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Dave Thomas

Dave Thomas

Canadian actor, comedian and television writer

David William Thomas CM (born May 20, 1949) is a Canadian actor, comedian and television writer. He is best known for being one half of the duo Bob and Doug McKenzie with Rick Moranis. He appeared as Doug McKenzie on SCTV, for which he won a Primetime Emmy Award out of two nominations, and in the film Strange Brew (1983), which he also co-directed. As a duo, they made two albums, The Great White North and Strange Brew, the former gaining them a Grammy Award nomination and a Juno Award.

His other notable acting credits include Stripes (1981), Love at Stake (1987), Moving (1988), Coneheads (1993) and Rat Race (2001). He provided the voice of Tuke in Brother Bear (2003), and Brother Bear 2 (2006).

All programming is maintenance programming, because you are rarely writing original code.

There is no doubt in my mind that Masonry is the cornerstone of America.

What people forget is that every movie that gets made keeps making money for somebody FOREVER.

If you like your remote messaging fat, dumb, and interoperable, you could also look into the SOAP libraries distributed with Ruby.

Everyone's got to be for a child to have a home and love. I mean I don't know anyone who would be against that.

The anger that appears to be building up between the sexes becomes more virulent with every day that passes. And far from women taking the blame... the fact is that men are invariably portrayed as the bad guys. Being a good man is like being a good Nazi.

You can do what you want to do. You can be what you want to be.

Every child deserves a home and love. Period.

You are what you eat. Which makes me cheap, quick and easy.

Give everyone a chance to have a piece of the pie. If the pie's not big enough, make a bigger pie.

There's no one to stop you but yourself

Hard work is good for the soul, and it keeps you from feeling sorry for yourself because you don’t have time.

Whether it's choosing a career or deciding what charity to get involved with, the choice should come from your heart. Ultimately you are the one who has to get up every morning and enjoy what you are doing, so make sure it matters to you.

Deliver total quality to every customer every day.

Whether you sell hamburgers or computers, we’re all in the customer service business. Our goal must be to exceed our customers’ expectations every day.

People ask me. 'What about gay adoptions? Interracial? Single Parent?' I say. "Hey fine, as long as it works for the child and the family is responsible." My big stand is this: Every child deserves a home and love. Period.

There are no strangers in Freemasonry, only friends you've yet to meet.

Don't be afraid to be unique or speak your mind, because that's what makes you different from everyone else.

It all comes back to the basics. Serve customers the best-tasting food at a good value in a clean, comfortable restaurant, and theyll keep coming back.

You earn your reputation by the things you do every day.

The more you give to others, the more you get in return.

Opportunities don't knock at all. They don't have to, they're already all around us. It's up to us to see where they are and take advantage of them.

What’s the secret to success? It’s no secret. You need a winning attitude, honesty and integrity, and a burning desire to succeed.

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