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Laugh at yourself

Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else’s can shorten it.
  – Cullen Hightower

Think about it…

With or without religion, you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion.
— Steven Weinberg

Syntax error.

To err is human, and to blame it on a computer is even more so.
— Robert Orben

Genius!

What the world needs is more geniuses with humility, there are so few of us left.
— Oscar Levant

The problem with humility is, you can’t tell anybody you have a lot of it.

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Does this apply to bloggers, too?

Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which differ from the prejudices of their social environment. Most people are even incapable of forming such opinions.
 — Albert Einstein

Now that the internet age has arrived, I’m not even sure “few” covers it… People are now free to form their own social environments full of like-minded people.

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The meaning of life

I finally figured out the only reason to be alive is to enjoy it.
— Rita Mae Brown

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Feeling lucky, punk?

I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
— Thomas Jefferson

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