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

D Vine

There is nothing new except what has been forgotten.

D'Hericault Charles

There are no accidents whatsoever in the universe.

Dada Idi Amin

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.

Dada Idi Amin

If at first you don't succeed, you're doing about average.

Dagny Taggart

Human resources are human first, and resources second.

Daley Mayor

An idea is an eye given by God for the seeing of God. Some of these eyes we cannot bear to look out of, we blind them as quickly as possible.

Daley Mayor

Sho' they got to have it against the law. Shoot, ever'body git high, they wouldn't be nobody git up and feed the chickens. Hee-hee.

Daley Richard

My tears stuck in their little ducts, refusing to be jerked.

Dali Salvador

It is through symbols that man consciously or unconsciously lives, works and has his being.

Dam Andries van

You can't run away forever, But there's nothing wrong with getting a good head start.

Dane Franklin K.

"The chain which can be yanked is not the eternal chain."

Dangerfield Rodney

I value kindness to human beings first of all, and kindness to animals. I don't respect the law; I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper, and old men

Danton G.J.

Don't get mad, get even.

Darling Charles

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

Darrow Clarence

The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.

Darrow Clarence

Fain would I climb, yet fear I to fall.

Darrow Clarence

The world wants to be deceived.

Darrow Clarence

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

Darrow Clarence

were found to be wearing neckwear that was tighter than their neck circumference. The visual discrimination of the 22 subjects was evaluated using a critical flicker frequency (CFF) test. Results of the CFF test indicated that tight neckwear signifi

Darrow Clarence

Wishing without work is like fishing without bait.

Darwin Charles

The rights and interests of the laboring man will be protected and cared for not by our labor agitators, but by the Christian men to whom God in his infinite wisdom has given control of property interests of the country, and upon the successful manag

Darwin Porter

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

Dass Baba Ram

Ignorance is the Mother of Devotion.

Dass Baba Ram

Rome was not built in one day.


When you make your mark in the world, watch out for guys with erasers.

Dave Barry

The only certainty is that nothing is certain.

David Bodanis

May you live in uninteresting times.

David Niven

A male gynecologist is like an auto mechanic who has never owned a car.

Davis Evan

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

Davis Evan

A dream will always triumph over reality, once it is given the chance.

Davis Miles

Honesty's the best policy.

Davisson Richard

Pauca sed matura. [Few but excellent.]

Day Clarence

Any philosophy that can be put "in a nutshell" belongs there.

DeBalzac Honore

Never keep up with the Joneses. Drag them down to your level.

DeGaulle Charles

TV is chewing gum for the eyes.

Dead The Grateful

Some men are heterosexual, and some are bisexual, and some men don't think about sex at all... they become lawyers.

Dean James

The mome rath isn't born that could outgrabe me.

Dekker Thomas

They can't stop us... we're on a mission from God!


I love treason but hate a traitor.

Dennett Daniel

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

Derek Bok

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


All hope abandon, ye who enter here!

Descartes Rene

Housework can kill you if done right.

Dewar Lord Thomas

... why should you waste a single moment of *your* life seeming to be something you don't want to be? Lord, that's so simple. If you hate your job, quit it. If your friends are tedious, go out and find new friends. You are queer, you lucky fool, a

Dewar Lord Thomas

"You can't survive by sucking the juice from a wet mitten."

Dewar Lord Thomas Rober

Take your work seriously but never take yourself seriously; and do not take what happens either to yourself or your work seriously.

Dewey John

Marijuana will be legal some day, because the many law students who now smoke pot will someday become congressmen and legalize it in order to protect themselves.

Dick Philip K.

The tree in which the sap is stagnant remains fruitless.

Dickens Charles

[He] took me into his library and showed me his books, of which he had a complete set.

Dickens Charles

There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Dickens Charles

Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths good theatre.

Dickey James

Whenever anyone says, "theoretically," they really mean, "not really."

Dickson Paul

Why be a man when you can be a success?

Dictionary Webster's Unafraid

Who does not trust enough will not be trusted.

Dictum Schumacher's

The course of true anything never does run smooth.

