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Archive for May, 2018

“Anybody dumb enough to jump out of an

“Anybody dumb enough to jump out of an airplane is dumb enough to try anything.” – Tom Clancy #qotd

“Somebody in a movie once said, hell is

“Somebody in a movie once said, hell is the possibility of sanity. That’s what this place feels like. Hell. I hate it already.” – Peggy Nicoll #qotd #Daria

“We pity that which we ourselves are no

“We pity that which we ourselves are not, but we sympathize when, but for the grace of God, there goes you or I.” – Dion Fortune #qotd

“Civilians are like beans; you buy ’em

“Civilians are like beans; you buy ’em as needed for any job which merely requires skill and savvy. But you can’t buy fighting spirit.” – Robert Heinlein #qotd

“I can’t just stay here and watch him

“I can’t just stay here and watch him beat that man to death.” – “You will be captured.” – “Uh-huh.” – “Uh, and you think that’s a plan?” – Robert C. Cooper #qotd #SG-1

“It’s a very small percentage, people

“It’s a very small percentage, people who tend to be excited about giving up a Saturday to come sit in a room for hours on end and talk about wonky things.” – Spencer Cox #qotd

“Enter me into the mercy, I who have fo

“Enter me into the mercy, I who have forgotten mercy.” – Leonard Cohen #qotd