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Offline Highmac

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Pearls of wisdom.
« on: July 11, 2019, 04:21:00 PM »
Sometimes we see a sign-off line and feel it's good enough to share.

Here are two I found today on another site, during trawl for info.
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If you are going to fly by the seat of your pants, expect friction burns.

"I don't know" is the beginning of knowledge, not the end.
Neil
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Re: Pearls of wisdom.
« Reply #1 on: July 11, 2019, 04:30:52 PM »
Thanks, Neil! A good friend of mine offered some thoughts on aging (we graduated together from High School) and his last line became my latest email 'signature'.
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I am somewhat concerned that much of that which I count as “memories” ... is now being taught as “history.”: RTWisdom
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I DREAM OF A SOCIETY
where a chicken can cross the road
without having its motives questioned.

Signals, holiday 2014

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Re: Pearls of wisdom.
« Reply #2 on: July 12, 2019, 04:26:29 AM »
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I am somewhat concerned that much of that which I count as “memories” ... is now being taught as “history.”: RTWisdom

We stopped watching BBC's Antiques Roadshow because we got tired of saying "My Mum/Dad had one of those but it broke and got thrown out as rubbish..."   :wallbash:
Neil
My Macs:
MacMini 2018, 3.2GHz Intel Core i7, 16GB memory (Mojave)
MBP Mid-2010 15in; 10.6.8 (Snow Leopard);
MBP Retina, 15in, Mid-2014, OS X High Sierra;
Monitor - LG 27UK850-W 27" 4K Ultra HD (extended desktop)
Oh, and a G3 DV-SE (OS9.*) in the cupboard behind me...