Diefenbaker John

By the middle 1880's, practically all the roads except those in the South, were of the present standard gauge. The southern roads were still five feet between rails. It was decided to change the gauge of all southern roads to standard, in one day

Dillinger John

With Congress, every time they make a joke it's a law; and every time they make a law it's a joke.


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

Disney Walt

Nobody can be exactly like me. Sometimes even I have trouble doing it.

Disney Walt

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

Disra Benjamin

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

Disrael Benjamin

Judges, as a class, display, in the matter of arranging alimony, that reckless generosity which is found only in men who are giving away someone else's cash.

Disraeli Benjamin

The sunlights differ, but there is only one darkness.

Disraeli Benjamin

A game can by God repent or we'll punish it. That's how they did it in Salem in the seventeenth century, and that's how we'll do it now.

Disraeli Benjamin

Some women should be beaten regularly, like gongs.

Disraeli Benjamin

Nonsense and beauty have close connections.

Disraeli Benjamin

If I could reach, I'd never leave the house.

Disraeli Benjamin

God help those who do not help themselves.

Dobbs Waldo D.R.

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

Dobson Austin

In "King Henry VI, Part II," Shakespeare has Dick Butcher suggest to his fellow anti-establishment rabble-rousers, "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." That action may be extreme but a similar sentiment was expressed by Thomas K. Co

Doctor The

Producers seem to be so prejudiced against actors who've had no training. And there's no reason for it. So what if I didn't attend the Royal Academy for twelve years? I'm still a professional trying to be the best actress I can. Why doesn't anyone

Dogtender The Mad

The ideal voice for radio may be defined as showing no substance, no sex, no owner, and a message of importance for every housewife.

Dolph Sharp

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.

Dolph Sharp

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

Donald N. Smith president

Philosophy will clip an angel's wings.

Donatus Aelius

Forgive and forget.

Donleavy J.P.

What an artist dies with me!

Dooley Mr.

"Consequences, Schmonsequences, as long as I'm rich."

Dooley Mr.

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

Dostoyevski F.

The chief enemy of creativity is "good" sense

Doug Larson

There must be more to life than having everything.

Douglas Lord Alfred

Neckties strangle clear thinking.

Douglas Norman

The fact that it works is immaterial.

Douglas Adams

Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.

Douglass Frederick

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.

Douglass Frederick

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

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan

Practice is the best of all instructors.

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan

I just got off the phone with Sonny Barger [President of the Hell's Angels]. He wants me to appear as a character witness for him at his murder trial and said he'd be glad to appear as a character witness on my behalf if I ever needed one. Needless

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan

If there is no wind, row.

Dr. Laurence J. Peter

Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely.

Dreshfield Jerry

Never buy from a rich salesman.

Droz Gustave

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.

Drucker Peter

Please try to limit the amount of "this room doesn't have any bazingas" until you are told that those rooms are "punched out." Once punched out, we have a right to complain about atrocities, missing bazingas, and such.

Dudley Riggs

Love the sea? I dote upon it

Duggan B.

A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.

Duke Raoul

Where there is much light there is also much shadow.


Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.

Dumas Alexander

When eating an elephant take one bite at a time.

Dumas Alexandre

To have died once is enough.

Dunne Finley Peter

It's all right letting yourself go as long as you can let yourself back.

Durant Will

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

Durocher Leo

If I were a grave-digger or even a hangman, there are some people I could work for with a great deal of enjoyment.

Dwight Walter

Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.

Dwight Van de Vate

It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.

Dye W.H. Auden

The intelligence of any discussion diminishes with the square of the number of participants.


No two persons ever read the same book.

Dyke Henry Van

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


Never appeal to a man's "better nature." He may not have one. Invoking his self-interest gives you more leverage.

Dylan Bob

Thou hast seen nothing yet.

Dylan Bob

Two can Live as Cheaply as One for Half as Long.

Dylan Bob

"Hi, I'm Preston A. Mantis, president of Consumers Retail Law Outlet. As you can see by my suit and the fact that I have all these books of equal height on the shelves behind me, I am a trained legal attorney. Do you have a car or a job? Do you ever

Dyson Freeman

The sky is blue so we know where to stop mowing.

de Dave Johnson on

This is the sort of English up with which I will not put.

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