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It is only by risking our persons from one hour to another that we live at all. And often enough our faith beforehand in an uncertified result is the only thing that makes the result come true.

B Marion Zimmer


You can tell the ideals of a nation by its advertisements.

Ba Dave


Innovation is hard to schedule.

Baber R.E.


Well, you know, no matter where you go, there you are.

Babson Roger


The more laws and order are made prominent, the more thieves and robbers there will be.

Bacall Lauren


The Bible says that woman was the last thing God made. Evidently He made her on Saturday night. She reveals his fatigue.

Bach J.S.


The past always looks better than it was. It's only pleasant because it isn't here.

Bach Richard


Women are nothing but machines for producing children.

Bacharach Burt


Practice yourself what you preach.

Bacon Francis


You can fool all the people all of the time if the advertising is right and the budget is big enough.

Bacon Francis


The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

Bacon Francis


Everything takes longer, costs more, and is less useful.

Bacon Francis


The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true. It is the chief occupation of mankind.

Bacon Francis


The use of money is all the advantage there is to having money.

Bacon Francis


Life is like a sewer. What you get out of it depends on what you put into it.

Bacon Francis


Yesterday I was a dog. Today I'm a dog. Tomorrow I'll probably still be a dog. Sigh! There's so little hope for advancement.

Bacon Francis


Business will be either better or worse.

Bailey P.J.


If I love you, what business is it of yours?

Baja Dan Jenkins


It is the quality rather than the quantity that matters.

Baker Russell


The idea there was that consumers would bring their broken electronic devices, such as television sets and VCR's, to the destruction centers, where trained personnel would whack them (the devices) with sledgehammers. With their devices thus permanent

Baker Russell


Do not despair of life. You have no doubt force enough to overcome your obstacles. Think of the fox prowling through wood and field in a winter night for something to satisfy his hunger. Notwithstanding cold and hounds and traps, his race survives

Baker Russell


Housework can kill you if done right.

Baker Russell


For every bloke who makes his mark, there's half a dozen waiting to rub it out.

Baldwin James


Don't get mad, get even.

Baldwin Stanley


A woman who is unfaithful deserves to be shot.

Balfour


Superstition, idolatry, and hypocrisy have ample wages, but truth goes a-begging.

Balfour Arthur


In the highest society, as well as in the lowest, woman is merely an instrument of pleasure.

Balliett Whitney


Work is the crab grass in the lawn of life.

Ballou Hosea


Nonsense and beauty have close connections.

Balzac


An office party is not, as is sometimes supposed the Managing Director's chance to kiss the tea-girl. It is the tea-girl's chance to kiss the Managing Director (however bizarre an ambition this may seem to anyone who has seen the Managing Director f

Balzac Honor'e de


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.

Bandits Time


Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

Bankhead Tallulah


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."

Banks Russell


A wise person makes his own decisions, a weak one obeys public opinion.

Banzai Buckaroo


Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

Barber Milt


Our business in life is not to succeed but to continue to fail in high spirits.

Baretta


No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.

Barf Biff


Would that my hand were as swift as my tongue.

Barker Clive


He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.

Barrie J.M.


Goals... Plans... they're fantasies, they're part of a dream world...

Barris Chuck


CF&C stole it, fair and square.

Barry Dave


In case of fire, stand in the hall and shout "Fire!"

Barry Dave


"Every morning, I get up and look through the 'Forbes' list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work"

Barry Dave


If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves.

Barry Dave


It is imperative when flying coach that you restrain any tendency toward the vividly imaginative. For although it may momentarily appear to be the case, it is not at all likely that the cabin is entirely inhabited by crying babies smoking inexpensiv

Barry Dave


If what they've been doing hasn't solved the problem, tell them to do something else.

Barry Dave


The only really good place to buy lumber is at a store where the lumber has already been cut and attached together in the form of furniture, finished, and put inside boxes.

Barry Dave


To generalize is to be an idiot.

Barry Dave


It's easier to take it apart than to put it back together.

Barry Dave


The more the merrier.

Barry Dave


The only problem with seeing too much is that it makes you insane.

