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Ayli
I went to Chinese Restaurant this afternoon and got some Fortune Cookies afterwards. It seems like a good idea to share some of the wise sayings between us.

Here is what I got today: biggrin.gif

A good friendship is often more important than a passionate romance.
ellen6
very true, especially in marriage
Corona
I always liked this one....

That wasn't chicken.
Trillian
roll.gif roll.gif roll.gif Corona!!!!!!

The last one I saved said "You will be the best"...it's a little vague and open-ended...haven't seen the back of it yet.
Shadowcats
"Your strength lies in your continued belief that what you just ate
was indeed duck."
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DaDungeon
"Tacos like sunshine -- will do anything to find it again."
doctor272
Here is one that I got "It is better to give then recive". biggrin.gif
doctor272
Here is another one "If the clouds are streaky it will rain for a weekee". roll.gif biggrin.gif thumbsup.gif
Dragonball161
Here are a couple:

If you continually give, you will continually have.
No man is without enemies.
ydontuknow
"There is more to the exchange than things exchanged" rolleyes.gif
Le'ah
My husband's favorite

You can't climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets. biggrin.gif
morwyn
This is my all-time favorite, typo and all:
"You will have so money,
you won't know what to do." blink.gif
jesster777
I got this last night and i'm still trying to make heads or tails of it.

"Fortunately people dont always get what they wish for."
Moranda
Hmmm that reminds me of something my mother used to say.
"Watch what you wish for. You just might get it." Which means, you wish for something, get it, and it turns out to not be what you expected. Once you get your wish, ya gotta deal with it. biggrin.gif
Dragonball161
QUOTE (Moranda @ Jul 16 2004, 11:18 PM)
...you wish for something, get it, and it turns out to not be what you expected. ...

Kinda like PotS? (in my opinion) It was good, just not what I had thought. down.gif
bcreative
This one I got the other day:

" Someone close to you is thinking great thoughts about you."

I looked around to make sure no one was spying on me. LOL
DaDungeon
Credit on this one was listed as:
"a quote found on a packet of sugar in a restaurant in 1982"

"Experience is a wonderful thing.
It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again."
Raewyn
One of my faves:

"A closed mouth gathers no feet."
4dak
through unity you will complete your duty
By completeing your duty you acheive your destiny
Mysti Sage
I got one at a resturaunt a while back and saved it. It was a fairly new resturaunt, and I don't think the person writing these was a an expert linguist.

"The waterfall of life will push you up into aerospace."

How's that for enigmatic? laugh.gif
gaiasmaiden
for every door that closes
another awaits to be open
gaiasmaiden
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The starting point is the self.
Its essence is water.
Only clarity....
Willingness to change is effective now.

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Lotta Lagg
Keep your friends close , those who owe you money closer.
gaiasmaiden
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I bathe myself in generosity
Appreciation
Emotions of praise toward my fellow beings
Sel-acceptance
And enlightened understanding of my life's experiences

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Abornath
Here's one that I got yesterday... "Relax and enjoy yourself."

BTW - my lucky numbers are 1, 5, 10, 15, 40 and 43. shock.gif

Time to play the lottery boys! bleh.gif

Also, did you know that Bank in Chinese is Yin-Hang? roll.gif

Edit: I can't spell to save my life... lol
Marth
whistling.gif I once got one that I never read cause I ate the paper along with the cookie shy.gif

Ever get that? Pop the cookie in your mouth, only to remember after you've eaten it about the paper?
gaiasmaiden
open before use
it could save your life wink3.gif

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Trillian
Not from a fortune cookie, but what the heck...

A friend will help you move.
A good friend will help you move the body. laugh.gif
L'izzy
No future with out a past.


(grr..bad englisch! shock.gif )
gaiasmaiden
with in the darkest night
you can find enlightenment
Trillian
Never wear your best pants when you go to fight for freedom. rolleyes.gif
gaiasmaiden
don't put off till tomorrow
what you can forget about today
Trillian
A starship ride has been promised to you by the Galactic Wizard.

If you open a fortune cookie and find a fortune like this, here's a tip:
Don't eat the cookie.
gaiasmaiden
what you can't change
don't let it change you
Dragonkin
The past is fun, the future is horrible, so forget the future and put it off until it is the past.
gaiasmaiden
look not for the answer but for the question
Moranda
a stitch in time, saves nine
Ayli
If you continually give, you will continually have.
Abornath
QUOTE (Trillian @ Nov 13 2004, 03:34 AM)
A starship ride has been promised to you by the Galactic Wizard.

If you open a fortune cookie and find a fortune like this, here's a tip:
Don't eat the cookie.
*


Good tip, Trill! lmao.gif
Windy RedOak
Here one I got the other day

"There is well be anothing but fleas in your live this year ever"

like what??
what do they by this?

I guess they dont want me to eat there ever again
Lotta Lagg
Thanks for this one BAD!

My pappy always said. "Just cause I'm paranoid, don't mean they aren't after me lmao.gif
d'rbeh
if at once you don't succeed, cry, cry again.... cry.gif
Ken Telinome
Always walk a mile in someone else's shoes,
Because, if worse comes to worse,
You're a mile away and you have their shoes!

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mystmum
Eagles may fly, but weasels don't get sucked into jet engines
Lotta Lagg
"Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value." - Albert Einstein
Dragonkin
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William H. Maier
My center is giving away, my right is pushed back - excellent! I'll attack.
Marshal Ferdinand Foch
Lotta Lagg
If you don't have nothing nice to say
Say nothing at all!

Thanks mom for saying that each day while growing up! worship.gif
William H. Maier
Gifts according to Ti'Ana's father "Aren't frivolus things, they are very necesary. They're demonstrations of love and affection, and their "excess" makes life more than a mere drudgery. You can do without many things, but not gifts, however small and insignificant they might be."

Something to think about when we give or receive a gift wink3.gif
Dragonkin
"Everything has its time, and everthing dies." -The Doctor
"You think it'll last forever: people, cars, concrete; but it won't. One day its all gone. Not even the sky." -The Doctor
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