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Unread 07-20-2006, 07:32 PM
 
Location: Texas
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Default My favorite quote about Texas

"Said I'm tired of staring at this ocean full of yankees, rather be in Texas on my own.........." Pat Green, Texas singer-songwriter guru (this one is SO appropriate about where I live right now, on the ocean on the East Coast)

and THIS ONE IS SO TRUE:

Every Texan that has dared to cross the state line in his or her lifetime has returned disappointed and confused. The fact of the matter is there is no other state worth living in, or even traveling to, than the great State of Texas. So why would a Texan ever leave the state?
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Unread 07-20-2006, 09:19 PM
 
Location: Apple Valley, Ca
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Very pretty. I am hoping to fell that way myself, soon.

Thanks
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Unread 07-21-2006, 05:18 PM
 
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" Don't ask a man where he is from.If he is from Texas he will tell you so.If he isn't......well,don't embarrass him"
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Unread 07-22-2006, 12:03 AM
 
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Oh that is a good one Lifertexan!
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Unread 07-23-2006, 07:14 AM
 
Location: South Carolina
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Favorite quote by me...Awww Texas..I wanna go
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Unread 07-23-2006, 09:47 PM
 
Location: Iowa Park, TX
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An oldie but a goodie - "American by birth, Texan by the grace of God!"
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Unread 07-27-2006, 05:07 PM
 
Location: Las Vegas, NV
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When my wife and I finally retire to TX, this will be a regular quote folks'll hear from me.

"I wasn't born here, but I got here as soon as I could."
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Unread 08-28-2006, 01:38 AM
 
Location: Metromess
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My favorite quote is from General Sherman: "If I owned both Texas and Hell, I'd live in Hell and rent out Texas".
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Unread 08-28-2006, 05:39 AM
 
Location: Metromess
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Corrction to the above: It was General Sheridan!
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Unread 08-28-2006, 07:16 AM
 
Location: Austin, TX
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LOL...hadn't heard that one.

The driver's lament..."The sun has riz, the sun has set, and here I is, in Texas yet...."
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