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Hard work never killed anybody, but why take a chance?

Adams John

When in doubt, use brute force.

Adams John Quincy

Don't tell me how hard you work. Tell me how much you get done.

Altgeld John

"If a camel flies, no one laughs if it doesn't get very far."

Berryman John

Reality is bad enough, why should I tell the truth?

Bon John Dillinger on

We are governed not by armies and police but by ideas.

Brow John Mason

Mankind is poised midway between the gods and the beasts.

Brow John Mason

The only certainty is that nothing is certain.

Brunner John

You can tell the ideals of a nation by its advertisements.

Cage John

The Law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich, as well as the poor, to sleep under the bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.

Cage John

Doubt isn't the opposite of faith; it is an element of faith.

Carson Johnny

One man's Mede is another man's Persian.

Carson Johnny

"There is no Father Christmas. It's just a marketing ploy to make low income parents' lives a misery." "... I want you to picture the trusting face of a child, streaked with tears because of what you just said." "I want you to picture the face of

Carson Johnny

Beggars should be no choosers.

Carson Johnny

All the big corporations depreciate their possessions, and you can, too, provided you use them for business purposes. For example, if you subscribe to the Wall Street Journal, a business-related newspaper, you can deduct the cost of your house, beca

Ch St. John

Solipsists of the World... you are already united.

Cheever John

Misery no longer loves company. Nowadays it insists on it.

Ciardi John

Reality is just a convenient measure of complexity.

Ciardi John

When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.

Ciardi John

The longest part of the journey is said to be the passing of the gate.

Croll John

There's no justice in this world.

Dewey John

A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature replaces it with.

Diefenbaker John

"I'm dying," he croaked. "My experiment was a success," the chemist retorted . "You can't really train a beagle," he dogmatized. "That's no beagle, it's a mongrel," she muttered. "The fire is going out," he bellowed. "Bad marksmanship," the h

Dillinger John

Absolutum obsoletum. (If it works, it's out of date.)

Elizabeth John Greenway

It shall be unlawful for any suspicious person to be within the municipality.

Fisher John

Practice yourself what you preach.

Florio John

Small is beautiful.

Foreman John

Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills.

Galbraith John Kenneth

Never buy what you do not want because it is cheap; it will be dear to you.

Galbraith John Kenneth

The tree in which the sap is stagnant remains fruitless.

Galbraith John Kenneth

If a man loses his reverence for any part of life, he will lose his reverence for all of life.

Galsworthy John

The Least Successful Equal Pay Advertisement In 1976 the European Economic Community pointed out to the Irish Government that it had not yet implemented the agreed sex equality legislation. The Dublin Government immediately advertised for an equal

Hart Johnny

"Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away".

Heywood John

Do not use that foreign word "ideals". We have that excellent native word "lies".

Heywood John

A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow.

Heywood John

Now, you might ask, "How do I get one of those complete home tool sets for under $4?" An excellent question. Go to one of those really cheap discount stores where they sell plastic furniture in colors visible from the planet Neptune and where they

Heywood John

"What's the use of a good quotation if you can't change it?"

Heywood John

American business long ago gave up on demanding that prospective employees be honest and hardworking. It has even stopped hoping for employees who are educated enough that they can tell the difference between the men's room and the women's room with

Heywood John

The world is your exercise-book, the pages on which you do your sums. It is not reality, although you can express reality there if you wish. You are also free to write nonsense, or lies, or to tear the pages.

Heywood John

Look ere ye leap.

Heywood John

The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form.

Heywood John

Illusion is the first of all pleasures.

Heywood John

Before you ask more questions, think about whether you really want to know the answers.

Heywood John

Let your conscience be your guide.

Heywood John

Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.

Heywood John

The lawgiver, of all beings, most owes the law allegiance. He of all men should behave as though the law compelled him. But it is the universal weakness of mankind that what we are given to administer we presently imagine we own.

Heywood John

I will make you shorter by the head.

Heywood John

Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality.

Heywood John

General notions are generally wrong.

Hinckley John

Scratch the average female and you'll find a purring bundle... at the ready to love and honor, bake a torte and still produce quintuplets.

Irving John

It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.

John Ball

"I only touch base with reality on an as-needed basis!"

John Barrymore

Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest way of selling goods, particularly if the goods are worthless.

John Denver

Littering is dumb.

John Dewey

You can observe a lot just by watching.

John Donne

The flush toilet is the basis of Western civilization.

John Gardner

What!? Me worry?

John Hunt British

Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

John Kennedy

Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 0. integrated 0. management 0. options 1. total 1. organizational 1. flexibility 2. systematized 2. monitored 2. capability 3. parallel 3. reciprocal 3. mobility 4. functional 4. digital 4. programming 5. re

John Kenneth Galbraith

From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the point that must be reached.

John LeCarre

We have lingered long enough on the shores of the Cosmic Ocean.

