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  •  In conversation, most of us are careful to say (3+ / 0-)
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    twigg, MKSinSA, Oh Mary Oh

    we heard a phrase, an idea, somewhere and try to attribute its source. But I have a friend who simply appropriates ideas as her own. I've been present when she heard them for the first time, and later I've heard her repeat them later as her own. It always surprises me.

    The spirit of liberty is the spirit which is not too sure that it is right. -- Judge Learned Hand, May 21, 1944

    by ybruti on Sun May 12, 2013 at 12:06:46 PM PDT

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