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by Agnes a Paris on Wed Mar 1st, 2006 at 04:49:23 PM EST
I thought it was from Dan Millman. :-) though he worded it a little differently - "the mind is like a parachute, it works best when it is open." But what ever way it is said, I do agree with it.
by Fran on Thu Mar 2nd, 2006 at 01:38:09 AM EST
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My apologies.  The person giving the course had said that it was an opening line on an essay they had reviewed for someone's thesis.  I hadn't heard it before.

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Oscar Wilde
by Sam on Thu Mar 2nd, 2006 at 03:34:53 PM EST
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