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The first rule of intelligent tinkering is to save all the parts.

Bach J.S.

The true way goes over a rope which is not stretched at any great height but just above the ground. It seems more designed to make people stumble than to be walked upon.

Burroughs William S.

An office party is not, as is sometimes supposed the Managing Director's chance to kiss the tea-girl. It is the tea-girl's chance to kiss the Managing Director (however bizarre an ambition this may seem to anyone who has seen the Managing Director f

Eliot T.S.

Time goes, you say? Ah no! Time stays, *we* go.

Eliot T.S.

One picture is worth more than ten thousand words.

Eliot T.S.

He thought of Musashi, the Sword Saint, standing in his garden more than three hundred years ago. "What is the 'Body of a rock'?" he was asked. In answer, Musashi summoned a pupil of his and bid him kill himself by slashing his abdomen with a knife.

Gilbert W.S.

Nice guys finish last, but we get to sleep in.

Harper Lucille S.

God helps them that help themselves.

Hayakawa S.I.

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

Hunter S. Thompson

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

Johnson S.

It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.

Kaufman George S.

The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.

Kierkegaard S.

Lo! Men have become the tool of their tools.

Knapp R.S.

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

Koblas G.S.

A woman employs sincerity only when every other form of deception has failed.

Krabill W.S.

A woman occasionally is quite a serviceable substitute for masturbation. It takes an abundance of imagination, to be sure.

Lewis C.S.

If what they've been doing hasn't solved the problem, tell them to do something else.

Lewis C.S.

A little inaccuracy saves a world of explanation.

Maugham W.S.

A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.

Perelman S.J.

A lie is an abomination unto the Lord and a very present help in time of trouble.

S. Paige

Take the folks at Coca-Cola. For many years, they were content to sit back and make the same old carbonated beverage. It was a good beverage, no question about it; generations of people had grown up drinking it and doing the experiment in sixth gr

Surtees R.S.

Have you ever stopped to think what it would be like to have a woman President? "I can't deal with the Russians today. Not now. I've got my period."

T.S. Eliot

Lookie, lookie, here comes cookie...

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.

There are ten or twenty basic truths, and life is the process of discovering them over and over and over.

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.

There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Thompson H.S.

The whole world is a scab. The point is to pick it constructively.

Thompson Hunter S.

The truth of a thing is the feel of it, not the think of it.

Thompson Hunter S.

It is imperative when flying coach that you restrain any tendency toward the vividly imaginative. For although it may momentarily appear to be the case, it is not at all likely that the cabin is entirely inhabited by crying babies smoking inexpensiv

Truman Harry S.

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

Truman Harry S.

Women are nothing but machines for producing children.

Truman Harry S.

When you die, you lose a very important part of your life.

Truman Harry S.

If happiness is in your destiny, you need not be in a hurry.

Truman President Harry S.

"I gained nothing at all from Supreme Enlightenment, and for that very reason it is called Supreme Enlightenment."

William S. Paley

A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back the when it begins to rain.

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