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There is perhaps in every thing of any consequence, secret history, which it would be amusing to know, could we have it authentically communicated.

Attorney General William


America, how can I write a holy litany in your silly mood?

Blake William


Let sleeping dogs lie.

Blake William


Kiss me, Kate, we will be married o' Sunday.

Blake William


There is an old time toast which is golden for its beauty. "When you ascend the hill of prosperity may you not meet a friend."

Blake William


There is no proverb that is not true.

Blake William


It is easier to be a "humanitarian" than to render your own country its proper due; it is easier to be a "patriot" than to make your community a better place to live in; it is easier to be a "civic leader" than to treat your own family with loving un

Buckley William F.


The warning message we sent the Russians was a calculated ambiguity that would be clearly understood.

Buckley William F.


A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.

Burroughs William


A man who cannot seduce men cannot save them either.

Burroughs William S.


It's the opinion of some that crops could be grown on the moon. Which raises the fear that it may not be long before we're paying somebody not to.

Channing William Ellery


Nothing matters very much, and few things matter at all.

Clarence Darrow to William


History shows that the human mind, fed by constant accessions of knowledge, periodically grows too large for its theoretical coverings, and bursts them asunder to appear in new habiliments, as the feeding and growing grub, at intervals, casts its too

Faulkner William


Sherry [Thomas Sheridan] is dull, naturally dull; but it must have taken him a great deal of pains to become what we now see him. Such an excess of stupidity, sir, is not in Nature.

Faulkner William


Awash with unfocused desire, Everett twisted the lobe of his one remaining ear and felt the presence of somebody else behind him, which caused terror to push through his nervous system like a flash flood roaring down the mid-fork of the Feather River

Garrison William Lloyd


There are three reasons for becoming a writer: the first is that you need the money; the second that you have something to say that you think the world should know; the third is that you can't think what to do with the long winter evenings.

Halsey Admiral William


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

Hazlitt William


He who has the courage to laugh is almost as much a master of the world as he who is ready to die.

Hodder-Williams Christopher


I would not like to be a political leader in Russia. They never know when they're being taped.

James William


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

James William


Fay: The British police force used to be run by men of integrity. Truscott: That is a mistake which has been rectified.

LeoGrande William


This is the sort of English up with which I will not put.

Morris William


Christianity might be a good thing if anyone ever tried it.

Orton William


If there is no God, who pops up the next Kleenex?

Penn William


The chief enemy of creativity is "good" sense

Shake William


Why isn't there a special name for the tops of your feet?

Shake William


"You mean, if you allow the master to be uncivil, to treat you any old way he likes, and to insult your dignity, then he may deem you fit to hear his view of things?" "Quite the contrary. You must defend your integrity, assuming you have integrit

Shake William


As flies to wanton boys are we to the gods; they kill us for their sport.

Shake William


There are two kinds of pedestrians... the quick and the dead.

Shake William


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

Shake William


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

Shake William


REPORTER: Senator, are you for or against the MX missile system? SENATOR: Bob, the MX missile system reminds me of an old saying that the country folk in my state like to say. It goes like this: "You can carry a pig for six miles, but if you set i

Shake William


Zounds! I was never so bethumped with words since I first called my brother's father dad.

Shake William


A society in which women are taught anything but the management of a family, the care of men, and the creation of the future generation is a society which is on its way out.

Shake William


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.

Shake William


Imagine what we can imagine!

Shakes William


Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.

Shakes William


When you say that you agree to a thing in principle, you mean that you have not the slightest intention of carrying it out in practice.

Shakesp William


In regards to Oral Roberts' claim that God told him that he would die unless he received $20 million by March, God's lawyers have stated that their client has not spoken with Roberts for several years. Off the record, God has stated that "If I had w

Shakesp William


A little inaccuracy saves a world of explanation.

Shakesp William


[Americans] are a race of convicts and ought to be thankful for anything we allow them short of hanging.

Shakespear William


I have already given two cousins to the war and I stand ready to sacrifice my wife's brother.

Shakespear William


What fools these mortals be.

Shakespear William


He who knows that enough is enough will always have enough.

Shakespear William


American cars are made shoddily... Cars made overseas are far superior.

Shakespear William


You'd better smile when they watch you, smile like you're in control.

Shakespeare William


I stick my neck out for nobody.

Shakespeare William


What on earth would a man do with himself if something did not stand in his way?

Shakespeare William


You probably wouldn't worry about what people think of you if you could know how seldom they do.

Shakespeare William


Having the fewest wants, I am nearest to the gods.

Shakespeare William


The future not being born, my friend, we will abstain from baptizing it.

Shakespeare William


The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence that it is not utterly absurd; indeed, in view of the silliness of the majority of mankind, a widespread belief is more often likely to be foolish than sensible.

Shakespeare William


Capitalism is the extraordinary belief that the nastiest of men, for the nastiest of reasons, will somehow work for the benefit of us all.

Shakespeare William


If Karl, instead of writing a lot about Capital, had made a lot of Capital, it would have been much better.

Shakespeare William


Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.

Shakespeare William


No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.

Shakespeare William


Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt?

Shakespeare William


Liberty don't work as good in practice as it does in speeches.

Shakespeare William


He was a fiddler, and consequently a rogue.

Shakespeare William


Charity begins at home.

Shakespeare William


All wars are civil wars, because all men are brothers ... Each one owes infinitely more to the human race than to the particular country in which he was born.

Shakespeare William


The trouble with being punctual is that nobody's there to appreciate it.

Shakespeare William


Fortune Documents the Great Legal Decisions: We think that we may take judicial notice of the fact that the term "bitch" may imply some feeling of endearment when applied to a female of the canine species but that it is seldom, if ever, so used whe

Shakespeare William


The USA is so enormous, and so numerous are its schools, colleges and religious seminaries, many devoted to special religious beliefs ranging from the unorthodox to the dotty, that we can hardly wonder at its yielding a more bounteous harvest of gobb

White William Allen


A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel.

White William Allen


About the time we think we can make ends meet, somebody moves the ends.

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."

William Gibson


I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forego their use.

William S. Paley


It's our fault. We should have given him better parts.

William Shakespeare


The only reward of virtue is virtue.

William Shakespeare


The rights and interests of the laboring man will be protected and cared for not by our labor agitators, but by the Christian men to whom God in his infinite wisdom has given control of property interests of the country, and upon the successful manag

William Shakespeare


Many a sober Christian would rather admit that a wafer is God than that God is a cruel and capricious tyrant.

William Shakespeare


The control of the production of wealth is the control of human life itself.

William Shakespeare


The plot was designed in a light vein that somehow became varicose.

Williams H.H.


In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes.

Williams Robin


Before you ask more questions, think about whether you really want to know the answers.

Williams Tennessee


The secret of success is sincerity. Once you can fake that, you've got it made.

Williams Robin


One good turn deserves another.

Williamson Ren'e de Visme


Anyone who knows history, particularly the history of Europe, will, I think, recognize that the domination of education or of government by any one particular religious faith is never a happy arrangement for the people.

Williamson Nicol


One man's Mede is another man's Persian.

Williamson Dr. Paul


Trifles make perfection, and perfection is no trifle.

Yeats William Butler





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