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Discussion in 'The Rumble Strip' started by Smarty Koios, Sep 22, 2014.
What is your favorite quote and who is it by?!?
^ That one. By @Smarty Koios
"I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end."
Said by James (Lone Wanderer's dad) in Fallout 3.
"YELLLOWW CAAARRR!!!!" - Niko Bellic, Grand Theft Auto IV.
No matter whether a person belongs to the upper or lower ranks, if he has not put his life on the line at least once he has cause for shame.
- Nabeshima Naoshige (1538-1618)
“Perception is strong and sight weak. In strategy it is important to see distant things as if they were close and to take a distanced view of close things.”
Miyamoto Musashi (1584-1645) Also happens to be my avatar.
"Bushido is realised in the presence of death. In the case of having to choose between life and death you should choose death. There is no other reasoning"
Yamamoto Tsunetomo. (1659-1719)
"The arts if war and the arts of peace are like the two wheels of a cart. Without one you will have trouble standing."
Kuroda Nagamasa (1568-1623)
Note in traditional Japanese fashion names are reversed so surname comes first.
"I was going to lock this thread because we already have a quotes thread but it's from a decade ago."
Me, 6 seconds ago
"Whether you think you can, or you think you can't--you're right." Henry Ford
"The secret impresses no one. The trick you use it for is everything." Alfred Borden (The Prestige, 2006)
"It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations."
"I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand."
"A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true."
"My love of dynamic complications often led me to avoid simplicity when perhaps it was the wisest choice."
And the one in my signature
"Cousin lets go bowling!" - Roman Bellic GTA IV.
As far as inspiring quotes go, you have to bow down to GTA series.
"Shoot? I'm a hippie. The only thing I've shot is acid. I heard of a dude snorted it once. Thought his nose was a kangaroo and the moon was a dog! WOOH!" - The Truth
“Great spirits have always encountered opposition from mediocre minds. The mediocre mind is incapable of understanding the man who refuses to bow blindly to conventional prejudices and chooses instead to express his opinions courageously and honestly.” - Albert Einstein
"If" -Spartans one-word reply to Philip of Macedon when he threatened to attack Sparta. Philip backed off and never threatened Sparta ever again.
Straight roads are for fast cars, turns are for fast drivers. -Colin McRae
Up in the of Timo. -Marcus Grönholm
"If someone asks you to do something, do it really bad so you never have to do it again" - Paris Hilton.
"Long live freedom!" - Hans Scholl, moments before he was guillotined by the Nazis.
"Whichever God you pray to, or don't, the mathematics is the same." - @niky
"It's not a lie if you believe it." -George Costanza
"Getting there is half the fun." -Clark Griswold
"What's behind you doesn't matter." -Enzo Ferrari
"What's the point of being afraid?" -Desmond Hume
"Audi S4: The official car of elliptical machine Bluetooth conference calls." -Mr. Regular
"Let's look death in the face and say, 'Whatever, man!'"- Hurley Reyes
"Marriage is a bit like bridge.... in the beginning all you need is two hearts and a diamond, but by the end you'll wish you had a club and a spade." - @Touring Mars
“I SHOULD ME ADMIN”. - @monster_man
"I got wet today" @hsv
"cause latex ish squeaky,smooth, soft, shiny and awsome :3" - @Noahgoldfox
Thread of the year that one.
Off topic: That's a good idea. Every year there will be "Thread of the Year","Quote of the Year" "Member of the Year" etc.
There already is. @DQuaN does it.
Sorry. I-I'm just new here...
He who measureth the worth of his life by counting his gold, is he who measureth the worth of a house by counting the grains of sawdust made whilst building it.
well ya never know, maybe a hot peepee gets josh goin - @Doog to @xXKingJoshXx
"When you know that your time is close at hand, maybe then you'll begin to understand that life down here is just a strange illusion."
~ Iron Maiden, 1982
Before criticising someone, try walking a mile in their shoes. That way you'll be a mile away and have their shoes.
'You just got dominated by a handsome man in a frightening hat. Deal with it!' - Scout Scoutson, TF2
"Grove Street. Home. At least it was before I ****ed everything up." - Carl Johnson
*Madd Dogg threatening to jump off of building*
Elvis Impersonator: Jump! Look what dying did for my career!
"Stop! The spirit is willing, but the flesh is spongy and bruised." - Zapp Brannigan
"All I'm gonna use this bed for is sleeping, eating and maybe building a little fort." - Homer Simpson