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Do You Have a Favorite, Inspirational One-liner?

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Do You Have a Favorite, Inspirational One-liner?

Postby lish1936 » Sun Jun 15, 2014 8:59 pm

Here's my most recent favorite. :D



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Re: Do You Have a Favorite, Inspirational One-liner?

Postby Sparrow » Mon Jun 16, 2014 6:01 am

One of my favorite writing ones is:

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Re: Do You Have a Favorite, Inspirational One-liner?

Postby itsjoanne » Mon Jun 16, 2014 9:38 am

This one is hanging on the wall in my "office."

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Re: Do You Have a Favorite, Inspirational One-liner?

Postby deejay » Mon Jun 16, 2014 1:27 pm

This one always cracks me up: "I reject your reality and substitute my own."--Adam Savage on Mythbusters.

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Postby grandmalovesbabies » Tue Jul 29, 2014 1:43 pm

I don't know who penned it but I sure do refer to it a lot: "This too shall pass." It's kept me sane in some fairly insane moments.
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Re: Do You Have a Favorite, Inspirational One-liner?

Postby lish1936 » Tue Jul 29, 2014 2:52 pm

As a writer, this has special meaning for me:

A man's errors are his portals of discovery.
    James Joyce


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