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Slaves are generally expected to sing as well as to work ... I did not, when a slave, understand the deep meanings of those rude, and apparently incoherent songs. I was myself within the circle, so that I neither saw nor heard as those without might

Shakespeare 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.

Shakespeare William


The Worst Musical Trio There are few bad musicians who have a chance to give a recital at a famous concert hall while still learning the rudiments of their instrument. This happened about thirty years ago to the son of a Rumanian gentleman who was

Shakespeare William


Work is of two kinds: first, altering the position of matter at or near the earth's surface relative to other matter; second, telling other people to do so.

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


The human animal differs from the lesser primates in his passion for lists of "Ten Best".

Shakespeare William


You may have heard that a dean is to faculty as a hydrant is to a dog.

Shakespeare William


Or you or I must yield up his life to Ahrimanes. I would rather it were you. I should have no hesitation in sacrificing my own life to spare yours, but we take stock next week, and it would not be fair on the company.

Shakespeare William


I've got a very bad feeling about this.

Shakespeare William


Try not to have a good time ... This is supposed to be educational.

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The good Christian should beware of mathematicians and all those who make empty prophecies. The danger already exists that mathematicians have made a covenant with the devil to darken the spirit and confine man in the bonds of Hell.

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When the ax entered the forest, the trees said, "The handle is one of us!"

Shakespeare William


Don't take a nickel, just hand them your business card.

Shakespeare William


Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.

Shakespeare William


The Puritan hated bear-baiting, not because it gave pain to the bear, but because it gave pleasure to the spectators.

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Go ahead... make my day.

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"Ubi non accusator, ibi non judex." (Where there is no police, there is no speed limit.)

Shakespeare William


You can't play your friends like marks, kid.

Shakespeare William


"If we relied conclusively on scientific data for every one of our findings, I'm afraid all of our work would be inconclusive."

William Shakespeare


She ran the gamut of emotions from 'A' to 'B'.

William Shakespeare


"... gentlemen do not read each other's mail."

William Shakespeare


I remember when legal used to mean lawful, now it means some kind of loophole.

William Shakespeare


The truth about a man lies first and foremost in what he hides.

William Shakespeare





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The mirror sees the man as beautiful, the mirror loves the man; another mirror sees the man as frightful and hates him; and it is always the same being who produces the impressions.
Sade Marquis

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