Aardy R. DeVarque (aardy) wrote,
Aardy R. DeVarque

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Quotes for the week of September 20-26

Some classics this time around. The second-to-last one, in particular, could easily be applied by several people on my friends list.

"I didn't spend all those years playing Dungeons & Dragons and not learn a little something about courage."
      --X-Files, "Jose Chung's 'From Outer Space' "

"I have been chosen!"
      --Toy Story

"I saw a werewolf drinking a piña colada at Trader Vic's /
And his hair was perfect."
      --Warren Zevon, "Werewolves of London"

"I want to be a clone"
      --Steve Taylor, from the song of the same title

"I will not be pushed, filed, stamped, indexed, briefed, debriefed, or numbered. My life is my own."
      -- No. 6, The Prisoner

"I'd like to leave you with something positive, but I can't think of anything positive to say. Would you take two negatives?"
      --Woody Allen, in a standup routine

"Immortality is what I'm buyin' /
But I'd rather be immortal /
By not dyin' "
      --Steve Taylor, "Am I In Synch" (after Woody Allen)

"I had one of those days where I wish I had chosen an easier career like brain surgery or less nerve wracking like bomb disposal."
      --Bill Neal, a librarian at the University of South Carolina & Midlands Technical College, in a message on the Autocat mailing list, March 7, 1997

"It's a Marvel-comic-book, Saturday-matinee fairy tale, boy"
      --Steve Taylor, "Hero"

Feudalism: Serf & Turf
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