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Re: thought for the day

Postby nagarifle » Mon Jun 29, 2015 7:12 am

I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people. ~ Isaac Newton


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Re: thought for the day

Postby brihacharan » Mon Jun 29, 2015 10:25 am

nagarifle wrote:Genocide is not just a murderous madness; it is, more deeply, a politics that promises a utopia beyond politics - one people, one land, one truth, the end of difference. Since genocide is a form of political utopia, it remains an enduring temptation in any multiethnic and multicultural society in crisis.
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Re: thought for the day

Postby nagarifle » Tue Jun 30, 2015 9:38 am

I quite agree with Dr. Nordau's assertion that all men of genius are insane, but Dr. Nordeau forgets that all sane people are idiots. ~ Oscar Wilde


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Re: thought for the day

Postby aadhaulya » Tue Jun 30, 2015 9:20 pm

nagarifle wrote:I quite agree with Dr. Nordau's assertion that all men of genius are insane, but Dr. Nordeau forgets that all sane people are idiots. ~ Oscar Wilde


Thank god I am not one of them



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Re: thought for the day

Postby nagarifle » Wed Jul 01, 2015 3:08 pm

“Critics are like eunuchs in a harem; they know how it's done, they've seen it done every day, but they're unable to do it themselves.”


― Brendan Behan
one of my long time favorites


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Re: thought for the day

Postby nagarifle » Sat Jul 04, 2015 6:38 am

“When I came back to Dublin I was courtmartialed in my absence and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.”
― Brendan Behan


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Re: thought for the day

Postby aadhaulya » Sat Jul 04, 2015 6:45 am

Good collection of thoughts Nagarifle. You make me think............

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Re: thought for the day

Postby nagarifle » Sat Jul 04, 2015 6:47 am

thank you, need more people to share things to chew over,


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Re: thought for the day

Postby nagarifle » Thu Jul 09, 2015 2:12 pm

“I have never seen a situation so dismal that a policeman couldn't make it worse.”
― Brendan Behan


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Re: thought for the day

Postby brihacharan » Thu Jul 09, 2015 5:34 pm

In the Good Old Days life was simple & easy
When Apple & Blackberry were just fruits!!!

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Re: thought for the day

Postby aadhaulya » Fri Jul 10, 2015 1:48 am

brihacharan wrote:In the Good Old Days life was simple & easy
When Apple & Blackberry were just fruits!!!

Briha


:agree: :agree: Totally agree Briha ji. Spoken from the heart (mine). ROTFL ROTFL



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Re: thought for the day

Postby nagarifle » Fri Jul 24, 2015 4:27 am

A government large enough to provide everything you need is strong enough to take everything you have. T. Jefferson


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Re: thought for the day

Postby brihacharan » Fri Jul 24, 2015 4:18 pm

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Re: thought for the day

Postby goodboy_mentor » Sat Jul 25, 2015 11:16 am

But why make one person depend upon another in the matter of his vital needs? Education, everyone must have. Means of defence, everyone must have. These are the paramount requirements of every man for his self-preservation. How can the fact that his neighbour is educated and armed help a man who is uneducated and disarmed? The whole theory is absurd. - Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, Chairman of the Constituent Assembly of India. It is an answer to those who say that RKBA is not guaranteed as Fundamental Right in Part III of the Constitution of India.


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Re: thought for the day

Postby goodboy_mentor » Thu Jul 30, 2015 9:37 am

If we desire respect for the law we must first make it respectable. - Louis Brandeis, judge of the US Supreme Court


"If my mother tongue is shaking the foundations of your State, it probably means that you built your State on my land" - Musa Anter, Kurdish writer, assassinated by the Turkish secret services in 1992


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