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CommentWhat do you think of Harry Truman?  ·  posted 2000 by Catalina Espino

Harry Truman... A president very much criticized and hated. What´s your opinion? When I think about this man I always imagine what would our world have turned in if He hadn´t done what he did. Specifically, if he had let thousands of US soldiers go to Japan and try to invade that land. How many more casualties would we have had?? Any comments?

CommentWelcome to Aphorisms Galore! Shopping  ·  posted 2000 by Aphorisms Galore! Webmaster

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CommentBen Franklin  ·  posted 2000 by ttornow@yahoo.com

What is the origin/meaning of Ben Franklin's aphorism "Hunger is the best pickle"?

Comment(no title)  ·  posted 2000 by FUCK U ASSHOLE


CommentWow  ·  posted 2000 by John

Wow, I'm the first one to write in here well, maybe I can start some convo. Me, personally, I tend to be more cynical of love, at least the idea of love as some great, grand, all consuming thing. People try to hard to find this "love" thing, and they can't. Or if they do, it's the kind where if you see them and hear them talk about it, you want to punch them in the face. Hate, well, I don't know about everyone else, but I like hating sometimes. They say hate will consume you from the inside out, but honestly, it makes me feel good. Well, time to see if i can post this and stir some people into discussion.....

CommentI will be 1st!  ·  posted 2000 by ??


Commentmemories from yesterday  ·  posted 2000 by Salvatore Spadaccino

Do not carry thoughts of the past. They seem only to hold us back until the end, where then they are the decisions that will grade us. So maybe yes, carry them with you always,but remember your life before them, for thats what we all strive for after the end.

CommentLooking for some info on Larry Leissner  ·  posted 2000 by Aimee

HELP! HELP! Have school project but have been unable to find anything except a quote that is by Larry Leissner. Looking for some info on Larry.

CommentHumour  ·  posted 2000 by Mike

I used ' his ' quotation in a small selection of aphorisms in a church newsletter under the simple heading quoteable quotes. The quote was - ' It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased. I thought it was interesting / amusing etc.

Only after I'd printed the newsletter for circulation did I really see the real joke.

Kehlog Albran ? Kelloggs Albran ? Oh yes ! Well done !

Comment(no title)  ·  posted 2000 by Lianne

What is the meaning of this aphorism, and when explaining the meaning what examples could be used to explain this aphorism.

CommentPower  ·  posted 2000 by Dan Heinen

A King without subjects to rule is like a blind man with a car.

CommentWisdom and ignorance  ·  posted 2000 by Dan Heinen

Without ignorance there would be no Wisdom.

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