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By the middle 1880's, practically all the roads except those in the South, were of the present standard gauge. The southern roads were still five feet between rails. It was decided to change the gauge of all southern roads to standard, in one day

Attorney General William


The course of true anything never does run smooth.

Blake William


In charity there is no excess.

Blake William


Everybody likes a kidder, but nobody lends him money.

Blake William


The ideal voice for radio may be defined as showing no substance, no sex, no owner, and a message of importance for every housewife.

Blake William


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."

Blake William


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.

Buckley William F.


You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Buckley William F.


I just asked myself... what would John DeLorean do?

Burroughs William


Sometimes, too long is too long.

Burroughs William S.


There is no fool to the old fool.

Channing William Ellery


Pereant, inquit, qui ante nos nostra dixerunt. [Confound those who have said our remarks before us.] or [May they perish who have expressed our bright ideas before us.]

Clarence Darrow to William


Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket.

Faulkner William


If a fool persists in his folly he shall become wise.

Faulkner William


Credit ... is the only enduring testimonial to man's confidence in man.

Garrison William Lloyd


As failures go, attempting to recall the past is like trying to grasp the meaning of existence. Both make one feel like a baby clutching at a basketball: one's palms keep sliding off.

Halsey Admiral William


Beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.

Hazlitt William


God help those who do not help themselves.

Hodder-Williams Christopher


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.

James William


How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?

James William


The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.

LeoGrande William


If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars.

Morris William


You can fool all the people all of the time if the advertising is right and the budget is big enough.

Orton William


The past always looks better than it was. It's only pleasant because it isn't here.

Penn William


He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.

Shake William


There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Shake William


Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.

Shake William


Forgive and forget.

Shake William


When you make your mark in the world, watch out for guys with erasers.

Shake William


The two most beautiful words in the English language are "Cheque Enclosed."

Shake William


We were so poor we couldn't afford a watchdog. If we heard a noise at night, we'd bark ourselves.

Shake William


All this wheeling and dealing around, why, it isn't for money, it's for fun. Money's just the way we keep score.

Shake William


There are no accidents whatsoever in the universe.

Shake William


The farther you go, the less you know.

Shake William


A priest asked: What is Fate, Master? And the Master answered: It is that which gives a beast of burden its reason for existence. It is that which men in former times had to bear upon their backs. It is that which has caused nations to build bywa

Shake William


A businessman is a hybrid of a dancer and a calculator.

Shakes William


I've got all the money I'll ever need if I die by 4 o'clock.

Shakes William


Call on God, but row away from the rocks.

Shakesp William


You can get much further with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone.

Shakesp William


Even the best of friends cannot attend each other's funeral.

Shakesp William


What you don't know won't help you much either.

Shakespear William


A likely impossibility is always preferable to an unconvincing possibility.

Shakespear William


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

Shakespear William


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

Shakespear William


Men's skin is different from women's skin. It is usually bigger, and it has more snakes tattooed on it. Also, if you examine a woman's skin very closely, inch by inch, starting at her shapely ankles, then gently tracing the slender curve of her cal

Shakespear William


A continuing flow of paper is sufficient to continue the flow of paper.

Shakespeare William


I am a man: nothing human is alien to me.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


Practical people would be more practical if they would take a little more time for dreaming.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

Shakespeare William


To restore a sense of reality, I think Walt Disney should have a Hardluckland.

Shakespeare William


In the long run we are all dead.

Shakespeare William


Life is like a 10 speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use.

Shakespeare William


A snake lurks in the grass.

Shakespeare William


What one fool can do, another can.

Shakespeare William


A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Shakespeare William


Better tried by twelve than carried by six.

Shakespeare William


Life is the living you do, Death is the living you don't do.

Shakespeare William


Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

Shakespeare William


In every hierarchy the cream rises until it sours.

Shakespeare William


I just need enough to tide me over until I need more.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


It is through symbols that man consciously or unconsciously lives, works and has his being.

White William Allen


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

White William Allen


The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

William


What we need in this country, instead of Daylight Savings Time, which nobody really understands anyway, is a new concept called Weekday Morning Time, whereby at 7 a.m. every weekday we go into a space-launch-style "hold" for two to three hours, durin

William Gibson


We are what we pretend to be.

William S. Paley


A memorandum is written not to inform the reader, but to protect the writer.

William Shakespeare


You have all eternity to be cautious in when you're dead.

William Shakespeare


Those who do things in a noble spirit of self-sacrifice are to be avoided at all costs.

William Shakespeare


I BET WHAT HAPPENED was they discovered fire and invented the wheel on the same day. Then that night, they burned the wheel.

William Shakespeare


What does not destroy me, makes me stronger.

William Shakespeare


To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Williams H.H.


A little bit of rape is good for a man's soul.

Williams Robin


There are many of us in this old world of ours who hold that things break about even for all of us. I have observed, for example, that we all get about the same amount of ice. The rich get it in the summer and the poor get it in the winter.

Williams Tennessee


Adde parvum parvo manus acervus erit. [Add little to little and there will be a big pile.]

Williams Robin


The faster I go, the behinder I get.

Williamson Ren'e de Visme


She applies her lipstick in spite of its contents: "greasy rouge, containing crushed and dried insect corpses for coloring, beeswax for stiffness, and olive oil to help it flow - the latter having the unfortunate tendency to go rancid several hours a

Williamson Nicol


The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.

Williamson Dr. Paul


Money can't buy love, but it improves your bargaining position.

Yeats William Butler





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