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« Reply #420 on: March 24, 2014, 05:28:56 PM »
Heard this this morning on ESPN radio of all places.  Maybe someone has already said it here. 

"Be slow to make promises but quick to keep them."
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« Reply #421 on: March 24, 2014, 10:45:53 PM »
"If you're not part of the solution then you've got to be part of the problem!"
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« Reply #422 on: March 25, 2014, 07:48:02 AM »
won't say my ex couldn't cook, but in our house the flies went out to eat

It was so bad the neighbourhood flies chipped in to fix the screen door. (Rodney Dangerfield I think)

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« Reply #423 on: March 25, 2014, 07:48:53 AM »
He likes to burn the midnight oil.
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« Reply #424 on: March 25, 2014, 09:24:19 AM »


            She has two blue eyes.......one blew east, one blew west
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« Reply #425 on: March 31, 2014, 10:12:24 AM »
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
Just an old dog learning new tricks.......Woodcarver

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« Reply #426 on: March 31, 2014, 11:12:54 AM »

        "If you think you are a person of influence, try giving orders to someone else's dog"

            Will Rogers
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« Reply #427 on: March 31, 2014, 09:56:09 PM »
Another one of Pop's frequent sayings...
Everybody wants to go to Heaven but nobody wants to die.
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« Reply #428 on: March 31, 2014, 10:17:34 PM »
Not sure where it originated but per Grandpa "those that get up in the morning get up in the world".

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« Reply #429 on: April 01, 2014, 06:19:33 AM »


                        "There is nothing more satisfying than faulting another man's horse"
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« Reply #430 on: April 01, 2014, 06:24:17 PM »
thats like pulling fly crap out of  pepper :)
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« Reply #431 on: April 11, 2014, 10:20:16 PM »
That old man sure has raised a lot of hell in his life time….but never raised a blister.
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« Reply #432 on: April 12, 2014, 12:05:01 AM »
that's funny poston! we had a guy at the firehouse we called blisters because he always showed up after the work was done
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« Reply #433 on: June 20, 2014, 07:34:22 PM »
…..a Lion never loses sleep over the opinions of sheep.
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« Reply #434 on: June 20, 2014, 08:27:33 PM »
Most lions do not get to see many sheep  :D
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« Reply #435 on: June 20, 2014, 08:37:52 PM »
Gonna slap you so hard you wake up in the middle of next week my daddy told me that a  lot
goose
if you find your self in a deep hole stop digging
saw logs all day what do you get lots of lumber and a day older
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« Reply #436 on: June 20, 2014, 11:31:50 PM »
Most lions do not get to see many sheep  :D.

 say_what   Never thought of it like that. I guess thats why they don't lose any sleep. :D
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« Reply #437 on: June 21, 2014, 01:34:55 AM »
"Don't pee on my leg and tell me it's rainin'."
Too many irons in the fire

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« Reply #438 on: June 21, 2014, 01:37:46 AM »
I liked the one I heard my Grandpa used, referring to a carpenter we knew that was slow/lazy- "Yeah, he does ok work, but you have to drive stakes to see if he's moving." :D
Too many irons in the fire

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« Reply #439 on: June 21, 2014, 08:51:19 AM »
It's better to be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt
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