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    Famous Person Quote of the Day (1)
    “Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.” ― Mark Twain
    - Too many "beachballs", read this: Beachballs
    - Computer seems slower than it used to? Read this for some slow computer tips: Speedup
    - Almost full hard drive? Some solutions. Out of Space
    - Apple Battery Info. Battery

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    Nov 16, 2009
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    North Louisiana, USA
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    2.8 GHz 2008 MacBook Pro 10.11, 8 GB mem, iPhone XS, 2015 iMac 16 GB 10.14.4 beta
    "Never let the things you can't do, stop you from doing what you can." ~ Ronald Reagan
    “Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard.”
    Kevin Durant

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    I date this girl for two years and then the nagging starts: "I wanna know your name."
    -- Mike Binder


    Marriage is a wonderful institution, but who wants to live in an institution?
    -- Groucho Marx
    Randy B. Singer
    Co-author of The Macintosh Bible (4th, 5th, and 6th editions)
    Mac OS X Routine Maintenance • http://www.macattorney.com/ts.html

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    Jan 23, 2009
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    Born in Scotland, Worked in Scotland then England, Now live in Wales
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    Your Mac's Specs
    Late 2015 5K 27-inch Retina iMac, 4GHz i7, 32GB RAM, 1TB Flash Drive, macOS High Sierra 10.13.6
    "He is a modest little man, with a lot to be modest about".

    Winston Churchill talking about Clement Attlee.

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    "Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking." from Clement Attlee himself.

    Ian
    Ian

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    Aug 02, 2011
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    Tyneside, UK
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    1,477
    Your Mac's Specs
    MBP Retina late 2015 15.4" 16GB 2.5 GHz OS Mojave; iPhone 7 128gb; iPad Mini 2, 32gb
    In today's Observer: Groucho Marx "I’ve had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn’t it.”

    Apparently this phrasing is a 'paraprosdokian – a figure of speech in which the latter part of a sentence, phrase or larger discourse is surprising or unexpected in a way that causes the reader or listener to reframe or reinterpret the first part.'
    Sue

    If the shoe fits, buy it in every colour.

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    Precious things aren't found in heaps. ~ Unknown



    - Patrick
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    I have always wanted to be somebody,
    but I see now I should have been more specific.

    -- Lily Tomlin
    Randy B. Singer
    Co-author of The Macintosh Bible (4th, 5th, and 6th editions)
    Mac OS X Routine Maintenance • http://www.macattorney.com/ts.html

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    Your Mac's Specs
    2011 17" MBP 2.2ghz, 16gig ram, OS 10.11.6
    There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing. – Aristotle
    - Too many "beachballs", read this: Beachballs
    - Computer seems slower than it used to? Read this for some slow computer tips: Speedup
    - Almost full hard drive? Some solutions. Out of Space
    - Apple Battery Info. Battery

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    If you think nobody cares about you, try missing a couple of payments.

    -- Steven Wright
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    Co-author of The Macintosh Bible (4th, 5th, and 6th editions)
    Mac OS X Routine Maintenance • http://www.macattorney.com/ts.html

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    Jun 12, 2011
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    Melbourne, Australia and Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
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    MacBook Pro Retina 13" macOSX 10.13.3 beta
    John Lydgate
    “You can please some of the people all of the time, you can please all of the people some of the time, but you can’t please all of the people all of the time”.”

    I love the quote from Lily Tomlin.


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    I used to be conceited but now I'm perfect.

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    Keller, Texas
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    Your Mac's Specs
    2017 27" iMac, 10.5" iPad Pro, iPhone 7+, iPhone 8, Numerous iPods, Mojave
    The report of my death was an exaggeration.

    The secret of getting ahead is getting started.

    Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.


    Mark Twain

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    Member Since
    May 20, 2008
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    Your Mac's Specs
    2011 17" MBP 2.2ghz, 16gig ram, OS 10.11.6
    "I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work." -- Thomas Edison
    - Too many "beachballs", read this: Beachballs
    - Computer seems slower than it used to? Read this for some slow computer tips: Speedup
    - Almost full hard drive? Some solutions. Out of Space
    - Apple Battery Info. Battery

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    Even if you're on the right track,
    you'll get run over if you just sit there.
    - Will Rogers

    Diplomacy is the art of saying "Nice doggie"
    until you can find a rock.
    - Will Rogers
    Randy B. Singer
    Co-author of The Macintosh Bible (4th, 5th, and 6th editions)
    Mac OS X Routine Maintenance • http://www.macattorney.com/ts.html

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    The other day I put instant coffee in the microwave oven
    and almost went backwards in time!

    - Steven Wright
    Randy B. Singer
    Co-author of The Macintosh Bible (4th, 5th, and 6th editions)
    Mac OS X Routine Maintenance • http://www.macattorney.com/ts.html

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    “Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it's thinking of yourself less.”
    C.S. Lewis

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