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Re: I want more monkquips

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Apr 10, 2009 at 17:43 UTC ( #756889=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to I want more monkquips

Not so much a quips (more lectures) but:

Don't forget you've probably already forgotten, how hard it was to learn what you now take for granted.

And

The point of this place is not: to force newbies to go through the same pain you had to go through.

And

The answers offered here are starting points--not endpoints--to solving your problems.

Examine what is said, not who speaks -- Silence betokens consent -- Love the truth but pardon error.
"Science is about questioning the status quo. Questioning authority".
In the absence of evidence, opinion is indistinguishable from prejudice.

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