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Tallulah Bankhead barged down the Nile last night as Cleopatra and sank.

Carlyle Thomas


Let's say your wedding ring falls into your toaster, and when you stick your hand in to retrieve it, you suffer Pain and Suffering as well as Mental Anguish. You would sue: * The toaster manufacturer, for failure to include, in the instructions

Carlyle Thomas


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

Carlyle Thomas


When a place gets crowded enough to require ID's, social collapse is not far away. It is time to go elsewhere. The best thing about space travel is that it made it possible to go elsewhere.

Carlyle Thomas


It is so stupid of modern civilisation to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it.

Dekker Thomas


"You have been in Afghanistan, I perceive."

Dewar Lord Thomas


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

Dewar Lord Thomas


Persistence in one opinion has never been considered a merit in political leaders.

Dewar Lord Thomas Rober


There is no act of treachery or mean-ness of which a political party is not capable; for in politics there is no honour.

Edison Thomas Alva


It's not a sin not to be Irish, but it is a great shame.

Jefferson Thomas


I went to a Grateful Dead Concert and they played for SEVEN hours. Great song.

Jefferson Thomas


Sometimes a man who deserves to be looked down upon because he is a fool is despised only because he is a lawyer.

Jefferson Thomas


"That's no answer," Job said, "And for someone who's supposed to be omnipotent, let me tell you 'tabernacle' has only one l."

Jefferson Thomas


Our policy is, when in doubt, do the right thing.

Jefferson Thomas


In the space of one hundred and seventy-six years the Mississippi has shortened itself two hundred and forty-two miles. Therefore ... in the Old Silurian Period the Mississippi River was upward of one million three hundred thousand miles long ... se

Jefferson Thomas


Writing about music is like dancing about architecture.

Jefferson Thomas


The chief cause of problems is solutions.

Jefferson Thomas


What!? Me worry?

Jefferson Thomas


Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Jefferson Thomas


The better part of valor is discretion.

Jones Thomas


Work is the crab grass in the lawn of life.

Kempis Thomas `a


For certain people, after fifty, litigation takes the place of sex.

Kempis Thomas `a


The public demands certainties; it must be told definitely and a bit raucously that this is true and that is false. But there are no certainties.

Kopp Thomas J.


Gauls! We have nothing to fear; except perhaps that the sky may fall on our heads tomorrow. But as we all know, tomorrow never comes!!

Lewis Thomas


The intelligence of any discussion diminishes with the square of the number of participants.

Macaulay Thomas


Good-bye. I am leaving because I am bored.

Martin Thomas L.


Nothing succeeds like success.

More Sir Thomas


Sho' they got to have it against the law. Shoot, ever'body git high, they wouldn't be nobody git up and feed the chickens. Hee-hee.

Paine Thomas


If little else, the brain is an educational toy.

Paine Thomas


"Cogito ergo I'm right and you're wrong."

Reed Thomas B.


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

Reid Thomas


I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.

Szasz Thomas


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

Szasz Thomas


The divinity of Jesus is made a convenient cover for absurdity. Nowhere in the Gospels do we find a precept for Creeds, Confessions, Oaths, Doctrines, and whole carloads of other foolish trumpery that we find in Christianity.

Thomas Dylan


The very ink with which all history is written is merely fluid prejudice.

Thomas Dylan


Moneyliness is next to Godliness.

Thomas J. Parnell


Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.

Thomas Marlo


The course of true anything never does run smooth.

Thomas Marlo


There has been a little distress selling on the stock exchange.

Thomas Norman


Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.

Thomas Carlyle


Snakes. Why did it have to be snakes?

Thomas Dave


question = ( to ) ? be : ! be;

Thomas De Quincey


Words have a longer life than deeds.

Thomas De Quincey


Never tell people how to do things. Tell them WHAT to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

Thomas De Quincey


God help those who do not help themselves.

Thomas Jefferson


Who's scruffy-looking?

Thomas King


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

Thomas Macaulay


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

Thomas W. Lamont


We're only in it for the volume.

Tusser Thomas


All the waters of the earth are in the armpit of the Great Frog.

Tusser Thomas


Unless hours were cups of sack, and minutes capons, and clocks the tongues of bawds, and dials the signs of leaping houses, and the blessed sun himself a fair, hot wench in flame-colored taffeta, I see no reason why thou shouldst be so superfluous to

Wolfe Thomas


Look, we trade every day out there with hustlers, deal-makers, shysters, con-men. That's the way businesses get started. That's the way this country was built.

Ybarra Thomas





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