John Lightfoot

Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.

John The Dragon to Grendel in

A commune is where people join together to share their lack of wealth.

Johnson Dave

Certainly the game is rigged. Don't let that stop you; if you don't bet, you can't win.

Johnson Dr.

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Johnson Dr.

Faith is under the left nipple.

Johnson Lyndon Baines

One good turn asketh another.

Johnson S.

Hotels are tired of getting ripped off. I checked into a hotel and they had towels from my house.

Johnson Samuel

Maternity pay? Now every Tom, Dick and Harry will get pregnant.

Johnson Samuel

... "fire" does not matter, "earth" and "air" and "water" do not matter. "I" do not matter. No word matters. But man forgets reality and remembers words. The more words he remembers, the cleverer do his fellows esteem him. He looks upon the great

Johnson Samuel

If a man stay away from his wife for seven years, the law presumes the separation to have killed him; yet according to our daily experience, it might well prolong his life.

Johnson Samuel

Of all men's miseries, the bitterest is this: to know so much and have control over nothing.

Johnson Samuel

Three o'clock in the afternoon is always just a little too late or a little too early for anything you want to do.

Johnson Samuel

Nothing is impossible for the man who doesn't have to do it himself.

Johnson Samuel

There's no such thing as an original sin.


Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth.

Johnson Lyndon

The first requisite for immortality is death.

Johnston M. M.

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Ke John F.

Think sideways!

Keats John

The universe is made of stories, not of atoms.

Kennedy John F.

The cart has no place where a fifth wheel could be used.

Kennedy John F.

Kennedy John F.

The idea there was that consumers would bring their broken electronic devices, such as television sets and VCR's, to the destruction centers, where trained personnel would whack them (the devices) with sledgehammers. With their devices thus permanent

Kennedy John F.

You can't run away forever, But there's nothing wrong with getting a good head start.

Kennedy John Fitzgerald

In "King Henry VI, Part II," Shakespeare has Dick Butcher suggest to his fellow anti-establishment rabble-rousers, "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." That action may be extreme but a similar sentiment was expressed by Thomas K. Co

Kennedy John

This is an especially good time for you vacationers who plan to fly, because the Reagan administration, as part of the same policy under which it recently sold Yellowstone National Park to Wayne Newton, has "deregulated" the airline industry. What t

Keynes John Maynard

He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.

Keynes John Maynard

It is bad luck to be superstitious.

Keynes John Maynard

Suffering alone exists, none who suffer; The deed there is, but no doer thereof; Nirvana is, but no one is seeking it; The Path there is, but none who travel it.

Lehman John

The great question that has never been answered and which I have not yet been able to answer despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul is: WHAT DOES A WOMAN WANT?

Lennon John

Men will fuck mud.

Lennon John

He who fears the unknown may one day flee from his own backside.

Lilly John

Let sleeping dogs lie.

Locke John

The fact that it works is immaterial.

Lubbock John

The Poems, all three hundred of them, may be summed up in one of their phrases: "Let our thoughts be correct".

Lyly John

If you hype something and it succeeds, you're a genius

Mill John Stuart

The race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, but that's the way to bet.

Milton John

"You mean, if you allow the master to be uncivil, to treat you any old way he likes, and to insult your dignity, then he may deem you fit to hear his view of things?" "Quite the contrary. You must defend your integrity, assuming you have integrit

Milton John

In a hierarchy every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence ... in time every post tends to be occupied by an employee who is incompetent to carry out its duties ... Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their

Milton John

Furious activity is no substitute for understanding.

Morley John Viscount

Being a miner, as soon as you're too old and tired and sick and stupid to do your job properly, you have to go, where the very opposite applies with the judges.

O'Hara John

A fake fortuneteller can be tolerated. But an authentic soothsayer should be shot on sight. Cassandra did not get half the kicking around she deserved.

Physicist John von Neumann

Optimism is the content of small men in high places.

Pollard John G.

Ninety percent of everything is crap.

Pope John Paul

Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.

Rockefeller John D.

Too much of everything is just enough.

Samuel Johnson

God instructs the heart, not by ideas, but by pains and contradictions.

Sinclair John

Coincidences are spiritual puns.

Sloan John

The truth is what is; what should be is a dirty lie.

Steinbeck John

And tomorrow will be like today, only more so.

Storm Johnny

When properly administered, vacations do not diminish productivity: for every week you're away and get nothing done, there's another when your boss is away and you get twice as much done.

Swayze John Cameron

We all live in a state of ambitious poverty.

Updike John

The greatest productive force is human selfishness.

Updike John

Paradise is exactly like where you are right now ... only much, much better.

Whorfin Lord John

Good government never depends upon laws, but upon the personal qualities of those who govern. The machinery of government is always subordinate to the will of those who administer that machinery. The most important element of government, therefore,

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