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

Bach J.S.


If it doesn't smell yet, it's pretty fresh.

Burroughs William S.


"Well," Brahma said, "even after ten thousand explanations, a fool is no wiser, but an intelligent man requires only two thousand five hundred."

Eliot T.S.


It's easier to take it apart than to put it back together.

Eliot T.S.


Most general statements are false, including this one.

Eliot T.S.


"Are you police officers?" "No, ma'am. We're musicians."

Gilbert W.S.


The executioner is, I hear, very expert, and my neck is very slender.

Harper Lucille S.


The road to ruin is always in good repair, and the travellers pay the expense of it.

Hayakawa S.I.


Force has no place where there is need of skill.

Hunter S. Thompson


"She said, `I know you ... you cannot sing'. I said, `That's nothing, you should hear me play piano.'"

Johnson S.


BS: You remind me of a man. B: What man? BS: The man with the power. B: What power? BS: The power of voodoo. B: Voodoo? BS: You do. B: Do what? BS: Remind me of a man. B: What man? BS: The man with the power...

Kaufman George S.


I hate quotations.

Kierkegaard S.


Don't go to bed with no price on your head.

Knapp R.S.


Who goeth a-borrowing goeth a-sorrowing.

Koblas G.S.


I have a simple philosophy: Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. Scratch where it itches.

Krabill W.S.


To every Ph.D. there is an equal and opposite Ph.D.

Lewis C.S.


I always wake up at the crack of ice.

Lewis C.S.


You can observe a lot just by watching.

Maugham W.S.


Learning French is trivial: the word for horse is cheval, and everything else follows in the same way.

Perelman S.J.


The `loner' may be respected, but he is always resented by his colleagues, for he seems to be passing a critical judgment on them, when he may be simply making a limiting statement about himself.

S. Paige


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

Surtees R.S.


Any stone in your boot always migrates against the pressure gradient to exactly the point of most pressure.

T.S. Eliot


Take your work seriously but never take yourself seriously; and do not take what happens either to yourself or your work seriously.

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.


Small things make base men proud.

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.


Well begun is half done.

Thompson H.S.


We should realize that a city is better off with bad laws, so long as they remain fixed, then with good laws that are constantly being altered, that the lack of learning combined with sound common sense is more helpful than the kind of cleverness th

Thompson Hunter S.


If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Thompson Hunter S.


Yevtushenko has... an ego that can crack crystal at a distance of twenty feet.

Truman Harry S.


What makes you think graduate school is supposed to be satisfying?

Truman Harry S.


Any philosophy that can be put "in a nutshell" belongs there.

Truman Harry S.


Practice is the best of all instructors.

Truman Harry S.


Talkers are no good doers.

Truman President Harry S.


God gave man two ears and one tongue so that we listen twice as much as we speak.

William S. Paley


God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal.

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