“Dang! Don’t you know that home is where you make it?” – From the movie “Joe Dirt”…, and other inspiring quotes for our lives!     

It’s funny how some words resonate with some but not with others.

It’s funny how a phrase by someone will stick with some people their entire lives, while the same phrase vanishes without ever being considered by others.

In most cases, these words of wisdom don’t require any special talent, gift or intellect.

In most cases, these words are just someone stating the obvious.

Drum roll please…,

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“Doing the right thing and doing the easy thing are usually not the same thing.” – Gregg Erickson

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“Be careful of your thoughts, for they become your words.  Be careful of your words, for they become your actions.  Be careful of your actions, for they become your habits.  Be careful of your habits, for they become your character.  Be careful of your character, for your character becomes your destiny.” – Ancient Chinese proverb, author unknown

“Everything was impossible until someone did it.” – Unknown Author

“When someone asks, ‘what do you do?’ You answer, ‘whatever it takes, baby, whatever it takes!’” – Gregg Erickson

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“Be good, but if you can’t be good, at least be careful.” – My Dad, Richard Erickson

“Wisdom is knowing there’s a lot you don’t know.” – Gregg Erickson

“I always wondered why somebody doesn’t do something about this or that. Then I realized I was somebody.” – Lily Tomlin

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“Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.” – James Neil Hollingworth

“To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.” – Dr. Seuss

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“Silence is the language of God.  All else is poor translation.” – Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī

“The moment you take responsibility for everything in your life is the moment you can change anything in your life.” – Hal Elrod

“Caring about the happiness of others we find our own.” – Plato

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“Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start from.” – Nido Qubein

“I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.” – Thomas Jefferson

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“Life isn’t about finding yourself, it’s about creating yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw

“If you find yourself on a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere worthwhile.” – Gregg Erickson

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“Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.” – Unknown author

 

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Way to represent Rashida Tlaib!  I’m sure you’re the toast of deranged liberals everywhere!

Freshman U.S. Representative Rashida Tlaib (a democrat from Michigan) didn’t waste any time calling for the impeachment of President Donald Trump, just hours after being sworn into Congress.

But it’s not just that, it the manner in which she did it…, with such grace…, and with such decorum.

Speaking to a crowd of supporters last Thursday night, the Michigan Democrat, and one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress, said of Trump, “People love you and you win [referring to herself]. And when your son looks at you and says, ‘Momma, look you won. Bullies don’t win.’ And I said, ‘Baby, they don’t, because we’re gonna go in there and we’re gonna impeach the motherf***er.’”

Ms. Tlaib is such an idiot on so many levels that it’s hard to know where to begin…, but of course I’ll try!

Her being one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress is definitely noteworthy, and something for her and the Muslim community to be proud of.

That being said, she then took a left turn down “Pathetic” boulevard.

On her first day in Congress…, in her first few hours…, she was already out to impeach the President.

Then she follows it up by calling him a “motherf***er!”

And if that isn’t bad enough, she supposedly calls him this in a discussion with her son!

So basically in one day she managed to disgrace and embarrass herself as a member of Congress, as a Muslim, and as a mother.

Impressive!  I would say she has a bright future in the democrat party!

We should probably also remind our confused, brand new, congresswoman from Detroit, that to remove a sitting president, the Constitution requires a conviction of “treason, bribery, or other high crimes and misdemeanors.”

What exactly are you preparing to charge the President with, hurting your feelings?  Disagreeing with you?

The impeachment process would further require the consent of both the House and two-thirds of the Senate, which is still a Republican majority.

So what we’re talking about here is another waste of time, and I’m referring to the Mueller witch hunt, oops, I mean investigation, and another side show for the “biased, liberal, fake news media” to spin their propaganda on.

Nancy Pelosi, who was re-elected to Speaker of the House, said she isn’t ruling out impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, depending on findings by the special counsel investigating Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election.

“We shouldn’t be impeaching for a political reason, and we shouldn’t avoid impeachment for a political reason,” she said.

Did she just contradict herself in the same sentence?  I think she did, but remember this is Nancy Pelosi here, so no big deal.

 

Thanks to Louis Casiano and Bradford Betz of Fox News and The Associated Press for contributing to this article.

 

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“Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; all else is mere opinion.” – Democritus (An ancient Greek philosopher, prior to Socrates)

With that, here are my favorite movie quotes.

“You’re gonna need a bigger boat.” – Jaws, 1975

“I love the smell of napalm in the morning.” – Apocalypse Now, 1979

“Yippie-ki-yay, motherf—er!” – Die Hard, 1988

“Houston, we have a problem.” – Apollo 13, 1995

“The needs of the many, outweigh the needs of the few, or the one.” – Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan, 1982

“What we have here is a failure to communicate.” – Cool Hand Luke, 1967

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“You’ve got to ask yourself one question: ‘Do I feel lucky?’ Well, do ya punk!?” – Dirty Harry, 1971

“Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.” – The Wizard of Oz, 1939

“After all, tomorrow is another day.” – Gone With the Wind, 1939

“Every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings.” – It’s a Wonderful Life, 1946

“Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.” – Gone With the Wind, 1939

“Life is tough.  It’s tougher if you’re stupid.” – Sands of Iwo Jima

“Worse?! How could things get any worse? Take a look around you, Ellen! We’re at the threshold of hell!! – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, 1989

“It’s classified. I could tell you, but then I’d have to kill you.” – Top Gun, 1986

“Go ahead, make my day.” – Sudden Impact, 1983

“Did your parents have any children that lived? – Full Metal Jacket, 1987

“You don’t have to have a patch on your arm to have honor.” – A Few Good Men, 1992

“You’ll get nothing and like it!” – Caddyshack, 1980

“Why Johnny Ringo, you look like somebody just walked over your grave.” – Tombstone, 1993

“So you’re telling me there’s a chance!” – Dumb and Dumber, 1994

“Sorry folks, the park’s closed. The moose out front shoulda told ya. – National Lampoon’s Vacation, 1983

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Lastly, I’m going to leave you with a short conversation between Joe Dirt and his new found friend, Kicking Wing, who owns a fireworks stand out in the desert, from the movie Joe Dirt, 2001:

Joe: “So you’re gonna tell me that you don’t have no black cats, roman candles, or screaming mimis?”

Kicking Wing: “No.”

Joe: “Oh come on, man. You don’t got no lady fingers, fuzz buttles, snicker bombs, church burners, finger blasters, gut busters, zippity do das, or crap flappers?”

Kicking Wing: “No, I don’t.”

Joe: “You’re gonna stand there, owning a fireworks stand, and tell me you don’t have no whistling bungholes, no spleen splitters, whisker biscuits, honkey lighters, hüsker düs, hüsker don’ts, cherry bombs, nipsy daisers, with or without the scooter stick…or one single whistling kitty chaser?”

Kicking Wing: “No…, because snakes and sparklers are the only ones I like.”

Joe: “Well that might be your problem. It’s not what you like, it’s the consumer!”

 

I hope you enjoyed my favorite movie quotes.  Let me know a few of your favorites!

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