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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

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Littering is dumb.

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The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form.

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You don't have to be nice to people on the way up if you're not planning on coming back down.

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When your work speaks for itself, don't interrupt.

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If the Nazis had television with satellite technology, we'd all be goose-stepping. Americans are just as suggestible.

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Work Hard. Rock Hard. Eat Hard. Sleep Hard. Grow Big. Wear Glasses If You Need 'Em.

Shakespeare William


There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.

Shakespeare Wm.


History is nothing but a collection of fables and useless trifles, cluttered up with a mass of unnecessary figures and proper names.

Shakespeare Wm.


There are no manifestos like cannon and musketry.

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Many a long dispute between divines may thus be abridged: It is so. It is not so. It is so. It is not so.

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Too often I find that the volume of paper expands to fill the available briefcases.

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When you are at Rome live in the Roman style; when you are elsewhere live as they live elsewhere.

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It is bad luck to be superstitious.

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The true way goes over a rope which is not stretched at any great height but just above the ground. It seems more designed to make people stumble than to be walked upon.

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

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The only thing that experience teaches us is that experience teaches us nothing.

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It seems to me that nearly every woman I know wants a man who knows how to love with authority. Women are simple souls who like simple things, and one of the simplest is one of the simplest to give. ... Our family airedale will come clear across t

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He who attacks the fundamentals of the American broadcasting industry attacks democracy itself.

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Imagine me going around with a pot belly. It would mean political ruin.

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Diplomacy is about surviving until the next century. Politics is about surviving until Friday afternoon.

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Death is a spirit leaving a body, sort of like a shell leaving the nut behind.

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No character, however upright, is a match for constantly reiterated attacks, however false.

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The world's great men have not commonly been great scholars, nor its great scholars great men.

Shakespeare William


"If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he next comes to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination."

Shakespeare William


Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.

Shakespeare William


Young men are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and fitter for new projects than for settled business. For the experience of age, in things that fall within the compass of it, directeth them; but in new things, a

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


The only reward of virtue is virtue.

Shakespeare William


It is like saying that for the cause of peace, God and the Devil will have a high-level meeting.

Shakespeare William


The whole earth is in jail and we're plotting this incredible jailbreak.

Shakespeare William


I have had my television aerials removed. It's the moral equivalent of a prostate operation.

Shakespeare William


If you live long enough, you'll see that every victory turns into a defeat.

Shakespeare William


Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth.

Shakespeare William


I have gained this by philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.

Shakespeare William


Thou hast seen nothing yet.

Shakespeare William


Laws are like sausages. It's better not to see them being made.

Shakespeare William


When you are in the middle of a story it isn't a story at all, but only a confusion; a dark roaring, a blindness, a wreckage of shattered glass and splintered wood, like a house in a whirlwind, or else a boat crushed by the icebergs or swept over the

Shakespeare William


"California is proud to be the home of the freeway."

Shakespeare William


I never deny, I never contradict. I sometimes forget.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare Wm.


Just close your eyes, tap your heels together three times, and think to yourself, `There's no place like home.'

William Shakespeare


All the waters of the earth are in the armpit of the Great Frog.

William Shakespeare


I owe the public nothing.

William Shakespeare


The farther you go, the less you know.

William Shakespeare


You know very well that whether you are on page one or page thirty depends on whether [the press] fear you. It is just as simple as that.

William Shakespeare





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