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Genius is pain.

D Vine


Nothing is more admirable than the fortitude with which millionaires tolerate the disadvantages of their wealth.

D'Hericault Charles


The flush toilet is the basis of Western civilization.

Dada Idi Amin


The first Rotarian was the first man to call John the Baptist "Jack."

Dada Idi Amin


Wishing without work is like fishing without bait.

Dagny Taggart


Look before you leap.

Daley Mayor


Whatever occurs from love is always beyond good and evil.

Daley Mayor


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

Daley Richard


Work is the crab grass in the lawn of life.

Dali Salvador


In spite of everything, I still believe that people are good at heart.

Dam Andries van


Nothing is impossible for the man who doesn't have to do it himself.

Dane Franklin K.


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

Dangerfield Rodney


If there is no wind, row.

Danton G.J.


The world is your exercise-book, the pages on which you do your sums. It is not reality, although you can express reality there if you wish. You are also free to write nonsense, or lies, or to tear the pages.

Darling Charles


Just remember, wherever you go, there you are.

Darrow Clarence


If you hype something and it succeeds, you're a genius

Darrow Clarence


Money is truthful. If a man speaks of his honor, make him pay cash.

Darrow Clarence


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

Darrow Clarence


Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.

Darrow Clarence


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

Darrow Clarence


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

Darwin Charles


Force has no place where there is need of skill.

Darwin Porter


There is nothing new except what has been forgotten.

Dass Baba Ram


A dead man cannot bite.

Dass Baba Ram


Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.

Dave


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

Dave Barry


Faith is under the left nipple.

David Bodanis


When the sun shineth, make hay.

David Niven


Necessity has no law.

Davis Evan


Mundus vult decipi decipiatur ergo.

Davis Evan


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.

Davis Miles


Life is one long struggle in the dark.

Davisson Richard


Good salesmen and good repairmen will never go hungry.

Day Clarence


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

DeBalzac Honore


He who has the courage to laugh is almost as much a master of the world as he who is ready to die.

DeGaulle Charles


Money doesn't talk, it swears.

Dead The Grateful


Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!

Dean James


Dekker Thomas


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.

Demosthenes


The farther you go, the less you know.

Dennett Daniel


It is better to have loved and lost

Derek Bok


The time spent on any item of the agenda [of a finance committee] will be in inverse proportion to the sum involved.

Descart


Better late than never.

Descartes Rene


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

Dewar Lord Thomas


"MOKE DAT YIGARETTE"

Dewar Lord Thomas


Odets, where is thy sting?

Dewar Lord Thomas Rober


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

Dewey John


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

Dick Philip K.


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

Dickens Charles


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

Dickens Charles


Never buy from a rich salesman.

Dickens Charles


Maternity pay? Now every Tom, Dick and Harry will get pregnant.

Dickey James


Now, you might ask, "How do I get one of those complete home tool sets for under $4?" An excellent question. Go to one of those really cheap discount stores where they sell plastic furniture in colors visible from the planet Neptune and where they

Dickson Paul


We're all in this alone.

Dictionary Webster's Unafraid


None love the bearer of bad news.

Dictum Schumacher's


The fact that it works is immaterial.

Diefenbaker John


If you want divine justice, die.

Dillinger John


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.

Diogenes


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

Disney Walt


Well, we'll really have a party, but we've gotta post a guard outside.

Disney Walt


The error of youth is to believe that intelligence is a substitute for experience, while the error of age is to believe experience is a substitute for intelligence.

Disra Benjamin


Plumbing is one of the easier of do-it-yourself activities, requiring only a few simple tools and a willingness to stick your arm into a clogged toilet. In fact, you can solve many home plumbing problems, such as annoying faucet drip, merely by tur

Disrael Benjamin


Call on God, but row away from the rocks.

Disraeli Benjamin


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

Disraeli Benjamin


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

Disraeli Benjamin


There has been a little distress selling on the stock exchange.

Disraeli Benjamin


Women are nothing but machines for producing children.

Disraeli Benjamin


The course of true anything never does run smooth.

Disraeli Benjamin


Coincidences are spiritual puns.

Dobbs Waldo D.R.


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Dobson Austin


Happiness is having a scratch for every itch.

Doctor The


God help those who do not help themselves.

Dogtender The Mad


Words have a longer life than deeds.

Dolph Sharp


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

Dolph Sharp


The life which is unexamined is not worth living.

Donald N. Smith president


Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.

Donatus Aelius


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

Donleavy J.P.


There is always something new out of Africa.

Dooley Mr.


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

Dooley Mr.


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

Dostoyevski F.


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

Doug Larson


Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.

Douglas Lord Alfred


It is when I struggle to be brief that I become obscure.

Douglas Norman


Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

Douglas Adams


God helps them that help themselves.

Douglass Frederick


A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.

Douglass Frederick


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

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan


When the English language gets in my way, I walk over it.

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan


Let sleeping dogs lie.

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan


My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Dr. Laurence J. Peter


Lo! Men have become the tool of their tools.

Dreshfield Jerry


Live within your income, even if you have to borrow to do so.

Droz Gustave


Circumstances rule men; men do not rule circumstances.

Drucker Peter


A woman occasionally is quite a serviceable substitute for masturbation. It takes an abundance of imagination, to be sure.

Dudley Riggs


There are two kinds of pedestrians... the quick and the dead.

Duggan B.


Everybody likes a kidder, but nobody lends him money.

Duke Raoul


The best you get is an even break.

Dumas


Only those who leisurely approach that which the masses are busy about can be busy about that which the masses take leisurely.

Dumas Alexander


Nice guys finish last.

Dumas Alexandre


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

Dunne Finley Peter


The means-and-ends moralists, or non-doers, always end up on their ends without any means.

Durant Will


Getting into trouble is easy.

Durocher Leo


Time as he grows old teaches all things.

Dwight Walter


XI: If the Earth could be made to rotate twice as fast, managers would get twice as much done. If the Earth could be made to rotate twenty times as fast, everyone else would get twice as much done since all the managers would fly off. XII: I

Dwight Van de Vate


He that bringeth a present, findeth the door open.

Dye W.H. Auden


Our policy is, when in doubt, do the right thing.

Dyer


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

Dyke Henry Van


What you want, what you're hanging around in the world waiting for, is for something to occur to you.

Dykstra


Non-Determinism is not meant to be reasonable.

Dylan Bob


Misery no longer loves company. Nowadays it insists on it.

Dylan Bob


The truth of a thing is the feel of it, not the think of it.

Dylan Bob


Let me assure you that to us here at First National, you're not just a number. Youre two numbers, a dash, three more numbers, another dash and another number.

Dyson Freeman


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

de Dave Johnson on


Once harm has been done, even a fool understands it.

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