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Galaxy Babe was created on 19 May 2000, however, the person who created Galaxy Babe is real, these people can testify to that, 'cos they've met me. As of November 2012, I am a Guide Editor of h2g2.

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smiley - grovelGod grant me the serenity
to accept the things I cannot change;
courage to change the things I can;
and wisdom to know the difference
- Reinhold Niebuhr - The Serenity Prayer
The Universe is infinite, composed of many worlds and animated by common life and common cause.
–  Giordano Bruno  – On the Infinite Universe and Worlds (1583)
For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.
- Vincent van Gogh
There are only two ways to live your life: one is as though nothing is a miracle; the other is as if everything is a miracle. - Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
What is the purpose of life? To be the eyes and ears and conscience of the creator of the universe. - Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007)
Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea. - Robert A Heinlein
Be a good human being, a warm-hearted affectionate person. That is my fundamental belief. Having a sense of caring, a feeling of compassion will bring happiness of peace of mind to oneself and automatically create a positive atmosphere.
- Dalai Lama (1935)
All of mankind's history is basically personal experience written down. - Galaxy Babe (July 2007)

A European Swallowtail butterfly which I had a close encounter with when visiting Spain in 2010

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