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All the big corporations depreciate their possessions, and you can, too, provided you use them for business purposes. For example, if you subscribe to the Wall Street Journal, a business-related newspaper, you can deduct the cost of your house, beca

Attorney General William


Well, you know, no matter where you go, there you are.

Blake William


Illusion is the first of all pleasures.

Blake William


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

Blake William


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

Blake William


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

Blake 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

Buckley William F.


I have defined the hundred per cent American as ninety-nine per cent an idiot.

Buckley William F.


Who goeth a-borrowing goeth a-sorrowing.

Burroughs William


An idea is an eye given by God for the seeing of God. Some of these eyes we cannot bear to look out of, we blind them as quickly as possible.

Burroughs William S.


Let us not look back in anger or forward in fear, but around us in awareness.

Channing William Ellery


The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animals. Some of their most esteemed inventions have no other apparent purpose, for example, the dinner party of more than two, the epic poem, and the

Clarence Darrow to William


Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.

Faulkner William


Everyone is in the best seat.

Faulkner William


Practice is the best of all instructors.

Garrison William Lloyd


Nothing so needs reforming as other people's habits.

Halsey Admiral William


The bay-trees in our country are all wither'd And meteors fright the fixed stars of heaven; The pale-faced moon looks bloody on the earth And lean-look'd prophets whisper fearful change. These signs forerun the death or fall of kings.

Hazlitt William


... [concerning quotation marks] even if we *___did* quote anybody in this business, it probably would be gibberish.

Hodder-Williams Christopher


Age before beauty; and pearls before swine.

James William


Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.

James William


The Israelis are the Doberman pinschers of the Middle East. They treat the Arabs like postmen.

LeoGrande William


Don't guess

Morris William


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

Orton William


There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Penn William


Innovation is hard to schedule.

Shake William


Doctors and lawyers must go to school for years and years, often with little sleep and with great sacrifice to their first wives.

Shake William


The chief enemy of creativity is "good" sense

Shake William


We should be careful to get out of an experience only the wisdom that is in it - and stay there, lest we be like the cat that sits down on a hot stove-lid. She will never sit down on a hot stove-lid again - and that is well; but also she will never

Shake William


A good scapegoat is hard to find. A guilty conscience is the mother of invention.

Shake William


Never buy from a rich salesman.

Shake William


Joe Cool always spends the first two weeks at college sailing his frisbee.

Shake William


Alas, how love can trifle with itself!

Shake William


Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Shake William


It's not so hard to lift yourself by your bootstraps once you're off the ground.

Shake William


There are no accidents whatsoever in the universe.

Shake William


We ... make the modern error of dignifying the Individual. We do everything we can to butter him up. We give him a name, assure him that he has certain inalienable rights, educate him, let him pass on his name to his brats and when he dies we give

Shakes William


You don't have to think too hard when you talk to teachers.

Shakes William


Rotten wood cannot be carved.

Shakesp William


Modern art is what happens when painters stop looking at girls and persuade themselves that they have a better idea.

Shakesp William


So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of money?

Shakesp William


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

Shakespear William


Two wrongs are only the beginning.

Shakespear William


Ben, why didn't you tell me?

Shakespear William


If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Shakespear William


A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Shakespear William


Satire is what closes Saturday night.

Shakespeare William


Work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do. Play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do.

Shakespeare William


Honesty's the best policy.

Shakespeare William


Trust in Allah, but tie your camel.

Shakespeare William


I have a very strange feeling about this...

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Shakespeare William


Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.

Shakespeare William


Being a miner, as soon as you're too old and tired and sick and stupid to do your job properly, you have to go, where the very opposite applies with the judges.

Shakespeare William


It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give it up because by that time I was too famous.

Shakespeare William


Hell is empty and all the devils are here.

Shakespeare William


Of all possible committee reactions to any given agenda item, the reaction that will occur is the one which will liberate the greatest amount of hot air.

Shakespeare William


You cannot see the wood for the trees.

Shakespeare William


Mind! I don't mean to say that I know, of my own knowledge, what there is particularly dead about a door-nail. I might have been inclined, myself, to regard a coffin-nail as the deadest piece of ironmongery in the trade. But the wisdom of our ances

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


I am a deeply superficial person.

Shakespeare William


The Least Perceptive Literary Critic The most important critic in our field of study is Lord Halifax. A most individual judge of poetry, he once invited Alexander Pope round to give a public reading of his latest poem. Pope, the leading poet of h

Shakespeare William


Acting is not very hard. The most important things are to be able to laugh and cry. If I have to cry, I think of my sex life. And if I have to laugh, well, I think of my sex life.

White William Allen


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

White William Allen


A critic is a bundle of biases held loosely together by a sense of taste.

William


True to our past we work with an inherited, observed, and accepted vision of personal futility, and of the beauty of the world.

William Gibson


There is nothing wrong with Southern California that a rise in the ocean level wouldn't cure.

William S. Paley


I owe the public nothing.

William Shakespeare


Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

William Shakespeare


The means-and-ends moralists, or non-doers, always end up on their ends without any means.

William Shakespeare


Luck, that's when preparation and opportunity meet.

William Shakespeare


The more laws and order are made prominent, the more thieves and robbers there will be.

William Shakespeare


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

Williams H.H.


Writing is easy; all you do is sit staring at the blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.

Williams Robin


The lawgiver, of all beings, most owes the law allegiance. He of all men should behave as though the law compelled him. But it is the universal weakness of mankind that what we are given to administer we presently imagine we own.

Williams Tennessee


Suffering alone exists, none who suffer; The deed there is, but no doer thereof; Nirvana is, but no one is seeking it; The Path there is, but none who travel it.

Williams Robin


Misery no longer loves company. Nowadays it insists on it.

Williamson Ren'e de Visme


The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch someone else doing it wrong, without commenting.

Williamson Nicol


Traveling through hyperspace isn't like dusting crops, boy.

Williamson Dr. Paul


In Hollywood, if you don't have happiness, you send out for it.

Yeats William Butler





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