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He draweth out the thread of his verbosity finer than the staple of his argument.

Adams Samuel


Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. War is peace.

Becke Samuel


Political speeches are like steer horns. A point here, a point there, and a lot of bull inbetween.

Beckett Samuel


Rascal, am I? Take THAT!

Beckett Samuel


In case of fire, stand in the hall and shout "Fire!"

Beckett Samuel


When asked by an anthropologist what the Indians called America before the white men came, an Indian said simply "Ours."

Butler Samuel


What good is an obscenity trial except to popularize literature?

Butler Samuel


When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President. Now I'm beginning to believe it.

Butler Samuel


For some reason a glaze passes over people's faces when you say "Canada". Maybe we should invade South Dakota or something.

Butler Samuel


"I'm in Pittsburgh. Why am I here?"

Butler Samuel


Better tried by twelve than carried by six.

Butler Samuel


The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.

Butler Samuel


You can bring men from other parts of the world who are sane. And you know what happens? At the very moment they cross those mountains... they go mad. Instantaneously and automatically, at the very moment they cross the mountains into California,

Foote Samuel


Dear Mister Language Person: What is the purpose of the apostrophe? Answer: The apostrophe is used mainly in hand-lettered small business signs to alert the reader than an "S" is coming up at the end of a word, as in: WE DO NOT EXCEPT PERSONAL CHEC

Goldwyn Samuel


The confusion of a staff member is measured by the length of his memos.

Goldwyn Samuel


I think we are in Rats' Alley where the dead men lost their bones.

Goldwyn Samuel


I value kindness to human beings first of all, and kindness to animals. I don't respect the law; I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper, and old men

Johnson Samuel


Do not despair of life. You have no doubt force enough to overcome your obstacles. Think of the fox prowling through wood and field in a winter night for something to satisfy his hunger. Notwithstanding cold and hounds and traps, his race survives

Johnson Samuel


If it were thought that anything I wrote was influenced by Robert Frost, I would take that particular work of mine, shred it, and flush it down the toilet, hoping not to clog the pipes. A more sententious, holding- forth old bore who expected every

Johnson Samuel


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

Johnson Samuel


Facts, apart from their relationships, are like labels on empty bottles.

Johnson Samuel


If reporters don't know that truth is plural, they ought to be lawyers.

Johnson Samuel


IV. The time required for an object to fall twenty stories is greater than or equal to the time it takes for whoever knocked it off the ledge to spiral down twenty flights to attempt to capture it unbroken. Such an object is inevitably price

Johnson Samuel


If two people love each other, there can be no happy end to it.

Samuel Beckett


No man is an Iland, intire of it selfe; every man is a peece of the Continent, a part of the maine; if a Clod bee washed away by the Sea, Europe is the lesse, as well as if a Promontorie were, as well as if a Mannor of thy friends or of thine owne we

Samuel Butler


Success is the sole earthly judge of right and wrong.

Samuel Johnson


Receiving a million dollars tax free will make you feel better than being flat broke and having a stomach ache.

Samuels Jim


Naturally the common people don't want war... but after all it is the leaders of a country who determine the policy, and it is always a simple matter to drag the people along, whether it is a democracy, or a fascist dictatorship, or a parliament, or

Samuels Jim





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