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SHEDNOTES 129: Add Filofacts – Quotes

The Week magazine’s Wit & Wisdom column, compiling best quotes quoted elsewhere in newspapers in recent days, is a good resource, if you can get at it. The June 20 edition included … Irreverence is a greater oaf than superstition. … Continue reading

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Shednotes 38: A parable from Benn

File under Benn, Quotes, Democracy, Patrick Kidd and Times In the Times Diary of 30/12/14, Patrick Kidd recalled a story told by the late Tony Benn which will raise a laugh in sheds everywhere … The NHS held a boat … Continue reading

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QUOTES – POLITICS & ECONOMICS

Beginning of a new file here … On ECONOMICS: Tim Adams, Observer, 8.9.13, reviewing a new book on economics, Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much, says the authors are starting from the “provable belief that scarcity captures the … Continue reading

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QUOTES

QUOTES On YORKSHIRE: Letter to Gdn, Nov. 2013, fm Duncan Lister, Dewsbury: “As anyone lucky enough to be born in Yorkshire will proudly tell you, there are only three types of people: Yorkshire people; those who wish to be Yorkshire … Continue reading

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