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Inspiration From George Carlin.....


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I got this from Larry and wanted to share it with you.

GEORGE CARLIN (His wife recently died...)

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> > A wonderful Message by George Carlin:

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> > 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.

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> > 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


> > 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.

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> > 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


> > space but not inner space. We've done larger things, but not better


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> > We've cleaned up the air, but polluted the soul. We've conquered the atom,

> > but not our prejudice. 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.

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> > 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...

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> > Remember; spend some time with your loved ones, because they are not going

> > to be around forever.

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> > 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.

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> > 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.

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> > 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


> > deep inside of you.

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> > Remember to hold hands and cherish the moment for someday that person will

> > not be there again.

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> > Give time to love, give time to speak! And give time to share the precious

> > thoughts in your mind.

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> > Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments

> > that take our breath away.

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> > If you don't send this to at least 8 people....Who cares?

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> > George Carlin

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