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If we can ever make red tape nutritional, we can feed the world.

Shakespear


Toto, I don't think we're in Kansas anymore.

Shakespear William


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

Shakespear William


An aphorism is never exactly true; it is either a half-truth or one-and-a-half truths.

Shakespear William


"Taxes should hurt. I just mailed my own tax return last night and I am prepared to say `ouch!' as loud as anyone."

Shakespear William


If there is no wind, row.

Shakespear William


If you want to get rich from writing, write the sort of thing that's read by persons who move their lips when the're reading to themselves.

Shakespeare


Alas, I am dying beyond my means.

Shakespeare


To say you got a vote of confidence would be to say you needed a vote of confidence.

Shakespeare


Politicians speak for their parties, and parties never are, never have been, and never will be wrong.

Shakespeare


The longer I am out of office, the more infallible I appear to myself.

Shakespeare


No group of professionals meets except to conspire against the public at large.

Shakespeare


"In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point."

Shakespeare William


General notions are generally wrong.

Shakespeare Wm.


Luck, that's when preparation and opportunity meet.

Shakespeare Wm.


A copy of the universe is not what is required of art; one of the damned things is ample.

Shakespeare


If you have to ask what jazz is, you'll never know.

Shakespeare


Lansdale seized on the idea of using Nixon to build support for the [Vietnamese] elections ... really honest elections, this time. "Oh, sure, honest, yes, that's right," Nixon said, "so long as you win!" With that he winked, drove his elbow into La

Shakespeare


Mental power tended to corrupt, and absolute intelligence tended to corrupt absolutely, until the victim eschewed violence entirely in favor of smart solutions to stupid problems.

Shakespeare


The world wants to be deceived.

Shakespeare


Women are nothing but machines for producing children.

Shakespeare


Inglish Spocken Hier: some mangled translations Sign on a cathedral in Spain: It is forbidden to enter a woman, even a foreigner if dressed as a man. Above the enterance to a Cairo bar: Unaccompanied ladies not admitted unless with husb

Shakespeare


Many enraged psychiatrists are inciting a weary butcher. The butcher is weary and tired because he has cut meat and steak and lamb for hours and weeks. He does not desire to chant about anything with raving psychiatrists, but he sings about his gin

Shakespeare


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.

Shakespeare


He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.

Shakespeare


Any priest or shaman must be presumed guilty until proved innocent.

Shakespeare


Love may laugh at locksmiths, but he has a profound respect for money bags.

Shakespeare


It is dangerous for a national candidate to say things that people might remember.

Shakespeare


I never trust a man unless I've got his pecker in my pocket.

Shakespeare


What a bonanza! An unknown beginner to be directed by Lubitsch, in a script by Wilder and Brackett, and to play with Paramount's two superstars, Gary Cooper and Claudette Colbert, and to be beaten up by both of them!

Shakespeare William


Rebellion lay in his way, and he found it.

Shakespeare William


He played the king as if afraid someone else would play the ace.

Shakespeare William


Nothing succeeds like excess.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection of meaningless words about unintelligible chimeras, then I have no doubt, and I think few people doubt

Shakespeare William


Great acts are made up of small deeds.

Shakespeare William


"Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away".

Shakespeare William


In Marseilles they make half the toilet soap we consume in America, but the Marseillaise only have a vague theoretical idea of its use, which they have obtained from books of travel.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


Those who educate children well are more to be honored than parents, for these only gave life, those the art of living well.

Shakespeare William


Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives us many useful objects such as wickerwork picnic baskets. Imagination without skill gives us modern art.

Shakespeare William


Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.

Shakespeare William


Diplomacy is to do and say, the nastiest thing in the nicest way.

Shakespeare William


My father was a saint, I'm not.

Shakespeare William


Politics makes strange bedfellows, and journalism makes strange politics.

Shakespeare William


... before I could come to any conclusion it occurred to me that my speech or my silence, indeed any action of mine, would be a mere futility. What did it matter what anyone knew or ignored? What did it matter who was manager? One gets sometimes s

Shakespeare William


What does it take for Americans to do great things; to go to the moon, to win wars, to dig canals linking oceans, to build railroads across a continent? In independent thought about this question, Neil Armstrong and I concluded that it takes a coinci

Shakespeare Wm.


The older I grow, the less important the comma becomes. Let the reader catch his own breath.

William Shakespeare


"They make a desert and call it peace."

William Shakespeare


Going into politics is as fatal to a gentleman as going into a bordello is fatal to a virgin.

William Shakespeare


"Not only is God dead, but just try to find a plumber on weekends."

William Shakespeare


We are going to have peace even if we have to fight for it.

William Shakespeare





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