Barry Dave


Then a man said: Speak to us of Expectations. He then said: If a man does not see or hear the waters of the Jordan, then he should not taste the pomegranate or ply his wares in an open market. If a man would not labour in the salt and rock quarri

Barry Dave


... "fire" does not matter, "earth" and "air" and "water" do not matter. "I" do not matter. No word matters. But man forgets reality and remembers words. The more words he remembers, the cleverer do his fellows esteem him. He looks upon the great

Barry Dave


Mum's the word.

Barry Dave


Necessity hath no law.

Barry Dave


He has not acquired a fortune; the fortune has acquired him.

Barry Dave


A priest asked: What is Fate, Master? And the Master answered: It is that which gives a beast of burden its reason for existence. It is that which men in former times had to bear upon their backs. It is that which has caused nations to build bywa

Barry Dave


Nothing succeeds like the appearance of success.

Barry Dave


Life is too short to be taken seriously.

Barry Dave


Wishing without work is like fishing without bait.

Barry Dave


I don't have any use for bodyguards, but I do have a specific use for two highly trained certified public accountants.

Barry Dave


Every person, all the events in your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.

Barry Dave


So little time, so little to do.

Barry Dave


Whom the mad would destroy, first they make Gods.

Barry Dave


IF I HAD A MINE SHAFT, I don't think I would just abandon it. There's got to be a better way.

Barry Dave


Among all savage beasts, none is found so harmful as woman.

Barry Dave


Only that in you which is me can hear what I'm saying.

Barry Dave


Yet creeds mean very little, Coth answered the dark god, still speaking almost gently. The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true.

Barry Dave


It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.

Barry Dave


"Hey, Sam, how about a loan?" "Whattaya need?" "Oh, about $500." "Whattaya got for collateral?" "Whattaya need?" "How about an eye?"

Barry Dave


Ask not for whom the Bell tolls, and you will pay only the station-to-station rate.

Barry Dave


I didn't believe in reincarnation in any of my other lives. I don't see why I should have to believe in it in this one.

Barry Dave


American business long ago gave up on demanding that prospective employees be honest and hardworking. It has even stopped hoping for employees who are educated enough that they can tell the difference between the men's room and the women's room with

Barry Dave


"I gained nothing at all from Supreme Enlightenment, and for that very reason it is called Supreme Enlightenment."

Barry Dave


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.

Barry Dave


For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.

Barry Dave


If happiness is in your destiny, you need not be in a hurry.

Barry Dave


The superfluous is very necessary.

Barry Dave


Faith is under the left nipple.

Barry Dave


And tomorrow will be like today, only more so.

Barry Dave


The whole world is a scab. The point is to pick it constructively.

Barry Dave


Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.

Barry Dave


It is sweet to let the mind unbend on occasion.

Barry Dave


You k'n hide de fier, but w'at you gwine do wid de smoke?

Barry Dave


We were so poor we couldn't afford a watchdog. If we heard a noise at night, we'd bark ourselves.

Barry Dave


Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable.

Barry Dave


Scratch the average female and you'll find a purring bundle... at the ready to love and honor, bake a torte and still produce quintuplets.

Barry Dave


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

Baruch B.


"I'm dying," he croaked. "My experiment was a success," the chemist retorted . "You can't really train a beagle," he dogmatized. "That's no beagle, it's a mongrel," she muttered. "The fire is going out," he bellowed. "Bad marksmanship," the h

Battie Bill


Nasrudin returned to his village from the imperial capital, and the villagers gathered around to hear what had passed. "At this time," said Nasrudin, "I only want to say that the King spoke to me." All the villagers but the stupidest ran off to spr

Baudelaire Charles


He who fears the unknown may one day flee from his own backside.

Beal Louise


If a man loses his reverence for any part of life, he will lose his reverence for all of life.

Bear Greg


But the greatest Electrical Pioneer of them all was Thomas Edison, who was a brilliant inventor despite the fact that he had little formal education and lived in New Jersey. Edison's first major invention in 1877, was the phonograph, which could soo

Beard Charles A.


Not to laugh, not to lament, not to curse, but to understand.

