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This week, I remember JFK, who said at his inauguration... Jrose Nov 2023 #1
"Pessimism won't work" Stardust Mirror Nov 2023 #2
Nice to run across a fellow MSTie! Different Drummer Nov 2023 #6
"The ocean is the ultimate solution" Stardust Mirror Nov 2023 #3
There are other ways. I just touched a hot oven rack. rsdsharp Nov 2023 #4
"Everything I like is either immoral, illegal, or fattening." calimary Nov 2023 #5
I've heard that one, but I'm not sure who said it. n/t Different Drummer Nov 2023 #7
Alexander Woollcott SeattleVet Nov 2023 #14
Indeed? Good to know! calimary Nov 2023 #45
Was that Mae West? Jeebo Nov 2023 #13
But she had some good ones. calimary Nov 2023 #46
Before you begin a journey of revenge, multigraincracker Nov 2023 #8
If you are going through Hell, keep going. -Winston Churchill n/t brewens Nov 2023 #9
"If we knew what we were doing, we wouldn't call it research." Permanut Nov 2023 #10
If you try, you might fail. If you don't try, you have failed. Might as well try. keithbvadu2 Nov 2023 #11
Oscar Wilde's last words. Jeebo Nov 2023 #12
Love Oscar Wilde... PittBlue Nov 2023 #16
also, work is the curse of the drinking class NoRethugFriends Nov 27 #87
"We shall overcome because the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice." brush Nov 2023 #15
if it was over one that ain't correct that's it NoRethugFriends Nov 27 #88
That's an opinion. I'll go with MLK's rather than yours. brush Nov 27 #92
Can you please explain in what way you see it is true. NoRethugFriends Nov 27 #93
All I have to say is "long" is the key word. brush Nov 27 #94
OK. I only see worse in the long run so far, don't expect it to change. NoRethugFriends Nov 27 #95
You're quite the pessimist. I perfer a little more optimism rather than a constantly depressed outlook. brush Nov 27 #96
I prefer realism. NoRethugFriends Nov 27 #99
And when humans are gone from the planet? Refreshing. brush Nov 27 #100
Why are humans more important than any other element of the planet? NoRethugFriends Nov 27 #101
Hey, if you wanna be gone, be my guest. I think I'll stay a while. brush Nov 27 #105
I didn't say I wanted to be gone. NoRethugFriends Nov 27 #108
We have to work in balance with nature. brush Nov 27 #110
My favorite quote is actually song lyrics (does that count?) Mad_Dem_X Nov 2023 #17
my favorite quote: From The Ashes Nov 2023 #18
Nice to meet another Pratchett fan. Hekate Nov 2023 #60
You should be diggin' it while it's happenin'. Frank Zappa cachukis Nov 2023 #19
"Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day... JoseBalow Nov 2023 #20
I think, therefore I am Skittles Nov 2023 #21
Okay, THIS one's my new favorite! calimary Nov 2023 #47
I think I got if from SPY magazine Skittles Nov 2023 #56
Oh MAN... I LOVED Spy magazine! calimary Nov 27 #73
From Margery Facklam MichMan Nov 2023 #22
Whether You think You can or you can't You're Right - Henry Ford BOSSHOG Nov 2023 #23
Arthur C. Clarke-- lastlib Nov 2023 #24
"Choices have consequences" ailsagirl Nov 2023 #25
Cogito ergo cogito sum. Harker Nov 2023 #26
👍👍👍 ailsagirl Nov 2023 #38
I think you've got something there.. justaprogressive Nov 2023 #41
And I have no shovel. n/t Harker Nov 2023 #42
Too Bad justaprogressive Nov 2023 #43
"Badges? We ain't got no badges! We don't need no badges! I don't have to show you any stinking badges!" marked50 Nov 2023 #27
...from the novel written by... justaprogressive Nov 2023 #44
Much Better-Thx marked50 Nov 2023 #49
Here's a real doozie from John Glenn... Talitha Nov 2023 #28
There was a saying among the admin staff at County Public Works: "Low-bid strikes again" Hekate Nov 2023 #62
Always thought that was Alan Shepard rurallib Nov 27 #112
That is a G-R-E-A-T quote! calimary Nov 28 #116
