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Old 05-09-2003, 05:18 PM   #1
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My Credo..

..authored by another, whose sandals I am not worthy to wear, who is more in your face than I..

Moderators..perhaps this belongs in FYM wherin my contributions are not sought my a certain Mr Tanner and a small collection of disgruntled folk..

My Credo-

The paradox of our time in history is that we have taller buildings but
shorter tempers, wider freeways, but narrower viewpoints. We spend
more, but have less; we buy more, but enjoy less. We have bigger houses
and smaller families, more conveniences, but less time. We have more
degrees but less sense, more knowledge, but less judgment, more experts,
yet more problems, more medicine, but less wellness.
We drink too much, smoke too much, spend too recklessly, laugh too
little, drive too fast, get too angry, stay up too late, get up too
tired, read too little, watch TV too much, and pray too seldom. We have
multiplied our possessions, but reduced our values. We talk too much,
love too seldom, and hate too often.
We've learned how to make a living, but not a life. We've added years to
life not life to years. We've been all the way to the moon and back, but
have trouble crossing the street to meet a new neighbor. We conquered
outer space but not inner space.
We've done larger things, but not better things. We've cleaned up the
air, but polluted the soul. We've conquered the atom, but not our
We write more, but learn less. We plan more, but accomplish less. We've
learned to rush, but not to wait. We build more computers to hold more
information, to produce more copies than ever, but we communicate less
and less.
These are the times of fast foods and slow digestion, big men and small
character, steep profits and shallow relationships. These are the days
of two incomes but more divorce, fancier houses, but broken homes. These
are days of quick trips, disposable diapers, throwaway morality, one
night stands, overweight bodies, and pills that do everything from
cheer, to quiet, to kill. It is a time when there is much in the
showroom window and nothing in the stockroom. A time when technology
can bring this letter to you, and a time when you can choose either to
share this insight, or to just hit delete.
Remember; spend some time with your loved ones, because they are not
going to be around forever. Remember, say a kind word to someone who
looks up to you in awe, because that little person soon will grow up and
leave your side.
Remember, to give a warm hug to the one next to you, because that is the
only treasure you can give with your heart and it doesn't cost a cent.
Remember, to say, "I love you" to your partner and your loved ones, but
most of all mean it. A kiss and an embrace will mend hurt when it comes
from deep inside of you. Remember to hold hands and cherish the moment
for someday that person will not be there again. Give time to.....

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Old 05-09-2003, 06:01 PM   #3
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Old 05-09-2003, 06:45 PM   #4
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Re: My Credo..

Originally posted by diamond
[B]..authored by another, whose sandals I am not worthy to wear, who is more in your face than I..

Moderators..perhaps this belongs in FYM wherin my contributions are not sought my a certain Mr Tanner and a small collection of disgruntled folk..

Playing the to 'crowd' isn't going to help Dave. You were banned from FYM after several warnings and failure to comply with our very simple requests. Please do not post threads which belong in FYM in other forums. Continuing to do so will result in further action.

Yes, I'm being cold and harsh, but I see no other way. You've failed to accept and understand any other time I have tried to communicate a warning to you.

Stop wasting our time with your antics.

And.. you didnt write that. You should credit the source.
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