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Hi! I enjoy anime, Star Wars (first in line at my local theater for Episode II, third in line for Episode III! Go me!), and kitty cats =)

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I don't like doing dishes, I like the stuff on my Intrest list. err...I think that's about it!

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Most conversations are simply monologues delivered in the presence of witnesses.
- Margaret Millar

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.
- Dr. Seuss

The truth is more important than the facts.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Nothing is as simple as we hope it will be.
- Jim Horning

I love being a writer. What I can't stand is the paperwork.
- Peter De Vries

I could prove God statistically.
- George Gallup

Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
- Henry Ward Beecher

Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
- Philip K. Dick

When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.
- Mark Twain

Sometimes the appropriate response to reality is to go insane.
- Philip K. Dick

The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it always to be kept alive.
- Thomas Jefferson

The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four Americans is suffering from some form of mental illness. Think of your three best friends. If they're okay, then it's you.
- Rita Mae Brown

I am returning this otherwise good typing paper to you because someone has printed gibberish all over it and put your name at the top.
- An English Professor

Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to be always part of unanimity.
- Christopher Morley

I loathe the expression "What makes him tick." It is the American mind, looking for simple and singular solution, that uses the foolish expression. A person not only ticks, he also chimes and strikes the hour, falls and breaks and has to be put together again, and sometimes stops like an electric clock in a thunderstorm.
- James Thurber

One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
- AA Milne

The older I grow, the less important the comma becomes. Let the reader catch his own breath.
- Elizabeth Clarkson Zwart

Only the mediocre are always at their best.
- Jean Giraudoux

To do just the opposite is also a form of imitation.
- Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.
- Pablo Picasso

In the beginning there was nothing. God said, 'Let there be light!' And there was light. There was still nothing, but you could see it a whole lot better.
- Ellen DeGeneres

First things first, but not necessarily in that order.
- Doctor Who

Sometimes I get the feeling the whole world is against me, but deep down I know that's not true. Some smaller countries are neutral.
- Robert Orben

It is of interest to note that while some dolphins are reported to have learned English -- up to fifty words used in correct context -- no human being has been reported to have learned dolphinese.
- Carl Sagan

Man is the only animal that laughs and weeps, for he is the only animal that is struck with the difference between what things are and what they ought to be.
- William Hazlitt

Those are my principles, and if you don't like them... well, I have others.
- Groucho Marx

It's a dangerous business going out your front door.
- JRR Tolkien

Happiness is an imaginary condition, formerly attributed by the living to the dead, now usually attributed by adults to children, and by children to adults.
- Thomas Szasz

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful what we pretend to be.
- Kurt Vonnegut

I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.
- Jerome K. Jerome

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
- Mahatma Gandhi

The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised.
- George F. Will

We are continually faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems.
- John W. Gardner

It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
- Walt Disney

Do you realize if it weren't for Edison we'd be watching TV by candlelight?
- Al Boliska

We hate some persons because we do not know them; and we will not know them because we hate them.
- Charles Caleb Colton

I have the heart of a child. I keep it in a jar on my shelf.
- Robert Bloch

History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies and misfortunes of mankind.
- Edward Gibbon

The truth that makes men free is for the most part the truth which men prefer not to hear.
- Herbert Agar

It's the good girls who keep diaries; the bad girls never have the time.
- Tallulah Bankhead

We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming.
- Wernher von Braun

I know the answer! The answer lies within the heart of all mankind! The answer is twelve? I think I'm in the wrong building.
- Charles M. Schulz

If we don't change direction soon, we'll end up where we're going.
- Professor Irwin Corey

We are so accustomed to disguise ourselves to others that in the end we become disguised to ourselves.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you.
- Eric Hoffer

The test of courage comes when we are in the minority. The test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.
- Ralph W. Sockman

I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change.
- Dan Quayle

The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it.
- George Orwell

Any word you have to hunt for in a thesaurus is the wrong word. There are no exceptions to this rule.
- Stephen King

The only winner in the War of 1812 was Tchaikovsky
- Solomon Short

...when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

It is always the best policy to speak the truth--unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar.
- Jerome K. Jerome

Communism doesn't work because people like to own stuff.
- Frank Zappa

Things are more like they are now than they ever were before.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is stoned to death.
- Joan D. Vinge

Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities. Truth isn't.
- Mark Twain

Genius may have its limitations, but stupidity is not thus handicapped.
- Elbert Hubbard

We may not imagine how our lives could be more frustrating and complex--but Congress can.
- Cullen Hightower

If only we'd stop trying to be happy we could have a pretty good time.
- Edith Wharton

Society, my dear, is like salt water, good to swim in but hard to swallow.
- Arthur Stringer, "The Silver Poppy"

Some people like my advice so much that they frame it upon the wall instead of using it.
- Gordon R. Dickson

A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.
- GK Chesterton

In a real dark night of the soul it is always three o'clock in the morning, day after day.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald

The real hero is always a hero by mistake; he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else.
- Umberto Eco

If you don't know what to do, call the media and at least give the appearance of doing something.
- David Peterson

For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.
- Virginia Woolf

Facts are the enemy of truth.
- Miguel de Cervantes

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.
- Isaac Asimov

Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
- Abraham Lincoln

Well, if I called the wrong number, why did you answer the phone?
- James Thurber

The world is round; it has no point.
- Adrienne E. Gusoff

Talk is cheap because supply exceeds demand.
- Anonymous

There is no abstract art. You must always start with something. Afterward you can remove all traces of reality.
- Pablo Picasso

Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
- Robert Frost

I believe in looking reality straight in the eye and denying it.
- Garrison Keillor

No wise man ever wished to be younger.
- Jonathan Swift

He's simply got the instinct for being unhappy highly developed.
- Saki

Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it to?
- Clarence Darrow

Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build a bridge even where there is no river.
- Nikita Khrushchev

You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance.
- Ray Bradbury

A bookstore is one of the only pieces of evidence we have that people are still thinking.
- Jerry Seinfeld

Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
- Oscar Wilde

A cynic is not merely one who reads bitter lessons from the past, he is one who is prematurely disappointed in the future.
- Sidney J. Harris

People who throw kisses are hopelessly lazy.
- Bob Hope

If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us.
- Hermann Hesse

One should absorb the colour of life, but one should never remember its details. Details are always vulgar.
- Oscar Wilde

Reading made Don Quixote a gentleman. Believing what he read made him mad.
- George Bernard Shaw

Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not original and the part that is original is not good.
- Samuel Johnson

Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
- Ernest Hemingway

I don't know half of you half as well as I should like; and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve.
- J. R. R. Tolkien

If all the world's a stage, I want to operate the trap door.
- Paul Beatty

Human salvation lies in the hands of the creatively maladjusted.
- Martin Luther King Jr.

A writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people.
- Thomas Mann

My definition of a free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular.
- Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.

Writing gives you the illusion of control, and then you realize it's just an illusion, that people are going to bring their own stuff into it.
- David Sedaris

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