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    “Wisdom comes from experience. Experience is often a result of lack of wisdom.”
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    all us old guys love Calvin and Hobbs
    The doctrine of nonresistance against arbitrary power, and oppression, is absurd, slavish, and destructive of the good and happiness of mankind.
    Personal failures are too important to be trusted to others.

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    My youngest has often reminded us of ... uhm, nobody in particular!
    "The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible." - Oscar Wilde

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    My youngest has often reminded us of ... uhm, nobody in particular!

    The "Snow Goons" series was inspired.
    "The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible." - Oscar Wilde

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    sometimes I wonder what submissions his publisher rejected
    The doctrine of nonresistance against arbitrary power, and oppression, is absurd, slavish, and destructive of the good and happiness of mankind.
    Personal failures are too important to be trusted to others.

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    I once called attention to the similarity between my granddaughter and Calvin...

    Her father paused, thought, and then said, "Nope. Not comparable. We don't get snow in Alabama."
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    True classics, I really enjoy them, and notice the resemblance between myself and Calvin more often than I'd admit to my parents.
    If at first you fail, you need to expand your sample size.

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    On my "morning read" bookmark in my browser. Calvin every day.
    A society predicated on the assumption that everyone in it should want to get rich is not well situated to become either ethical or imaginative.

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    Great cartoon. Another favorite(s) - Bloom County and FarSide.
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    And "Get Fuzzy".

    for some reason this particular C&H always worked for me:
    We must go too far in order to know how far to go. Yeah.

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    The beach beckons.

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    Almost as good as Pogo

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    Like Calvin and Hobbes, some people have way too much time and creativity:





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