it is - it has stuck with me for decades rurallib Nov 28 #117
DEFINITELY a "Quote of the Week"! Just gotta figure out when to use it. calimary Nov 28 #118
And a few zingers from Billy Connolly.... Talitha Nov 2023 #29
Abraham Lincoln nevergiveup Nov 2023 #30
There's 2 kinds of people in the world dweller Nov 2023 #31
"There are 10 kinds of people in the world-- lastlib Nov 27 #76
I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell. Harry Truman doc03 Nov 2023 #32
Ralph Waldo Emerson: SOteric Nov 2023 #33
Two from John Maynard Keynes: DBoon Nov 2023 #34
Aeschylus Marthe48 Nov 2023 #35
I love that one ailsagirl Nov 2023 #39
"Get out of Dodge" Matt Dillon doc03 Nov 2023 #36
Bogart. moniss Nov 2023 #37
*Yes. justaprogressive Nov 2023 #40
This just might be my favorite DU thread EVER! calimary Nov 2023 #48
Some outstanding ones for sure! BigOleDummy Nov 2023 #50
Dwight David Eisenhower BigOleDummy Nov 2023 #51
Similarly, Warren Burger took on the 2nd amendment purists: rurallib Nov 27 #113
I dunno about favorite, but one I have posted repeatedly on DU in response to RockRaven Nov 2023 #52
Don't let one action constitute a Universe. chouchou Nov 2023 #54
Groucho Marx Charlie Chapulin Nov 2023 #53
also NoRethugFriends Nov 27 #89
Frederick Douglass waterwatcher123 Nov 2023 #55
Something we women need to take to heart since Dobbs made it so explicit... Hekate Nov 2023 #63
My Grandmother enid602 Nov 2023 #57
This one is 400 years old and still true today disambiguation Nov 2023 #58
That is a good one! calimary Nov 27 #75
Margaret Mead: Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens... Hekate Nov 2023 #59
"Humans need fantasy to be human" full quote below... Hekate Nov 2023 #61
James Taylor rubbersole Nov 2023 #64
"It's Colder than a Well Digger's Ass", by my mother-in-law. Emile Nov 2023 #65
The late, great Douglas Adams was a veritable gold mine markbark Nov 2023 #66
These are terrific! calimary Nov 2023 #68
Love him! nocoincidences Nov 27 #82
Another favorite: markbark Nov 27 #111
When you cant look on the bright side, I will sit with you in the dark berniesandersmittens Nov 2023 #67
"Here's Looking At You, Kid." from, Casablanca Stuart G Nov 2023 #69
The modern conservative Tactical Peek Nov 2023 #70
"Death destroys a man but the idea of death can save him" nuxvomica Nov 2023 #71
Reminds me of a quote from Babylon5 markbark Nov 2023 #72
Like others, I have a few... OldBaldy1701E Nov 27 #74
No matter how cynical I get, I can't keep up. -Lily Tomlin CrispyQ Nov 27 #77
From "The Red Lily," by Anatole France: Glorfindel Nov 27 #78
If there is no God, who pops up the next Kleenex? - Art Hoppe Brother Buzz Nov 27 #79
Never more jpak Nov 27 #80
Mary Wollstonecraft Randomthought Nov 27 #81
"I've spent half of my life getting drunk and chasing (women). WestMichRad Nov 27 #83
Two kinds of Republicans. Rich ones and dumb ones. czarjak Nov 27 #84
Wherever you go, deRien Nov 27 #85
Silence equals death Lunabell Nov 27 #86
"Good judgement comes from experience; experience comes from poor judgement" Shipwack Nov 27 #90
Don't spit in the soup, we've all got to eat NoRethugFriends Nov 27 #91
"Would evil men kill to get or keep unlimited money and unlimited power?" vanlassie Nov 27 #97
I currently have two favorite quotes. Niagara Nov 27 #98
... catbyte Nov 27 #102
"When you are accustomed to privilege, equality feels like oppression." Diamond_Dog Nov 27 #103
Will Rogers is wrong, you can learn a LOT by watching dumb people Shermann Nov 27 #104
Mine is on my sig line... MontanaMama Nov 27 #106
Xenophanes Raven123 Nov 27 #107
Butch Hancock: cloudbase Nov 27 #109
I have 3. 3catwoman3 Nov 27 #114
Susan Sontag, I think.... SharonClark Nov 27 #115
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