Post your favorite quote

I’m not sure, but I think this is how it went - “Be ashamed to die, until you have won some victory for humanity.”

Heroes get remembered but legends never die, if you follow your heart kid you can never go wrong
-the sandlot

Just one is hard. Here is a favorite that puts me in mind of @Sarad:

Do I contradict myself?
Very well then I contradict myself.
(I am large, I contain multitudes.)

Walt Whitman, Song of Myself

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A victory for all of humanity? That would require quite the fame. Can we narrow it down to affecting the ones we are close to?

alice :girl: …" this is impossible "
the mad hatter :tophat: …" only if you believe it is "
take care :alien:


I think a victory for even a few of us can be a victory for humanity.

I’d rather be a could be if I cannot be an are, for a could be is a maybe reaching for a star. I’d rather be a has been than a might have been by far, for a might have been has never been but a has was once an are.

-Milton Berle

If I have to pick just one. I will pick the one on my coffee cup.

Be yourself everyone else is already taken. Oscar Wilde


“There’s no crying in baseball”. Tom Hanks

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“look at his cards, you’ll see the Aces! he’s got nothing! Just like when you were coming at me with nothing today…NOTHING.”

“yeah well, sometimes nothing can be a real cool hand.”

  • Cool Hand Luke starring Paul Newman

Happiness and sanity are an impossible combination -Mark Twain

“What we have here is a failure to communicate”.
Strother Martin

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“■■■■ on your whole mortifying, imaginary, and symbolic theater!”

Gilles Deleuze, Anti-Oedipus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia

“Get busy livin or get busy fryin. Thats damn right.” - morgan freeman in shawshank redemption

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“If you’re going through hell, keep going”

                            Winston Churchill
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Depression tells me I suck, so I respond I ain’t here 'cause I fell down, I’m here 'cause I got up.

The quote as said exactly by J.Robert Oppenheimer who invented the Atomic Bomb"Now I am become death, The destroyer of world’s "

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I think Oppenheimer took that from the Bahgavad Gita. He studied the Hindu religion.