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Women of genius commonly have masculine faces, figures and manners. In transplanting brains to an alien soil God leaves a little of the original earth clinging to the roots.

Ben Franklin


Let sleeping dogs lie.

Franklin Ben


Divorce is a game played by lawyers.

Franklin Ben


If a guru falls in the forest with no one to hear him, was he really a guru at all?

Franklin Ben


What, after all, is a halo? It's only one more thing to keep clean.

Franklin Benjamin


Education is what survives when what has been learnt has been forgotten.

Franklin Benjamin


The 'A' is for content, the 'minus' is for not typing it. Don't ever do this to my eyes again.

Franklin Benjamin


I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.

Franklin Benjamin


They have been at a great feast of languages, and stolen the scraps.

Franklin Benjamin


We lie loudest when we lie to ourselves.

Franklin Benjamin


As to the Adjective: when in doubt, strike it out.

Franklin Benjamin


Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not original and the part that is original is not good.

Franklin Benjamin


She cried, and the judge wiped her tears with my checkbook.

Franklin Benjamin


It's always darkest just before the lights go out.

Franklin Benjamin





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Brisk talkers are usually slow thinkers. There is, indeed, no wild beast more to be dreaded than a communicative man having nothing to communicate. If you are civil to the voluble, they will abuse your patience; if brusque, your character.
Swift Jonathan

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