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Certain passages in several laws have always defied interpretation and the most inexplicable must be a matter of opinion. A judge of the Court of Session of Scotland has sent the editors of this book his candidate which reads, "In the Nuts (unground

Kafka F.

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

Kafka Franz

Pilfering Treasury property is paticularly dangerous: big thieves are ruthless in punishing little thieves.

Kahlil Gibran

We can embody the truth, but we cannot know it.

Kahn Alfred

Rotten wood cannot be carved.

Kaiser Henry J.

You can have peace. Or you can have freedom. Don't ever count on having both at once.

Kandel Howard

Hotels are tired of getting ripped off. I checked into a hotel and they had towels from my house.

Kandel Howard

Nothing so needs reforming as other people's habits.

Kant Immanuel

What's a cult? It just means not enough people to make a minority.

Karl Kraus

If you wants to get elected president, you'se got to think up some memoraboble homily so's school kids can be pestered into memorizin' it, even if they don't know what it means.

Karl Menninger

Once is happenstance, Twice is coincidence, Three times is enemy action.

Kasspe Arthur

Why am I so soft in the middle when the rest of my life is so hard?

Kaufman George

If I had done everything I'm credited with, I'd be speaking to you from a laboratory jar at Harvard.

Kaufman George S.

The penalty for laughing in a courtroom is six months in jail; if it were not for this penalty, the jury would never hear the evidence.

Kaufman Stanley

"Earth is a great, big funhouse without the fun."

Kaul Donald

With all the talent around, it's sort of amazing that a woman could be up here with us.

Kaul Donald

All diplomacy is a continuation of war by other means.

Kay Alan

Political history is far too criminal a subject to be a fit thing to teach children.

Kay Alan

Where it is a duty to worship the sun it is pretty sure to be a crime to examine the laws of heat.

Ke John F.

Satire is what closes Saturday night.

Keats John

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.

Kehlog Albran

Most Texans think Hanukkah is some sort of duck call.

Kehlog Albran

You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.

Kehlog Albran

I'll burn my books.

Kehlog Albran

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

Kehlog Albran

Absolutum obsoletum. (If it works, it's out of date.)

Kehlog Albran

Someone did a study of the three most-often-heard phrases in New York City. One is "Hey, taxi." Two is, "What train do I take to get to Bloomingdale's?" And three is, "Don't worry. It's just a flesh wound."

Keillor Garrison

The human race is a race of cowards; and I am not only marching in that procession but carrying a banner.

Keillor Garrison

He knows not how to know who knows not also how to unknow.

Keillor Garrison

A critic is a bundle of biases held loosely together by a sense of taste.

Keller Helen

"The jig's up, Elman." "Which jig?"

Kelly Walt

It looks like it's up to me to save our skins. Get into that garbage chute, flyboy!

Kempis Thomas `a

What an author likes to write most is his signature on the back of a cheque.

Kempis Thomas `a

When a place gets crowded enough to require ID's, social collapse is not far away. It is time to go elsewhere. The best thing about space travel is that it made it possible to go elsewhere.


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.

Kennedy J.F.

Whom the mad would destroy, first they make Gods.

Kennedy J.F.

I am America's child, a spastic slogging on demented limbs drooling I'll trade my PhD for a telephone voice.

Kennedy J.F.

Prisons are built with stones of Law, brothels with bricks of Religion.

Kennedy John F.

There is a road to freedom. Its milestones are Obedience, Endeavor, Honesty, Order, Cleanliness, Sobriety, Truthfulness, Sacrifice, and love of the Fatherland.

Kennedy John F.

How apt the poor are to be proud.

Kennedy John F.

Let's say your wedding ring falls into your toaster, and when you stick your hand in to retrieve it, you suffer Pain and Suffering as well as Mental Anguish. You would sue: * The toaster manufacturer, for failure to include, in the instructions

Kennedy John F.

We are not a loved organization, but we are a respected one.

Kennedy John Fitzgerald

Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organisation of hatreds.

Kennedy John

If there were a school for, say, sheet metal workers, that after three years left its graduates as unprepared for their careers as does law school, it would be closed down in a minute, and no doubt by lawyers.

Kennedy Joseph

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.

Kennedy Joseph P.

A copy of the universe is not what is required of art; one of the damned things is ample.

