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elocs Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-18-07 07:49 PM
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22. How exactly are "acting" and "dreaming" mutually exclusive?
Unable to do both? That limited? Is it not possible to have a dream first to provide a roadmap or guide for action? A life without dreams is not living, it is existing. There is a difference.
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  -I pay $3 once a week to dream what I'd do with tens of millions. sicksicksick_N_tired  Jun-18-07 06:34 PM   #0 
  - I agree, and I'll buy one or two $5 tickets a month when Powerball gets real high  ThomWV   Jun-18-07 06:37 PM   #1 
  - I do that too, but then I try to figure out ways to achieve my dreams, or at least approximate them  glitch   Jun-18-07 06:39 PM   #2 
  - Yup. I try with what I have,...and am grateful for that.  sicksicksick_N_tired   Jun-18-07 07:16 PM   #12 
     - Good for you. I think it's important to express who you are.  glitch   Jun-18-07 08:15 PM   #23 
  - Good for you.  HypnoToad   Jun-18-07 06:39 PM   #3 
  - $5 a week is pretty cheap for a dream. More power to you.  Midlodemocrat   Jun-18-07 06:41 PM   #4 
  - Aw. Midlo, you are painfully sweet.  BlueIris   Jun-18-07 07:45 PM   #21 
  - Once there was a man who was able to talk to God  IChing   Jun-18-07 06:44 PM   #5 
  - Lol! good one. nt  glitch   Jun-18-07 06:47 PM   #6 
     - I still play and I taught Math  IChing   Jun-18-07 06:51 PM   #9 
        - I know what you mean. My Mom asks why I play when I know I won't win. I say  glitch   Jun-18-07 07:15 PM   #11 
  - Donate $156 a year to a charity  alcibiades_mystery   Jun-18-07 06:49 PM   #7 
  - I donate faithfully to my "faves", all four of them,...  sicksicksick_N_tired   Jun-18-07 07:20 PM   #14 
  - "It's better to act than to dream."  elocs   Jun-18-07 07:24 PM   #16 
     - Actually, that's precisely what MANY in the civil rights movement  alcibiades_mystery   Jun-18-07 07:28 PM   #18 
        - How exactly are "acting" and "dreaming" mutually exclusive?  elocs   Jun-18-07 07:49 PM   #22 
  - Why do you need to win the lottery to do this?  LeighAnn   Jun-18-07 06:50 PM   #8 
  - I'd start a campaign to abolish gambling in the US  L. Coyote   Jun-18-07 06:52 PM   #10 
  - If it happens  shadowknows69   Jun-18-07 07:18 PM   #13 
  - You'll be my first employee, I'm sure!!! *LOL*  sicksicksick_N_tired   Jun-18-07 07:24 PM   #17 
  - we have a lottery here in ok and we buy tickets at the tune of 4 bucks twice a week  madokie   Jun-18-07 07:21 PM   #15 
  - My father-in-law used to call it the "idiot tax".  Kazak   Jun-18-07 07:34 PM   #19 
  - Here in Ohio, it goes to education  OzarkDem   Jun-18-07 07:39 PM   #20 
  - I have a B.Sc. in Mathematics and ...  TahitiNut   Jun-18-07 08:20 PM   #24 

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