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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby fromthehills » Thu Jun 01, 2017 2:51 am

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When Mom got married they had to search the local dump for usable plates and silverware.


Don't think I had it like that, but I remember that my mom's sister was a "gold digger" for marrying the manager of the Piggly Wiggly.

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Postby Nikki Nyx » Mon Jun 19, 2017 2:53 am

"Some learn by listening, some read, some observe and analyze—and some of us just have to pee on the electric fence."
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...which should be coupled with...

"Hold my beer and watch this, y'all!"
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby scrmbldggs » Thu Jun 29, 2017 4:26 pm

"The Tweet Speaks for Itself"
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby Cadmusteeth » Thu Jun 29, 2017 5:54 pm

That Trump is a greedy blowhard?

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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby gorgeous » Sun Jul 09, 2017 1:15 am

tesla-----When wireless is perfectly applied the whole earth will be converted into a huge brain, which in fact it is, all things being particles of a real and rhythmic whole. We shall be able to communicate with one another instantly, irrespective of distance. Not only this, but through television and telephony we shall see and hear one another as perfectly as though we were face to face, despite intervening distances of thousands of miles; and the instruments through which we shall be able to do his will be amazingly simple compared with our present telephone. A man will be able to carry one in his vest pocket. "When woman is boss", Colliers, January 30, 1926 ------------------------------and tesla----Marconi is a good fellow. Let him continue. He is using seventeen of my patents. On being informed that Marconi was transmitting wireless messages across the Atlantic Ocean, as quoted in "Who Invented Radio?" at PBS.org, and in Tesla : The Modern Sorcerer (1999) by Daniel Blair Stewart, p. 371
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby Matthew Ellard » Sun Jul 09, 2017 1:22 am

gorgeous wrote:tesla-----When wireless is perfectly applied the whole earth will be converted into a huge brain, which in fact it is, all things being particles of a real and rhythmic whole. We shall be able to communicate with one another instantly, irrespective of distance. Not only this, but through television and telephony we shall see and hear one another as perfectly as though we were face to face, despite intervening distances of thousands of miles; and the instruments through which we shall be able to do his will be amazingly simple compared with our present telephone. A man will be able to carry one in his vest pocket. "When woman is boss", Colliers, January 30, 1926

You absolute idiot Gorgeous. International phone lines were already working before 1926. The "Vest radio" was already shown in Popular Mechanics before 1926.

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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby gorgeous » Sun Jul 09, 2017 1:27 am

do his will and see with it...not a radio..
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby Matthew Ellard » Sun Jul 09, 2017 1:37 am

gorgeous wrote:do his will and see with it...not a radio..
You got all the dates wrong Gorgeous. The world was already connected in 1926. All the magical future technology was already being shown in "Buck Rogers". :lol:

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Postby gorgeous » Sun Jul 09, 2017 1:38 am

aliens got to Buck...
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Postby Matthew Ellard » Sun Jul 09, 2017 1:42 am

gorgeous wrote:aliens got to Buck...
Buck Rogers is a fictional cartoon character. You do know that, right? :lol:

So you are now going to claim "Dick Tracy" invented the TV wrist band before Tesla?
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby Gord » Wed Aug 02, 2017 6:02 am

"That White House is a real dump." -- Donald J. Trump

I'd offer to burn it down, but that's so 1812.
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Postby scrmbldggs » Wed Aug 02, 2017 3:35 pm

:hmm: That's since they began their makeover, right?






ETA “If I were elected, I would maybe touch it up a little bit, but the White House is a special place. … You don’t want to do too much touching.”


That was then, this is now:

Federal documents show that Trump spent $133,053 on office furnishings during the period, compared to $51,204.25 by Obama. And the living quarters are being entirely overhauled by Kannalikham, even tho everyone said (and this time it seems true, lol) that the last renovations/decor were done so superbly, that nothing should be done to it for years to come...

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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby NickRimando » Thu Aug 03, 2017 6:50 am

"We've done the impossible, and that makes us mighty." - Malcolm Reynolds
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby gorgeous » Thu Aug 03, 2017 3:08 pm

seth------"The teachers within your system are those in their last reincarnation, and other personalities who have left the system but have been assigned to help those still within it. The system also includes some fragment personalities what are entering for the first time, as well as those in later reincarnations."
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby OlegTheBatty » Thu Aug 03, 2017 3:58 pm

gorgeous wrote:seth------"The teachers within your system are those in their last reincarnation, and other personalities who have left the system but have been assigned to help those still within it. The system also includes some fragment personalities what are entering for the first time, as well as those in later reincarnations."


