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it's just a phrase..

i do believe it was intuitivemotion that reminded me of this quote months back. i printed it, and have it where i can read it each and every day..

'only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.'
t.s. eliot

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aviator
Nov. 4th, 2005 03:19 am (UTC)
I like it
That is one of those great quotes. I love it.

Reminds me of this one:

"The biggest risk is NOT taking one!"
artworkslive
Nov. 4th, 2005 03:27 am (UTC)
Re: I like it
RAH!!!!
i 2nd that emotion...
;D
somavenus
Nov. 4th, 2005 03:20 am (UTC)
PERFECT.

writing it down and sticking it on my pin board by my desk :D

xo!
artworkslive
Nov. 4th, 2005 03:30 am (UTC)
yeaness.
times about a billion.

gol DANG...i'm still reeling from your posts goil!!!!! sooooooooo happy for you and yours....huggums.

so, eh hem..... uuuuum when are moving here again....hmmmmm??
;D


rickysaccount
Nov. 4th, 2005 03:50 am (UTC)
I like that one, too! :)
I have a favourite one about risk in my quotes archive but it's a little long:


If you want to improve, be content to be thought foolish and stupid
with regard to external things. Don't wish to be thought to know
anything; and even if you appear to be somebody important to others,
distrust yourself. For, it is difficult to both keep your faculty of
choice in a state conformable to nature, and at the same time acquire
external things. But while you are careful about the one, you must of
necessity neglect the other.


-- Epictetus


I might just have to add that in there, too! :o)
artworkslive
Nov. 4th, 2005 04:17 am (UTC)
Re: I like that one, too! :)
OOOOOHHHH!
i especially relate to the 'foolish..stupid' part!!!! HAHAHAHA!

so true...wordy...but, oooooooh so true.

you are THE KiNG of quotes!!!!!!!!!!!
;D

-b
insufion
Nov. 4th, 2005 03:59 am (UTC)
yes ! :)
"dream your dreams with open eyes and make them come true"

t.e.lawrence


or ...as lux interior put it.."how far baby!how far can too far go?"
artworkslive
Nov. 4th, 2005 04:24 am (UTC)
Re: yes ! :)
eh hem...
may i expound on these profound words....


'we are the music makers....and we are the dreamers of dreams...'
-willy wonka

uuuuum.....did i MMMMMMMMENTiON chocolate was involved????
;D
insufion
Nov. 4th, 2005 04:29 am (UTC)
Re: yes ! :)
chocolate!!!!!!!
yum!
hmmmm...i wonder if those oompa loompas can make mashed spuds n gravy? ;D
artworkslive
Nov. 4th, 2005 04:41 am (UTC)
Re: yes ! :)
mmmmmmmm....
spuds & gravy...all wrapped in a nuggety shell of milk chocolate....COULD THIS be THE NEW CONFECTION soon to hit store shelves in time for the holidaze??????
;D
insufion
Nov. 4th, 2005 04:53 am (UTC)
Re: yes ! :)
just in time for the season of stuffing! :D
could give the british some confectionary competition..we could run it up against deep fried mars bars...and win!!

rickysaccount
Nov. 4th, 2005 04:54 am (UTC)
Re: yes ! :)
Ooh, we all need to go to Chin Chin and get their amazing chocolate covered spring rolls dipped in chocolate... only thing close to that is their chocolate covered fortune cookies, especially the white chocolate ones!!! We should plan something for next week'ish... :)
artworkslive
Nov. 4th, 2005 05:07 am (UTC)
Re: yes ! :)
drooooooooooooooooooool!!!!!!!!
sluuuuurp!!

mop mop.

that sounds positively divine dr. S!!!!!!
we will too-walk! for CERTAiN!!!!!!
(Anonymous)
Nov. 4th, 2005 04:58 pm (UTC)
pammy
amen!!!!!!!!!!!!! I think that is how I lived my life:)
artworkslive
Nov. 4th, 2005 09:11 pm (UTC)
Re: pammy
horray!!!
and you still have a whole lotta livin' to do, little missy!
;D
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