Beard Peter


Life sucks, but death doesn't put out at all.

Beaton Cecil


With women, I've got a long bamboo pole with a leather loop on the end of it. I slip the loop around their necks so they can't get away or come too close. Like catching snakes.

Beatty Paul


'Naomi, sex at noon taxes.' I moan. Never odd or even. A man, a plan, a canal, Panama. Madam, I'm Adam. Sit on a potato pan, Otis. Sit on Otis.

Beauvoir Simone de


You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.

Beck Bob


I: The best way to make a silk purse from a sow's ear is to begin with a silk sow. The same is true of money. II: If today were half as good as tomorrow is supposed to be, it would probably be twice as good as yesterday was. III: There are

Becke Samuel


I owe the public nothing.

Beckett


If we could sell our experiences for what they cost us, we would all be millionaires.

Beckett Samuel


Feminists say 60 percent of the country's wealth is in the hands of women. They're letting men hold the other 40 percent because their handbags are full.

Beckett Samuel


A verbal contract isn't worth the paper it's written on.

Beckett Samuel


What one fool can do, another can.

Beckman Roman


Trust in Allah, but tie your camel.

Beeblebrox Zaphod


If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

Beecher Rev. Henry Ward


Look ere ye leap.

Beer Stafford


Necessity has no law.

Behan Brendan


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

Behan Brendan


Words have a longer life than deeds.

Behan Brendan


One good turn asketh another.

Behan Brendan


The individual choice of garnishment of a burger can be an important point to the consumer in this day when individualism is an increasingly important thing to people.

Belloc Hilaire


I BET WHAT HAPPENED was they discovered fire and invented the wheel on the same day. Then that night, they burned the wheel.

Bellow Saul


Here's to women. Would that we could fall into her arms without falling into her hands.

Ben Franklin


"You would do well not to imagine profundity," he said. "Anything that seems of momentous occasion should be dwelt upon as though it were of slight note. Conversely, trivialities must be attended to with the greatest of care. Because death is moment

Benares Camden


The only happiness lies in reason; all the rest of the world is dismal. The highest reason, however, I see in the work of the artist, and he may experience it as such. Happiness lies in the swiftness of feeling and thinking: all the rest of the worl

Benares Camden


When you die, you lose a very important part of your life.

Benchley Robert


Coincidences are spiritual puns.

Benchley Robert


Luck can't last a lifetime, unless you die young.

Benchley Robert


Force has no place where there is need of skill.

Benchley Robert


What does not destroy me, makes me stronger.

Benjami


The tree in which the sap is stagnant remains fruitless.

Benjamin A.


He who despairs over an event is a coward, but he who holds hopes for the human condition is a fool.

Bennett Alan


Man must shape his tools lest they shape him.

Bennett Arnold


He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.

Bennett D.


A man said to the Universe: "Sir, I exist!" "However," replied the Universe, "the fact has not created in me a sense of obligation."

Bennett James Gordon


There is no comfort without pain; thus we define salvation through suffering.

Bennett W.C.


Depend on the rabbit's foot if you will, but remember, it didn't help the rabbit.

Bennett W.C.


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

Bergen Candice


Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time and annoys the pig.

Berle Milton


Remember that there is an outside world to see and enjoy.

Berlioz Hector


Rome was not built in one day.

Berman Edgar


Go away, I'm all right.

Bernanos Georges


Hard reality has a way of cramping your style.

Berner Jeff


Anything that is worth doing has been done frequently. Things hitherto undone should be given, I suspect, a wide berth.

Berquier Edouard


I have seen the future and it is just like the present, only longer.

Berra Yogi


The greatest productive force is human selfishness.

Berra Yogi


Intellect annuls Fate. So far as a man thinks, he is free.

Berryman John


Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is resolute acceptance of death.

Biel Gabriel


A committee is a group that keeps the minutes and loses hours.

Bierce Ambrose


Paradise is exactly like where you are right now ... only much, much better.

Bierce Ambrose


Brahma said: Well, after hearing ten thousand explanations, a fool is no wiser. But an intelligent man needs only two thousand five hundred.

Bierce Ambrose


A journey of a thousand miles starts under one's feet.

