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What’s Your QQ? #304

Published January 20, 2013 in the Monterey County Herald

Who said?

“Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, ‘It might have been.’”

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

 

“There are two great days in a person’s life — the day we are born and the day we discover why.” – William Barclay

 (Barclay, 1907-1978, was a Scottish theologian and author.)

 

 

 

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What’s Your QQ? #293

Published November 4, 2012 in the Monterey County Herald

Who said?

“We always want the best man to win an election. Unfortunately, he never runs.”

 

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“Politicians and diapers should be changed frequently and all for the same reason.”  ~José Maria de Eça de Queiros

 (Eça de Queirós, 1845-1900, was considered the greatest Portuguese novelist of the 19th Century.)

 

 

 

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What’s Your QQ? #268

Published May 6, 2012 in the Monterey County Herald.

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“A group becomes a team when each member is sure enough of himself and his contribution to praise the skills of the others.” – Norman G. Shidle

 (Shidle wrote books about communication and business.)

 

 

 


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What’s Your QQ? #260

Published March 11,2012 in the Monterey County Herald

 

BONUS QUOTE OF THE DAY:

 Godwin’s Law: “As an online discussion grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving Nazis or Hitler approaches one.” – Mike Godwin

 (Godwin is an attorney and author, and was the first staff counsel of the Electronic Freedom Foundation.)

 

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