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Old 06-18-2010, 09:33 PM   #41
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"Put all your eggs in one basket and watch that basket." -- Mark Twain.

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Old 06-18-2010, 11:25 PM   #42
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Those who think in inches and talk by yards should be kicked by feet.

Ooops! Wrong subject.

How about Butch Cassidy's philosophy.

News Carver - "There ain't what I call a fortune here, Butch."

Butch "Just as long as we come out ahead."

Ko'olau's Law -

Anything which can be used can be misused. Anything which can be misused will be.
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Old 06-19-2010, 07:30 AM   #43
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+ 1 on many of the maxims.

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Old 06-19-2010, 08:34 AM   #44
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Things are never as good as you think they will be or as bad as you think they will be.

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