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Mum's the word.


Fain would I climb, yet fear I to fall.

Raleigh Sir Walter

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

Rand Ayn

The price of success in philosophy is triviality.

Rand Ayn

Remembering is for those who have forgotten.

Randall Stanley J.

God gave man two ears and one tongue so that we listen twice as much as we speak.

Rankin Jeannette

Better late than never.

Ransford Chicago Reader

Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.

Ray Bob &

Chapter 1 The story so far: In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.

Ray Kroc

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

Ray Kroc Founder

Exceptions prove the rule, and wreck the budget.

Raymond F. J.

All the big corporations depreciate their possessions, and you can, too, provided you use them for business purposes. For example, if you subscribe to the Wall Street Journal, a business-related newspaper, you can deduct the cost of your house, beca

Raymond Aron

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

Reagan Ronald

Ninety percent of everything is crap.

Reagan Ronald

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

Reagan Ronald

I paid a visit to my local precinct in Greenwich Village and asked a sergeant to show me some rape statistics. He politely obliged. That month there had been thirty-five rape complaints, an advance of ten over the same month for the previous year.

Reagan Ronald

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

Reagan Ronald

Just remember, wherever you go, there you are.

Reagan Ronald

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

Reagan Ronald

Well begun is half done.

Reagan Ronald

Practice yourself what you preach.

Reagan Ronald

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

Reagan Ronald

Those who do things in a noble spirit of self-sacrifice are to be avoided at all costs.

Reed Rex

The proof of the pudding is in the eating.

Reed Rex

Some women should be beaten regularly, like gongs.

Reed Thomas B.

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

Regan Gerald

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

Reich Wilhelm

We have nowhere else to go... this is all we have.

Reid Thomas

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

Remarque Erich Maria

It is bad luck to be superstitious.

Report The Kidner

"Cogito ergo I'm right and you're wrong."

Reuss Fred

What one fool can do, another can.

Rich Rosen

To add insult to injury.

Richard Little

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


A good reputation is more valuable than money.


The adjective is the banana peel of the parts of speech.

Richard Bach

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

Richard Bach

Age before beauty; and pearls before swine.

Richard Bach

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

Richard Bach

God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through.

Richard Henry Dama

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

Richler Mordecai

None love the bearer of bad news.

Ringer Robert J.

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

Rizzo Mayor Frank

Indeed, the first noble truth of Buddhism, usually translated as `all life is suffering,' is more accurately rendered `life is filled with a sense of pervasive unsatisfactoriness.'

Robbins Tom

When properly administered, vacations do not diminish productivity: for every week you're away and get nothing done, there's another when your boss is away and you get twice as much done.

Robbins Tom

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

Robbins Tom

Lookie, lookie, here comes cookie...

Robbins Tom

Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.

Robbins Tom

Think sideways!

Robert Frost

It is wise to keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final.

Robert Oppenheimer

If you want to know what god thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to.

Robert Pante

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

Robert Preston

What we wish, that we readily believe.

Robertson Davies

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

Robertson. D.W.

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


God help those who do not help themselves.

Rochefou La

Language is a virus from another planet.

Rochefoucauld La

Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.

Rochefoucauld La

A snake lurks in the grass.

Rochefoucauld La

Call on God, but row away from the rocks.

Rockefeller David

All this wheeling and dealing around, why, it isn't for money, it's for fun. Money's just the way we keep score.

Rockefeller John D.

The optimist thinks that this is the best of all possible worlds, and the pessimist knows it.

Rockwell George Lincoln

Honesty's the best policy.

Roger Zelazny

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

Roger Zelazny

"We're not talking about the same thing," he said. "For you the world is weird because if you're not bored with it you're at odds with it. For me the world is weird because it is stupendous, awesome, mysterious, unfathomable; my interest has been to

Roger Zelazny

Illusion is the first of all pleasures.

Rogers The Best of Will

Human resources are human first, and resources second.

Rogers The Best of Will

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.

Rogers The Best of Will

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

Rogers The Best of Will

If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Rogers The Best of Will

The final delusion is the belief that one has lost all delusions.

Rogers The Best of Will

What!? Me worry?

Rogers The Best of Will

Death is life's way of telling you you've been fired.

Rogers The Best of Will

The `loner' may be respected, but he is always resented by his colleagues, for he seems to be passing a critical judgment on them, when he may be simply making a limiting statement about himself.

Rogers Will

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

Rogers Will

To err is human, to repent, divine, to persist, devilish.

Rogers Will

[Maturity consists in the discovery that] there comes a critical moment where everything is reversed, after which the point becomes to understand more and more that there is something which cannot be understood.

Rogers Will

The longest part of the journey is said to be the passing of the gate.

Rogers Will

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

Rogers Will

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

Rogers Will

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

Rogers Will

The coast was clear.

Rogers Will

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

Rogers Will

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

Rogers Will

The race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, but that's the way to bet.

Rogers Will

Imagine what we can imagine!

Rogers Will

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

Rom Prof.

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

Rona Vincent J. Fuller

A society in which women are taught anything but the management of a family, the care of men, and the creation of the future generation is a society which is on its way out.

Rona Vincent J. Fuller

There is no cure for birth and death other than to enjoy the interval.

Ronald Brady

It is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.

Ronald Knox

Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.

Ronald Reagan

Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely.

Roosevelt Eleanor

The term "fire" brings up visions of violence and mayhem and the ugly scene of shooting employees who make mistakes. We will now refer to this process as "deleting" an employee (much as a file is deleted from a disk). The employee is simply there o

Roosevelt Eleanor

If the ends don't justify the means, then what does?

Roosevelt Franklin D.

All men know the utility of useful things; but they do not know the utility of futility.

Roosevelt Franklin D.

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

Roosevelt Franklin Delano

The problem that we thought was a problem was, indeed, a problem, but not the problem we thought was the problem.

Roosevelt Teddy

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

Roosevelt Theodore

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

Roosevelt Theodore

No small art is it to sleep: it is necessary for that purpose to keep awake all day.

Rose Billy

So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of money?

Rossetti Christina

Mankind is poised midway between the gods and the beasts.

Roth D.L.

Time as he grows old teaches all things.

Rouchefoucauld La

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

Rouchefoucauld La

"No job too big; no fee too big!"

Roy L. Ash

Progress was all right. Only it went on too long.

Royal Darrell

Flame on!

Royko Mike

We're all in this alone.

Rubinstein Arthur

Some people say a front-engine car handles best. Some people say a rear-engine car handles best. I say a rented car handles best.

Rudner Rita

In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes.


The first requisite for immortality is death.

Rukeyser Muriel

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

Runyon Damon

"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

Rusk Dean

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

Russel Baker

We have lingered long enough on the shores of the Cosmic Ocean.

Russell Bertrand

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

Russell Bertrand

Real wealth can only increase.

Russell Bertrand

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

Russell Bertrand

In the long run we are all dead.

Russell Bertrand

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

Russell Baker

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

Russell Bertrand

Your wig steers the gig.

Russell Hoban

To have died once is enough.

Ryan Tom K.

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

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