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    You Know You're a Woodworker When...

    I thought it might be interesting to do this thread--forgive me if it has already been done.

    Add to this list with real things you do or have done.

    You know you're a woodworker when
    --you reach for your glue instead of your coffee.
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    when you turn your spare bedroom into a finishing room.
    "There’s a lot of work being done today that doesn’t have any soul in it. The technique may be the utmost perfection, yet it is lifeless. It doesn’t have a soul. I hope my furniture has a soul to it." - Sam Maloof
    The Pessimist complains about the wind; The Optimist expects it to change;The Realist adjusts the sails.~ William Arthur Ward

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    When you start to look at trees differently.
    cheers

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    When you cut the end of your thumb off and still finish a project.

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    When you change your drawers and at least a 1/2 cup or so of sawdust end up on the bathroom floor.
    Last edited by Peter Lyon; 10-13-2010 at 01:45 AM.

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    When the only things on your Xmas wish list are woodworking tools and accessories.
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    when you look at a toothpick and think of uses for it that don't include a tooth.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rob Keeble View Post
    When you start to look at trees differently.
    When the LOYL starts looking at trees differently and points them out to you (wish there was a chain saw smiley)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Niemi View Post
    When the LOYL starts looking at trees differently and points them out to you (wish there was a chain saw smiley)
    sound like a closet turner to me...
    "There’s a lot of work being done today that doesn’t have any soul in it. The technique may be the utmost perfection, yet it is lifeless. It doesn’t have a soul. I hope my furniture has a soul to it." - Sam Maloof
    The Pessimist complains about the wind; The Optimist expects it to change;The Realist adjusts the sails.~ William Arthur Ward

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    Quote Originally Posted by Don Baer View Post
    sound like a closet turner to me...
    Close but no cigar

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