Ah. That explains it. You are a fragment personality. ;)
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby gorgeous » Thu Aug 03, 2017 9:28 pm

you are a fragment personality of mine..you just don't know it...
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby Gawdzilla Sama » Thu Aug 03, 2017 10:25 pm

OlegTheBatty wrote:
gorgeous wrote:seth------"The teachers within your system are those in their last reincarnation, and other personalities who have left the system but have been assigned to help those still within it. The system also includes some fragment personalities what are entering for the first time, as well as those in later reincarnations."


Ah. That explains it. You are a fragment personality. ;)

He acts fraggy.
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby Matthew Ellard » Fri Aug 04, 2017 12:10 am

gorgeous wrote:seth------"The teachers within your system are those in their last reincarnation, and other personalities who have left the system but have been assigned to help those still within it. The system also includes some fragment personalities what are entering for the first time, as well as those in later reincarnations."

Gorgeous? The Seth fairy tales are 40 years old and ended when story teller Jane Roberts died decades ago. They are from your adulthood.

Do you have any good stories from the last quarter of a century
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby OlegTheBatty » Fri Aug 04, 2017 6:52 pm

Matthew Ellard wrote:
gorgeous wrote:seth------"The teachers within your system are those in their last reincarnation, and other personalities who have left the system but have been assigned to help those still within it. The system also includes some fragment personalities what are entering for the first time, as well as those in later reincarnations."

Gorgeous? The Seth fairy tales are 40 years old and ended when story teller Jane Roberts died decades ago. They are from your adulthood.

Do you have any good stories from the last quarter of a century
:lol:


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Postby scrmbldggs » Fri Aug 04, 2017 10:25 pm

...all the crisis actors at recent rallies...

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Postby gorgeous » Sat Aug 05, 2017 8:27 pm

"It may also strike you, my readers, as quite shocking when I tell you that there is no such thing, basically, as disease. There are instead only processes. What you think of disease is instead the result of an exaggeration or overextension of perfectly normal body processes. You are not attacked by viruses, for instance, for all kinds of viruses exist normally in the body. There are no KILLER viruses, then but viruses that go beyond their usual bounds."
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Postby Gawdzilla Sama » Sat Aug 05, 2017 10:48 pm

gorgeous wrote:"It may also strike you, my readers, as quite shocking when I tell you that there is no such thing, basically, as disease. There are instead only processes. What you think of disease is instead the result of an exaggeration or overextension of perfectly normal body processes. You are not attacked by viruses, for instance, for all kinds of viruses exist normally in the body. There are no KILLER viruses, then but viruses that go beyond their usual bounds."
Session 1/xx, Page 71

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Postby Matthew Ellard » Sun Aug 06, 2017 12:32 am

gorgeous wrote:"It may also strike you, my readers, as quite shocking when I tell you that there is no such thing, basically, as disease. There are instead only processes. What you think of disease is instead the result of an exaggeration or overextension of perfectly normal body processes. You are not attacked by viruses, for instance, for all kinds of viruses exist normally in the body. There are no KILLER viruses, then but viruses that go beyond their usual bounds."
Session 1/xx, Page 71


https://www.wireclub.com/topics/philoso ... hBELwai0/2

Welcome Lori100 from Pasadena, California AKA "Gorgeous"
Well that's weird. You are quoting yourself and linking to yourself, named Lori100 on the Wire Club forum from three years ago. This is a bit of a treat for our skeptic forum members as they can see your insane spamming of "woo" without anyone else responding.

Are you hinting you are leaving us soon?.
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby gorgeous » Sun Aug 06, 2017 2:03 am

seth-----"The dream world operates as a creative situation in which probable
acts are instantly materialized, laid out in actual or symbolic form. From
these you then choose the most appropriate for physical expression."
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby Matthew Ellard » Sun Aug 06, 2017 4:23 am

gorgeous wrote: seth-----"The dream world operates as a creative situation in which probable
acts are instantly materialized, laid out in actual or symbolic form. From
these you then choose the most appropriate for physical expression."


Hey Laurie (Gorgeous), there are two original Seth cult members posting on the forum, Caleb and Barrie, who actually sat in Jane Roberts channelling sessions in the late 60s. They would love to meet a fellow cult member like yourself.

So why don't you join them with a big Pasadena Welcome from your stage show at The Boulevard. They will be thrilled.
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Re: Favourite Quotes.

Postby Nikki Nyx » Sun Aug 06, 2017 4:40 am

One of my favorite quotes, and it's especially appropriate in here lately...

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...it used to be so simple, once upon a time.
Because the universe was full of ignorance all around and the scientist panned through it like a prospector crouched over a mountain stream, looking for the gold of knowledge among the gravel of unreason, the sand of uncertainty, and the little whiskery eight-legged swimming things of superstition.
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