Kenobi Obi-wan

When a shepherd goes to kill a wolf, and takes his dog along to see the sport, he should take care to avoid mistakes. The dog has certain relationships to the wolf the shepherd may have forgotten.

Kerouac Jack

Is uniformity attainable? Millions of innocent men, women, and children, since the introduction of Christianity, have been burnt, tortured, fined, imprisoned; yet we have not advanced one inch towards uniformity. What has been the effect of coercio

Kerouac Jack

What one fool can do, another can.

Kerr Jean

Fortune Documents the Great Legal Decisions: We think that we may take judicial notice of the fact that the term "bitch" may imply some feeling of endearment when applied to a female of the canine species but that it is seldom, if ever, so used whe

Kesey Ken

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

Kesey Ken

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

Kessler Leo

If you know the answer to a question, don't ask.

Kessler Leo

Extreme fear can neither fight nor fly.

Kessler Leo

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

Keynes John Maynard

Law stands mute in the midst of arms.

Keynes John Maynard

Every young man should have a hobby: learning how to handle money is the best one.

Keynes John Maynard

The reason we need the MX missile system is that the missiles we currently have in the ground are the Minuteman model, which is very old. The Defense Department can't even remember where half of them are. Insects have built nests in them. People hav

Keyser. C.J.

You may my glories and my state dispose, But not my griefs; still am I king of those.

Khrushchev Nikita

Playing an unamplified electric guitar is like strumming on a picnic table.

Kierkegaard S.

A "No" uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a "Yes" merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.

Kierkegaard Soren

To lead people, you must follow behind.

Kierkegaard Soren

The politician is someone who deals in man's problems of adjustment. To ask a politician to lead us is to ask the tail of a dog to lead the dog.

Kiernan P.B.A. President E. J.

"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

Kiner Ralph

Immature poets imitate, mature poets steal.

King Stephen

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


It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.

Kipling Rudyard

If someone had told me I would be Pope one day, I would have studied harder.

Kirk Lisa

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.

Kissinger Henry

The first requisite for immortality is death.

Kissinger Henry

I know not how I came into this, shall I call it a dying life or a living death?

Kissinger Henry

I had another dream the other day about music critics. They were small and rodent-like with padlocked ears, as if they had stepped out of a painting by Goya.

Kissinger Henry

Prediction is very difficult, especially of the future.

Kissinger Henry

Dianetics is a milestone for man comparable to his discovery of fire and superior to his invention of the wheel and the arch.

Kitman Marvin

Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.

Klein Robert

Watch your mouth, kid, or you'll find yourself floating home.

Knapp R.S.

The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and the lightning bug.

Koblas G.S.

The divinity of Jesus is made a convenient cover for absurdity. Nowhere in the Gospels do we find a precept for Creeds, Confessions, Oaths, Doctrines, and whole carloads of other foolish trumpery that we find in Christianity.


Never invest your money in anything that eats or needs repainting.

Kopp Thomas J.

None love the bearer of bad news.

Koran The

Small things make base men proud.

Korda Alexander

Two wrongs don't make a right, but they make a good excuse.

Korda Michael

To defend the Saigon regime is not worth one more human life.

Korner Kenny's

The price of seeking to force our beliefs on others is that someday they might force their beliefs on us.

Krabill W.S.

Plus ,ca change, plus c'est la m^eme chose. [The more things change, the more they remain the same.]

Kraf Peter Kennedy

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

Kraft Foods

Money doesn't talk, it swears.

Kraus Karl

Who can take the demands of the SDS seriously?

Kraus Karl

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

Kraus Karl

The Anglo-Saxon conscience does not prevent the Anglo-Saxon from sinning, it merely prevents him from enjoying his sin.

Kristofferson Kris

Nothing, nothing, nothing, no error, no crime is so absolutely repugnant to God as everything which is official; and why? because the official is so impersonal and therefore the deepest insult which can be offered to a personality.

Krutch Joseph Wood

One hundred women are not worth a single testicle.

Kubrick Stanley

BS: You remind me of a man. B: What man? BS: The man with the power. B: What power? BS: The power of voodoo. B: Voodoo? BS: You do. B: Do what? BS: Remind me of a man. B: What man? BS: The man with the power...

Kubrick Stanley

It's pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both failed.

Kurt Vonnegut

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

Kurt Vonnegut

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