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What quotes become inappropriate when mis-attributed?

  • 20-03-2016 1:32pm
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    Closed Accounts Posts: 1,271 ✭✭✭ Elemonator


    I'll start off:

    "To be the best you have to beat the best" - Chris Brown
    "Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened." - Adolf Hitler
    "A true friend reaches for your hand and touches your heart" - Steve Irwin
    "Nailed it" - Jesus Christ


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  • Registered Users Posts: 1,956 ✭✭✭ mattser


    Ya Wha ?


  • Registered Users Posts: 26,134 ✭✭✭✭ Candie


    "They see me rollin', they hatin'"

    Prof. Stephen Hawking.

    Where's my tea?



  • Registered Users Posts: 2,712 ✭✭✭ Mervyn Skidmore


    Elemonator wrote: »
    I'll start off:

    "To be the best you have to beat the best" - Chris Brown
    "Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened." - Adolf Hitler
    "A true friend reaches for your hand and touches your heart" - Steve Irwin
    "Nailed it" - Jesus Christ

    Why not just post a link to Reddit where you saw these?


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 19,889 The Moldy Gowl


    So you are ripping off a reddit thread but don't even use thier top comments?

    What kind of ****poster are you?

    https://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/4b2m5a/which_quote_becomes_inappropriate_when/


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 1,915 The flying mouse


    So you are ripping off a reddit thread but don't even use thier top comments?

    What kind of ****poster are you?

    https://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/4b2m5a/which_quote_becomes_inappropriate_when/

    Kinky is using a feather. Perverted is using the whole chicken"- Col. Harland Sanders

    There is no elevator to success. You have to take the stairs --Stephen Hawking

    I like these,
    made them up myself :-)


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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 1,271 ✭✭✭ Elemonator


    Why not just post a link to Reddit where you saw these?

    Because I want original ones of from an Irish audience. To get them rolling I included the Reddit ones. Problem?


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 1,271 ✭✭✭ Elemonator


    So you are ripping off a reddit thread but don't even use thier top comments?

    What kind of ****poster are you?

    https://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/4b2m5a/which_quote_becomes_inappropriate_when/

    Big deal. Did anyone die? I think not. Get off your high horse.

    An example of your hypocrisy: http://www.boards.ie/vbulletin/showthread.php?p=93207503


  • Registered Users Posts: 4,990 longshanks


    Bitch better have my money
    That hoe better have all my cash
    Bitch better have my money
    Or Ima plant my boot in her ass

    Often attributed to Pope John Paul II who was supposedly referring to Mother Theresa, it is in fact a little poem by none other than Willy Shakespeare.


  • Moderators, Entertainment Moderators, Politics Moderators Posts: 14,195 Mod ✭✭✭✭ johnnyskeleton


    Elemonator wrote: »
    Because I want original ones of from an Irish audience. To get them rolling I included the Reddit ones. Problem?

    "The difference between an homage and plagarism is whether you have the good grace to admit you were caught out" - Elemonator


  • Registered Users Posts: 15,091 ✭✭✭✭ KKV


    Elemonator wrote: »
    I'll start off:

    "To be the best you have to beat the best" - Chris Brown


    http://insidepulse.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/ric-flair.jpg


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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 1,271 ✭✭✭ Elemonator


    "The difference between an homage and plagarism is whether you have the good grace to admit you were caught out" - Elemonator

    In fairness, they haven't been defrauded. I get no personal gain out of it.


  • Registered Users Posts: 10,093 ✭✭✭✭ Junkyard Tom


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  • Registered Users Posts: 10,093 ✭✭✭✭ Junkyard Tom


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  • Registered Users Posts: 1,313 ✭✭✭ Thephantomsmask


    If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs - Henry the VIII


  • Registered Users Posts: 4,990 longshanks


    'Bitches ain't nothing but hoes and tricks'

    Germaine Greer.


  • Registered Users Posts: 5,449 ✭✭✭ maudgonner


    'If you can't handle me at my worst, you don't deserve me at my best'

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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 12,045 gramar


    'It's a game of two halves'

    - Anon talking about a basketball match


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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 22,562 ✭✭✭✭ AnonoBoy


    "Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better."

    - Salah Abdeslam.


  • Registered Users Posts: 3,811 ✭✭✭ Speedwell


    ...either we have to pretend that Jesus was just as selfish as we are, or we've got to acknowledge that he commanded us to serve the poor and needy without condition and then admit that we just don't want to do it.

    -- Donald Trump
    Really Stephen Colbert.


  • Registered Users Posts: 5,449 ✭✭✭ maudgonner


    If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs - Henry the VIII

    'Zip up yer mickey!'

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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 976 Kev_2012


    This


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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 12,045 gramar


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  • Registered Users Posts: 3,811 ✭✭✭ Speedwell


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  • Registered Users Posts: 3,098 ✭✭✭ MonkeyTennis


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  • Registered Users Posts: 3,811 ✭✭✭ Speedwell


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  • Registered Users Posts: 3,811 ✭✭✭ Speedwell


    "I love mankind ... it's people I can't stand!!"

    --Jesus
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