Bierce Ambrose


If little green men land in your back yard, hide any little green women you've got in the house.

Bierce Ambrose


He thought of Musashi, the Sword Saint, standing in his garden more than three hundred years ago. "What is the 'Body of a rock'?" he was asked. In answer, Musashi summoned a pupil of his and bid him kill himself by slashing his abdomen with a knife.

Bierce Ambrose


What soon grows old? Gratitude.

Bierce Ambrose


According to my best recollection, I don't remember.

Bierce Ambrose


The first myth of management is that it exists. The second myth of management is that success equals skill.

Bierce Ambrose


There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly.

Bierce Ambrose


Three o'clock in the afternoon is always just a little too late or a little too early for anything you want to do.

Bilbo Baggins


Who goeth a-borrowing goeth a-sorrowing.

Bill Adler


In a hierarchy every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence ... in time every post tends to be occupied by an employee who is incompetent to carry out its duties ... Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their

Bill Cain


Wait for that wisest of all counselors, Time.

Bill Cain


She applies her lipstick in spite of its contents: "greasy rouge, containing crushed and dried insect corpses for coloring, beeswax for stiffness, and olive oil to help it flow - the latter having the unfortunate tendency to go rancid several hours a

Billings Josh


Life is one long struggle in the dark.

Billings Josh


Given a choice between grief and nothing, I'd choose grief.

Billings Josh


Never buy what you do not want because it is cheap; it will be dear to you.

Billings Josh


Money can't buy love, but it improves your bargaining position.

Billings Josh


Neckties strangle clear thinking.

Billings Josh


The cart has no place where a fifth wheel could be used.

Billings Josh


The life which is unexamined is not worth living.

Binder Dr. L.


The meek shall inherit the earth, but *not* its mineral rights.

Binstead Arthur


L'hazard ne favorise que l'esprit prepare.

Bion


The first rule of all intelligent tinkering is to keep all the parts.

Bion


I'd be a poorer man if I'd never seen an eagle fly.

Bion


Sometimes, too long is too long.

Bir Fred Nietzsche The


It is only the man whose intellect is clouded by his sexual impulse that could give the name of the fair sex to that undersized, narrow-shouldered, broad-hipped, and short-legged race.

Bismarck Otto Von


Perfection is reached, not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away.

Bismarck Otto Von


Never tell people how to do things. Tell them WHAT to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

Bismarck Otto von


I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.

Bismarck Otto von


To do two things at once is to do neither.

Bismarck Otto von


The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.

Bismark Otto von


Optimism is the content of small men in high places.

Blair


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

Blake


Imagine what we can imagine!

Blake William


Most general statements are false, including this one.

Blake William


It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we have to do, that makes life blessed.

Blake William


Many hands make light work.

Blake William


Prediction is very difficult, especially of the future.

Blake William


Do not seek death; death will find you. But seek the road which makes death a fulfillment.

Blaylock James P.


There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance salesman?

Blaylock James P.


All the really good ideas I ever had came to me while I was milking a cow.

Blaylock James P.


Just because everything is different doesn't mean anything has changed.

Blaylock James P.


NEW YORK

Blish James


Before he became a hermit, Zarathud was a young Priest, and took great delight in making fools of his opponents in front of his followers. One day Zarathud took his students to a pleasant pasture and there he confronted The Sacred Chao while She

Blore


It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish.

Blore


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

Bo Napoleon


The farther you go, the less you know.

Bo Napoleon


Do not use that foreign word "ideals". We have that excellent native word "lies".

Bob Cary Grant


Nothing will dispel enthusiasm like a small admission fee.

Bob Dylan


Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.

Boffo Mister


The problem with any unwritten law is that you don't know where to go to erase it.

Bogart Humphrey


The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch someone else doing it wrong, without commenting.

Bogart Humphrey


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

Bohr Niels


Si jeunesse savait, si vieillesse pouvait. [If youth but knew, if old age but could.]

Boleyn Anne


If a shameless woman expects to be defiled and then dies of her fierce love because you do not consent, will chastity also be homicide?

Bombeck Erma


The only reward of virtue is virtue.

