Joined: 28 Sep 2002 Posts: 252
Dale has e-mail from Don Marzano
Subject: Fooling Yourself
Date: 19 August 2003
Only a fool takes comfort from a petty victory.
No, let me re-state that. A pyrrhic victory.
Are you familiar with the term?
You soon will be.
But, in the end, it doesn't matter. It is far too late for anything to stop me now.
Tue Aug 19, 2003 7:04 pm
Pretty talky there aintcha, Talky?
Joined: 06 Jun 2003 Posts: 2716 Location: State of Denial
HOC VOLUERUNT Just a reminder on HOC VOLUERUNT
"he wished for it".
"he got what he wanted" or "they got what they deserved".
A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has. - Margaret Mead
Tue Aug 19, 2003 8:10 pm
Joined: 09 Jan 2003 Posts: 1296 Location: Location: Location!
Me: define "trout"
turingprinciple: A polite system of ranking a redundant or factually false post. "Trout" is a term to politely advise a user that perhaps more research or fact checking should be used in the future, as the information has already been discounted or is already known. For instance, magesteff's post regarding don marzano's sig.
Me: thank you
turingprinciple: you are quite welcome
That sounds like something would say! Hitler
Tue Aug 19, 2003 8:45 pm
Sunny du Pree
Joined: 01 Jan 2003 Posts: 636 Location: Push, Nevada
Etymology: Pyrrhus, king of Epirus who sustained heavy losses in defeating the
: achieved at excessive cost ; also : costly to the point of negating or outweighing
Hoc Volueront THIS WISH?h.oc PRON 3 1 NOM S N
h.oc PRON 3 1 ABL S M
h.oc PRON 3 1 ABL S N
h.oc PRON 3 1 ACC S N
hic, haec, hoc PRON
this; these (pl.); also DEMONST;
volu.erunt V 6 2 PERF ACTIVE IND 3 P
volo, velle, volui, - V
wish, want, prefer; be willing, will;
volu.erunt V 3 1 PERF ACTIVE IND 3 P
volvo, volvere, volvi, volutus V
Grace and Peace
Sunny Du Pree
I dreamed a dream and now that dream has come for me
Wed Aug 20, 2003 11:31 am
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