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  • "I'm not the type to get ulcers. I give them." - Edward Koch

    It doesn't seem very hard at first glance, but by the time you get to "I'm not the type to get ___e_s. I give them.", it's really hard to progress.

    ABCDFJKLQRUWXZ remain on the table.

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    • "Once Ptolemy and Plato, yesterday Newton, today Einstein, and tomorrow new faiths, new beliefs, and new dimensions."
      — Albert Claude

      Oy.

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      • Originally posted by gavinl View Post
        Thanks, but that wasn't it. I recall it had a hyphenated word.
        Maybe this one:

        "Write your first draft with your heart. Re-write with your head."

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        • Yes that was it NedZeppelin...i have subsequently had the quote again and got it quite easily this time...don't know why it stumped me so badly the first time! Thanks for posting.

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          • Kin Hubbard -- Politics makes strange postmasters.

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            • "A couple of hours of practice is worth ten sloppy rounds. "
              — Babe Didrikson Zaharias

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              • John Milton -- "Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie."
                I've had this one several times and it always takes me forever!

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                • "The wildest colts make the best horses. "
                  — Plutarch

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                  • Check out #14 on this forum ... Ben seemed to have a lot to say about this topic.

                    "Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy."
                    — Benjamin Franklin

                    Awfully hard this with this version too, I think.

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                    • Pop culture's gotten much more disposable."
                      — "Weird Al" Yankovic

                      It's been around (this quote) for more than a year and the recordholder, currently, is maradnu at 62 seconds.

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                      • Unattributed: Frogs have it easy, they can eat what bugs them.

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