Bombeck Erma


Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.

Bon John Dillinger on


Live fast, die young, and leave a flat patch of fur on the highway!

Bono Ed De


"Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity is the mother of futile dodges" is much nearer the truth.

Bonzai Buckaroo


The truth is what is; what should be is a dirty lie.

Boorstin Daniel J.


Of all possible committee reactions to any given agenda item, the reaction that will occur is the one which will liberate the greatest amount of hot air.

Boren James H.


Great acts are made up of small deeds.

Borge Victor


All phone calls are obscene.

Bosky Bernadette


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

Bosquet Pierre


The fact that it works is immaterial.

Bossert W.


The most delightful day after the one on which you buy a cottage in the country is the one on which you resell it.

Boswell James


Fortune and love befriend the bold.

Bowie David


The chief cause of problems is solutions.

Bowles Colin


If you do not think about the future, you cannot have one.

Bowles Colin


It's hard to drive at the limit, but it's harder to know where the limits are.

Bradbury Ray


Men of lofty genius when they are doing the least work are most active.

Bradley F.H.


Life is the living you do, Death is the living you don't do.

Bradley General Omar N.


What you don't know won't help you much either.

Bramah Ernest


Adde parvum parvo manus acervus erit. [Add little to little and there will be a big pile.]

Brandeis Justice Louis D.


I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve immortality through not dying.

Brando Marlon


A committee takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom.

Brando Marlon


Save the Whales

Brant Sebastian


Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be first overcome.

Braun Wernher von


An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest.

Brecher K.


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

Brecheux J.


"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

Brecht Bertold


Woman is generally so bad that the difference between a good and a bad woman scarcely exists.

Brecht Bertolt


Instead of loving your enemies, treat your friends a little better.

Brecht Bertolt


The faster I go, the behinder I get.

Brecht Bertolt


Since everything in life is but an experience perfect in being what it is, having nothing to do with good or bad, acceptance or rejection, one may well burst out in laughter.

Brecht Bertolt


A man gazing at the stars is proverbially at the mercy of the puddles in the road.

Brecht Bertolt


It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.

Brecht Bertolt


Even the best of friends cannot attend each other's funeral.

Brecht Bertolt


Age before beauty; and pearls before swine.

Brenan Gerald


Someday, Weederman, we'll look back on all this and laugh... It will probably be one of those deep, eerie ones that slowly builds to a blood-curdling maniacal scream... but still it will be a laugh.

Brescia Albertano of


Real wealth can only increase.

Brian Herbert


The philosopher's treatment of a question is like the treatment of an illness.

Briggs Austen


When a fellow says, "It ain't the money but the principle of the thing," it's the money.

Brilliant Ashleigh


I am a man: nothing human is alien to me.

Brilliant Ashleigh


If you want divine justice, die.

Brilliant Ashleigh


The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

Brilliant Ashleigh


Ain't no right way to do a wrong thing.

Brilliant Ashleigh


One good turn deserves another.

Broder David


Time as he grows old teaches all things.

Brodsky Joseph


Nothing recedes like success.

Brogan Colm


A good reputation is more valuable than money.

Brooks Mel


Who dat who say "who dat" when I say "who dat"?

Brooks Atkinson


Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!

Brooks Mel


The optimum committee has no members.

Brooks Mel


Genius is pain.

Brothers The Blues


The flush toilet is the basis of Western civilization.

Brothers The Blues


I'm always looking for a new idea that will be more productive than its cost.

Broughton Philip


By working faithfully eight hours a day, you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve.

Brow John Mason


Then, gently touching my face, she hesitated for a moment as her incredible eyes poured forth into mine love, joy, pain, tragedy, acceptance, and peace. "'Bye for now," she said warmly.

Brow John Mason


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

Brown Governor Jerry


Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.

Brown Rita Mae


Doubt isn't the opposite of faith; it is an element of faith.

Browning Robert


If men are not afraid to die, it is of no avail to threaten them with death. If men live in constant fear of dying, And if breaking the law means a man will be killed, Who will dare to break the law? There is always an official executioner. If

Bruce Lenny


Money doesn't talk, it swears.

