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    Quote Originally Posted by Geezer View Post
    " If the brain were so simple we could understand it... we would be so simple that we couldn't."

    -Fortune cookie!
    That's a great one! Saw it years back, a couple Neuro-guys used it but the quote originally was from George Edgin Pugh.
    Somewhat of a paradox!
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    I used to think that the brain was the most wonderful organ in my body. Then I realized who was telling me this.
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    What do you want a meaning for? Life is a desire, not a meaning.

    Charlie Chaplin
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    Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring ― Marilyn Monroe

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    “The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it.”

    ― Terry Pratchett, Diggers
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    Being lucky means being prepared when an opportunity arises.

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    When asked why he robbed banks, the bank robber replied:
    " That's where the money is!"
    Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
    - Oscar Wilde

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    Nothing you do is going to matter that much in the long run. Don’t take yourself so seriously.

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    Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring ― Marilyn Monroe

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    " 95% of the bs in he world is generated by less than 5% of the people..."
    Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
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    Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently.

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    A little foolishness, enough to enjoy life, and a little wisdom to avoid the errors, that will do.

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    " The chief obstacle to the progress of tye human race is...the human race."

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