Interesting Quotes - Page 1

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I used to be Snow White, but I drifted.
- Mae West
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Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is knowing not to use it in a fruit salad.
- Unknown
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Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It's to see my dividends coming in.
- John D. Rockefeller
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Don't believe everything you read on the internet.
- Abraham Lincoln
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It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.
- Pablo Picasso
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Level 81
May 27, 2018
How about this one?: "Knowledge is knowing that Wales is a country. Wisdom is knowing not to put Wales as an answer on a country quiz."
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Level 43
May 30, 2018
lol
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Level 88
Jun 6, 2018
My favorite of that vein was "Knowledge is knowing that Frankenstein wasn't the monster. Wisdom is knowing that he was."
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Level ∞
Sep 19, 2018
Nice one. I added that to our list of interesting quotes.
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Level 74
May 27, 2018
The Abraham Lincoln? I guess several more obscure one are living who could have said that...
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Level ∞
May 28, 2018
I'm not 100% sure that quote is accurate, but as Winston Churchill said: "don't believe everything you read on the internet".
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Level 61
Jun 3, 2018
"I too, am greatly concerned by the growing influence of 'fake news'." -- Aristotle
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Level 60
Jun 9, 2018
Not sure if Ol' Abe lived to see the internet....
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Level 48
Jun 11, 2018
I bet he did. I mean, how else could he have possibly told people to not believe everything you read on the internet if it didn’t even exist when he was alive?
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Level 62
Nov 5, 2018
“Why do people make up fake facts for attention on the internet” -Gandhi
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Level 63
Jan 28, 2019
This is great!
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Level 74
Feb 25, 2020
"Not sure if Ol' Abe lived to see the internet...." - Confucius
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Level 56
Apr 13, 2020
"Now everyone, we must follow in the footsteps of Abe Lincoln and not believe everything we read on the Internet" -Napolean at a conference with Genghis Khan, Vladimir Lenin, Mark Twain and Alexander the Great.
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Level 56
Nov 8, 2020
I believe that Henry VIII was also at the conference, which was held over Zoom.
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Level 28
Jul 9, 2018
You do know the abe one is a joke in itself- don't believe everything you read on the internet - don't believe that this is an actual quote
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Level 35
Jul 30, 2018
That's what I call a mixture of logic and not being able to spot a joke from an example.
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Level 63
Aug 10, 2018
r/woooosh
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Level 76
Aug 21, 2018
Did that really need to be explained?
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Level 49
Sep 14, 2020
thank you Peter Griffin
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Level 70
Mar 29, 2019
Most urban myths start out as jokes:
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Level 67
Jul 5, 2019
#3 is pretty sad
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Level 80
Nov 28, 2019
I could paint like a child from a very early age.
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Level 61
Feb 21, 2020
Knowledge is knowing that the pilot can land a plane successfully. Wisdom is knowing not to clap when he does so.
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Level 70
Sep 6, 2020
Knowledge and wisdom are both learnt, experience is the teacher and when you have landed during a monsoon and skidded off the runway, tilted sideways and bounced back on the runway then stopped safely only a 'prig' wouldn't clap.
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Level 44
Feb 27, 2020
C-4 is just angry playdough so don't worry

I hope......

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Level 52
Apr 11, 2020
Abe Lincoln said not to believe everything you read on the internet??? I don't believe it!
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Level 64
Apr 19, 2020
I think we all know that #1 should be: "You miss 100% of the shots you don't take. - Wayne Gretzky" - Michael "The Great One" Scott