08:02:35 PM »
]To be civilized is to restrain the ability to commit mayhem. To be incapable of committing mayhem is not the mark of the civilized, merely the domesticated. -Trefor Thomas

No one should negotiate their dreams. Dreams must be free to flee and fly high. No government, no legislature, has a right to limit your dreams. You should never agree to surrender your dreams.
Rev. Jesse Jackson

Healthy children will not fear life if their elders have integrity enough not to fear death.
Erik H. Erikson

Half of life is luck; the other half is discipline - and that’s the important half, for without discipline you wouldn’t know what to do with luck.
Carl Zuckmeyer

Preconcieved notions are the locks on the door to wisdom.
Merry Browne
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
George Santayana

Liberty is the only thing you can't have unless you give it to others.
--William Allen White[/size][/font]
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Everything Else / Re: Great Quotes
« Last post by Scheherazade on December 30, 2018, 10:39:13 AM »
This quote from Corrie Ten Boom is religiously based:
"Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?'
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Everything Else / Re: It's good to be rich in Wyoming
« Last post by Erik on August 09, 2018, 08:43:19 AM »
Rich and in Wyoming, those are some solid life goals.
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Everything Else / It's good to be rich in Wyoming
« Last post by Steve C. on August 08, 2018, 09:16:58 PM »
This article claims the high earners in Wyoming get the best deal.

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/08/the-most-expensive-and-cheapest-states-for-the-rich.html

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/08/the-most-expensive-and-cheapest-states-for-the-rich.html
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Everything Else / Re: Great Quotes
« Last post by Scheherazade on June 20, 2018, 12:40:04 PM »
"Never grow a wishbone where your backbone ought to be." Jenny Paddleford
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