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Dice

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Wednesday, July 11th 2012, 10:03am

Quotes.

I have been building a PC of late. Well I do not have the parts yet but I have everything picked out and... well I am getting there. I have that drive. Knowing it is almost within my reach. The feeling always remind's me of something I saw on a movie once. A quote I like. I so thought I would post it hear with the question of what other quotes do you all like. My all time fave is from a poem by William Blake but right now this is what is in my head:

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Come on, think. I want you to reach back into those minds and tell me, tell us all, what it is you fantasize about. World peace? I thought so. Do you fantasize about international fame? Do you fantasize about winning a Pulitzer Prize? Or a Nobel Peace Prize? An MTV Music Award? Do you fantasize about meeting some genius hunk, ostensibly bad but secretly simmering with noble passion and willing to sleep on the wet spot? You get Lucans point. Fantasies have to be unrealistic because the moment, the secod, that you get what you desire, you don't, you can't want it anymore. In order to continue to exist desire must have it's objects perpetually absent. Its not the it that you want, it's the fantasy of it. So desire supports crazy fantasies. This is what Pascal means when he says we are only truly happy when daydreaming about future happiness or why we say the hunt is sweeter than the kill. Or be careful what you wish for, not because you get it but because you're doomed not to want it once you do. So the lesson of Lucas is, living by wants will never make you happy. What it means to be fully human is to strive to live by ideals and ideals and not to measure your life by what you've attained in terms of your desires but those small moments of integrity, compassion, rationality, even self-sacrifice. Because in the end, the only way that we can measure the signifigance of our own lives is by valuing the lives of others.
The life of David Gale. 2003.

The reason this comes to mind with me right now is because I want that PC. But in 6 months it will be just something else I own. Like all the other things I have bought. I will come home and use it but not think about it but now, right now, it is the desire that burns and it remind's me of that quote.

Oh and:

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A truth that's told with bad intent,
Beats all the lies you can invent.
William Blake, Auguries of Innocence

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Wednesday, July 11th 2012, 10:15am

I haven't seen The Life of David Gale, but I rather like that.

I have too many to choose from, but I always loved Ulysses, by Tennyson. The whole thing's too epic to post here, but the end's the famous bit anyway:

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Tho' much is taken, much abides; and though
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.


I could pick a million and one Iain Banks lines, but I know there's at least one other fan of his here that can help me out.

ToTheSun!

Be Creative.

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Wednesday, July 11th 2012, 12:18pm

"This shit's got to go."

-Jacque Fresco

InternationalGamer

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Wednesday, July 11th 2012, 12:43pm

My motivation for sitting on my ass and playing video games and spending time on the internet.

''Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.''

-John Lennon

timminatorr

Dutch masterrace

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Wednesday, July 11th 2012, 12:45pm

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Dr Ray Stantz: Everything was fine with our system until the power grid was shut off by dickless here.
Walter Peck: They caused an explosion!
Mayor: Is this true?
Dr. Peter Venkman: Yes it's true.
[pause]
Dr. Peter Venkman: This man has no dick.


Lolol.

Riesig

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Wednesday, July 11th 2012, 1:00pm

Colonel Sandurz: Try here. Stop.
Dark Helmet: What the hell am I looking at? When does this happen in the movie?
Colonel Sandurz: Now. You're looking at now, sir. Everything that happens now, is happening now.
Dark Helmet: What happened to then?
Colonel Sandurz: We passed then.
Dark Helmet: When?
Colonel Sandurz: Just now. We're at now now.
Dark Helmet: Go back to then.
Colonel Sandurz: When?
Dark Helmet: Now.
Colonel Sandurz: Now?
Dark Helmet: Now.
Colonel Sandurz: I can't.
Dark Helmet: Why?
Colonel Sandurz: We missed it.
Dark Helmet: When?
Colonel Sandurz: Just now.
Dark Helmet: When will then be now?
Colonel Sandurz: Soon.
Dark Helmet: How soon?



/Spaceballs
I'm a tsundere tentacle

Nick 30075

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Wednesday, July 11th 2012, 5:40pm

"The purpose of the body is to verify the existence of the mind."
-Serial Experiments Lain

(Kind of sums up my mentality 100%)
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I'm basically just a degenerate weeb who doesn't post much nowadays.

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You're fedorable :love:

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I have the highest postcount. Nick doesn't count.

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23:44 Lt_Col_Jesus: I'm -
23:44 Lt_Col_Jesus: Okay
23:44 Lt_Col_Jesus: I'm stabbing everyone
23:44 Lt_Col_Jesus: Bye guys
23:44 Nick: *flips table*
23:44 Legion: Bye, happy stabbing
23:44 *** Lt_Col_Jesus quit (Quit: off to murder the public at large).

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10:41 LB: You just...reanimated Steve Jobs.
10:41 Dice: Well that would be unfortunate, I was just getting used to him being dead.

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... fuck. Damn you hindsight!

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23:58 Failure117: CAUSE IM FREEE
23:58 Nick: AS A BIIIIRD NOW
23:58 Failure117: FREEE OF NICK'S WORM RAPE

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ViperFTW: HEY LOOK
ViperFTW: AN ALIEN LASER FISH THE SIZE OF THE SUN
ViperFTW: I WANT TO SWAT IT WITH MY COMICLY LARGE SWORD
ViperFTW: WITH
ViperFTW: THIS
ViperFTW: AS
ViperFTW: MY
ViperFTW: FUUUUCKING SOUNDTRACK :DDDD
(the album in question)


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Wednesday, July 11th 2012, 5:42pm

I'm a tsundere tentacle

Nick 30075

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Wednesday, July 11th 2012, 10:10pm

^Exactly!


"Believe in yourself. Not in the me that believes in you. Not in the you that believes in me. Believe in the you that believes in yourself."--Kamina, TTGL
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Quoted from "Blue Panda"

You're fedorable :love:

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I have the highest postcount. Nick doesn't count.

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23:44 Lt_Col_Jesus: I'm -
23:44 Lt_Col_Jesus: Okay
23:44 Lt_Col_Jesus: I'm stabbing everyone
23:44 Lt_Col_Jesus: Bye guys
23:44 Nick: *flips table*
23:44 Legion: Bye, happy stabbing
23:44 *** Lt_Col_Jesus quit (Quit: off to murder the public at large).

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10:41 LB: You just...reanimated Steve Jobs.
10:41 Dice: Well that would be unfortunate, I was just getting used to him being dead.

Quoted from "Pheozero"

... fuck. Damn you hindsight!

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23:58 Failure117: CAUSE IM FREEE
23:58 Nick: AS A BIIIIRD NOW
23:58 Failure117: FREEE OF NICK'S WORM RAPE

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ViperFTW: HEY LOOK
ViperFTW: AN ALIEN LASER FISH THE SIZE OF THE SUN
ViperFTW: I WANT TO SWAT IT WITH MY COMICLY LARGE SWORD
ViperFTW: WITH
ViperFTW: THIS
ViperFTW: AS
ViperFTW: MY
ViperFTW: FUUUUCKING SOUNDTRACK :DDDD
(the album in question)