Quotes Quote Contest!

alismouha posted on Sep 07, 2010 at 01:44PM



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I am really surprised by the number of people on this spot,yet nobody came up with this idea before.


Winners:
Round 2:lydianm
Round 3:runinghorse
Round 4:Delilah_Scruggs
Round 5:life_rehab
Round 6:Delilah_Scruggs



Here's how the contest goes:
1-You will tell everyone you know about his competition,The more the merrier.

2-You will tell Absolutely EVERY SINGLE PERSONyou know about this competition,the more the merrier.

3-We will pick a subject for the week,it can be an Event,incident,person,Building,etc.

4-No,wait,the winner of the previous round will the choose the subject for the round after it,but he will not be able to participate in that round.

5-Each person will submit a quote about the subject,but only one,it can be as long as you want,you have to post the name of the guy who said it,and you can change it until the deadline.(i.e.When I scream"Time's up")

6-The Quote can be a lyric if suitable enough

7-Voting will be in a pick question that the winner of the round before it will arrange every week.


9-*someone shouts "it's Eight"*

-You Shut up.


10-You MUST post comment on the pick question to insure that you didn't vote for yourself.


11-None of the above rules(or this one)Negotiable by any means.


12-Enjoy yourself!(This one is bound for negotiation)


First Subject:Adolf Hitler


Bring it on!!


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over a year ago lydianm said…
Struggle is the father of all things. It is not by the principles of humanity that man lives or is able to preserve himself above the animal world, but solely by means of the most brutal struggle. If you do not fight, life will never be won.

Adolf Hitler
Speech February 1928, quoted in Hitler, a Study in Tyranny by Alan Bullock
over a year ago life_rehab said…
crying
"Hitler has said to his people 'I offer you danger and death' and as a result a whole nation flings itself to his feet."
George Orwell

i love how this quote basically shows the worst in people ( i preferred a quote about Hitler because i refuse to quote him)
over a year ago lydianm said…
@life_rehab--- I preferred one about him to, but I couldn't find one that I liked, so.... Yeah.
over a year ago alismouha said…
I don't see many people here *everybody laughs*,Shut UP!,That means that most of you broke the first two rules of quote contest.
over a year ago briza said…
laugh
adolf hitler...mmmm...this is wht i have plucked from the net:

"Anyone who sees and paints a sky green and fields blue ought to be sterilized"

sounds good 2 me adolf!
over a year ago courtney7488 said…
"The world needs heroes, and it's better they be harmless men like me than villains like Hitler." - Albert Einstein
over a year ago alismouha said…
I will extend the deadline for submitting quotes,to gather enough people,you have until September 18
over a year ago Delilah_Scruggs said…
"Hitler was a demon but I realized it too late."

Admiral Erich Raeder, Commander-in-Chief of the wartime Kriegsmarine
over a year ago runinghorse said…
”He was a ice-cold realist, a profoundly calculating person.”

André-Francois Poncet, French ambassador, about Adolf Hitler
over a year ago alismouha said…
Round 1:Vote for best hitler quote Here!

Round 2:Submit quotes for the new round:Friendship
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over a year ago courtney7488 said…
"Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together." - Woodrow Wilson
over a year ago lydianm said…
I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar.

Robert Brault
over a year ago life_rehab said…
heart
"A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same."

Elbert Hubbard
over a year ago Delilah_Scruggs said…
A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.

Arnold H. Glasow
over a year ago alismouha said…
Round 2:Vote for Best FRIENDSHIP quote

Round 3:Submit new quotes for the subject:Hypocrisy
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over a year ago Delilah_Scruggs said…
An ounce of hypocrisy is worth a pound of ambition.

Michael Korda
over a year ago lydianm said…
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond promise, it costs nothing.

Edmund Burke
over a year ago runinghorse said…
Politeness, n: The most acceptable hypocrisy.

Ambrose Bierce
over a year ago courtney7488 said…
"When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty." - George Bernard Shaw
over a year ago alismouha said…
Update:Quote contest Decision #1:After fully thinking through the contest's rules,I have come up with a nice idea of which's innovation is credited to me and me only,NO ONE ELSE,I WARN YOU THIS IDEA IS ALREADY COPYRIGHTED.

The future winner of the current round will choose next week's subject and so on



p.s:Please people,invite people.
over a year ago life_rehab said…
Oh, that is so awful of you to accuse me of having deserted the quote contest!:P Anyway, I'm back so here's my humble contribution (one of my favourite misanthropic quotes):

“Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
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over a year ago meXico said…
Can I join the contest?

"The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is itself hypocrisy."

William Hazlitt
over a year ago alismouha said…
Of course you can join,anyone can join...
over a year ago alismouha said…
Round 2:Winner:lydianm

Round 3:Hypocrisy,Vote now!

Round 4:Courage


Quote contest decision #2:From now on,Winner of previous round shall not be able to submit quotes for the next round,he will also be responsible for making the pick question,and determining the end of the current round and beginning of the next round...

That would be you,lydianm.

Any objections?
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over a year ago lydianm said…
Nope. Thanks for letting me know. But just to be sure I don't forget, please message me a reminder when I need to make the pick. Thanks.