Bruce Lenny


The first requisite for immortality is death.

Bruce Lenny


Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.

Bruce Lenny


Man is the measure of all things.

Bruce Lenny


Lo! Men have become the tool of their tools.

Bruce Lenny


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

Bruce Lenny


Littering is dumb.

Bruce Lenny


Practical people would be more practical if they would take a little more time for dreaming.

Bruce Lenny


If you aren't rich you should always look useful.

Bruce Lenny


Life is the childhood of our immortality.

Bruce Lenny


The trouble with the rat-race is that even if you win, you're still a rat.

Brunner John


Take what you can use and let the rest go by.

Bruyere Jean de la


The day advanced as if to light some work of mine; it was morning, and lo! now it is evening, and nothing memorable is accomplished.

Bry Yul


Don't guess

Bryson Lyman


A continuing flow of paper is sufficient to continue the flow of paper.

Buckley Lord


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

Buckley William F.


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

Buckley William F.


Remembering is for those who have forgotten.

Buddha Gotama


Fill what's empty, empty what's full, scratch where it itches.

Bullwinkle Rocky and


Of all men's miseries, the bitterest is this: to know so much and have control over nothing.

Bullwinkle J. Moose


The only promotion rules I can think of are that a sense of shame is to be avoided at all costs and there is never any reason for a hustler to be less cunning than more virtuous men. Oh yes ... whenever you think you've got something really great, a

Bulwer-Ly Grand Panjandrum


Human resources are human first, and resources second.

Bulwer-Lytton


There is no fool to the old fool.

Bulwer-Lytton


I've got all the money I'll ever need if I die by 4 o'clock.

Bulwer-Lytton


I consider a new device or technology to have been culturally accepted when it has been used to commit a murder.

Bulwer-Lytton


All of the true things I am about to tell you are shameless lies.

Bumstead Dagwood


"What's the use of a good quotation if you can't change it?"

Bungei Shunju


It is ridiculous to call this an industry. This is not. This is rat eat rat, dog eat dog. I'll kill 'em, and I'm going to kill 'em before they kill me. You're talking about the American way of survival of the fittest.

Buren Abigail Van


Happiness is having a scratch for every itch.

Buren Abigail Van


For if there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.

Burgess Anthony


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

Burgess Philip Larkin on Anthony


Take care of the luxuries and the necessities will take care of themselves.

Burke James


The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Burnham Daniel Hudson


As failures go, attempting to recall the past is like trying to grasp the meaning of existence. Both make one feel like a baby clutching at a basketball: one's palms keep sliding off.

Burns George


Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Burns George


Progress might have been all right once, but it's gone on too long.

Burroughs William


God is the tangential point between zero and infinity.

Burroughs William S.


A platitude is simply a truth repeated till people get tired of hearing it.

Burt Lanier Safford III


I know on which side my bread is buttered.

Burton Robert


Set the cart before the horse.

Burton Sir Richard


There must be more to life than having everything.

Burton Sir Richard


I just asked myself... what would John DeLorean do?

Business Risky


When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.

Butler Dave


Men freely believe that what they wish to desire.

Butler Samuel


The executioner is, I hear, very expert, and my neck is very slender.

Butler Samuel


Like, if I'm not for me, then fer shure, like who will be? And if, y'know, if I'm not like fer anyone else, then hey, I mean, what am I? And if not now, like I dunno, maybe like when? And if not Who, then I dunno, maybe like the Rolling Stones?

Butler Samuel


A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Butler Samuel


What we cannot speak about we must pass over in silence.

Butler Samuel


With her body, woman is more sincere than man; but with her mind she lies. And when she lies, she does not believe herself.

Butler Samuel


I love treason but hate a traitor.

Butler Samuel


What one believes to be true either is true or becomes true.

Bux Bastian B.


True to our past we work with an inherited, observed, and accepted vision of personal futility, and of the beauty of the world.

Byrnes James F.


Let sleeping dogs lie.

Bywater T.


Honesty's the best policy.

beach. from the


If a thing's worth doing, it is worth doing badly.

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Sartre Jean-Paul

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