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Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.

S. Paige


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

Sabbath Black


Some women should be beaten regularly, like gongs.

Sade Marquis


Sagan Carl


"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

Sagan Carl


A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back the when it begins to rain.

Saint-Exupery Antoine de


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.

Saint-Exupery Antoine de


The only alliance I would make with the Women's Liberation Movement is in bed.

Saint-Exupery Antoine de


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

Saki Tre


If a jury in a criminal trial stays out for more than twenty-four hours, it is certain to vote acquittal, save in those instances where it votes guilty.

Salinger J. D.


The faster I go, the behinder I get.

Salvor Hardin


No evil can happen to a good man.

Samuel Beckett


Don't guess

Samuel Butler


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

Samuel Johnson


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

Samuels Jim


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

Samuels Jim


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

Sandburg Carl


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.

Sandburg Carl


A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Sandburg Carl


"If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he next comes to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination."

Sandra Gotlieb


What soon grows old? Gratitude.

Santayana George


There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Santayana George


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

Santayana George


While there's life, there's hope.

Santayana George


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

Sartre Jean Paul


Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.

Sartre Jean-Paul


Wishing without work is like fishing without bait.

Sartre Jean-Paul


The Least Successful Equal Pay Advertisement In 1976 the European Economic Community pointed out to the Irish Government that it had not yet implemented the agreed sex equality legislation. The Dublin Government immediately advertised for an equal

Satie Erik


Standards are different for all things, so the standard set by man is by no means the only 'certain' standard. If you mistake what is relative for something certain, you have strayed far from the ultimate truth.

Sayle Alexie


Mum's the word.

Sayre Wallace


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

Schaeberle R.


Look ere ye leap.

Schenk R.E.


It is better to have loved and lost

Schiller Friedrich


[District Attorneys] learn in District Attorney School that there are two sure-fire ways to get a lot of favorable publicity: (1) Go down and raid all the lockers in the local high school and confiscate 53 marijuana cigarettes and put them in a

Schlafly Phyllis


The salary of the chief executive of the large corporation is not a market award for achievement. It is frequently in the nature of a warm personal gesture by the individual to himself.

Schmidt


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

Schmidt Dr. Harrison H.


You can observe a lot just by watching.

Schopenhauer


Laws are like sausages. It's better not to see them being made.

Schopenhauer


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

Schrodinger Edwim


Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.

Schultz C.


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

Schulz


Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.

Schulz


At ebb tide I wrote a line upon the sand, and gave it all my heart and all my soul. At flood tide I returned to read what I had inscribed and found my ignorance upon the shore.

Schulz C.


Where there is much light there is also much shadow.

Schulz Charles


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

Schwambach Stephen R.


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.

Schweitzer A.


Bullwinkle: You just leave that to my pal. He's the brains of the outfit. General: What does that make YOU? Bullwinkle: What else? An executive.

Schweitzer Albert


"We maintain that the very foundation of our way of life is what we call free enterprise," said Cash McCall, "but when one of our citizens show enough free enterprise to pile up a little of that profit, we do our best to make him feel that he ought t

Schweitzer Albert


Eggheads unite! You have nothing to lose but your yolks.

Scott


Let's remind ourselves that last year's fresh idea is today's cliche.

Scott Gene


We are what we pretend to be.

Secundus Gaius Plinius


Life is like a 10 speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use.

Seeger Pete


Human resources are human first, and resources second.

Seldon Nick


Every man who has reached even his intellectual teens begins to suspect that life is no farce; that it is not genteel comedy even; that it flowers and fructifies on the contrary out of the profoundest tragic depths of the essential death in which its

Sendak Maurice


To lead people, you must follow behind.

Seneca


Women of genius commonly have masculine faces, figures and manners. In transplanting brains to an alien soil God leaves a little of the original earth clinging to the roots.

Seneca


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

Seneca Lucius Annaeus


I have ways of making money that you know nothing of.

Seneca Lucius Annaeus


It has long been noticed that juries are pitiless for robbery and full of indulgence for infanticide. A question of interest, my dear Sir! The jury is afraid of being robbed and has passed the age when it could be a victim of infanticide.

Seneca Lucius Annaeus


It's very glamorous to raise millions of dollars, until it's time for the venture capitalist to suck your eyeballs out.

Seneca Lucius Annaeus


The road to ruin is always in good repair, and the travellers pay the expense of it.

Serling Rod


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

Sevareid Eric


You may have heard that a dean is to faculty as a hydrant is to a dog.

Sevig Mme De


My father was a creole, his father a Negro, and his father a monkey; my family, it seems, begins where yours left off.

Shake William


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

Shake William


A good scapegoat is hard to find. A guilty conscience is the mother of invention.

Shake William


Nitwit ideas are for emergencies. You use them when you've got nothing else to try. If they work, they go in the Book. Otherwise you follow the Book, which is largely a collection of nitwit ideas that worked.

Shake William


He who writes with no misspelled words has prevented a first suspicion on the limits of his scholarship or, in the social world, of his general education and culture.

Shake William


Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.

Shake William


In the olden days in England, you could be hung for stealing a sheep or a loaf of bread. However, if a sheep stole a loaf of bread and gave it to you, you would only be tried for receiving, a crime punishable by forty lashes with the cat or the dog,

Shake William


Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Shake William


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

Shake William


Call on God, but row away from the rocks.

Shake William


It is Mr. Mellon's credo that $200,000,000 can do no wrong. Our offense consists in doubting it.

Shake William


The trouble with opportunity is that it always comes disguised as hard work.

Shakes William


The lawgiver, of all beings, most owes the law allegiance. He of all men should behave as though the law compelled him. But it is the universal weakness of mankind that what we are given to administer we presently imagine we own.

Shakes William


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

Shakesp William


Why be a man when you can be a success?

Shakesp William


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

Shakesp William


Nothing succeeds like excess.

Shakespea Wm.


There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Shakespear


If there is no wind, row.

Shakespear William


The world is full of people who have never, since childhood, met an open doorway with an open mind.

Shakespear William


I understand why you're confused. You're thinking too much.

Shakespear William


Genius is pain.

Shakespear William


If two wrongs don't make a right, try three.

Shakespear William


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.

Shakespeare


Believe everything you hear about the world; nothing is too impossibly bad.

Shakespeare


A woman takes off her claim to respect along with her garments.

Shakespeare


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

Shakespeare


Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.

Shakespeare


"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

Shakespeare


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

Shakespeare William


A good name lost is seldom regained. When character is gone, all is gone, and one of the richest jewels of life is lost forever.

Shakespeare Wm.


[District Attorneys] learn in District Attorney School that there are two sure-fire ways to get a lot of favorable publicity: (1) Go down and raid all the lockers in the local high school and confiscate 53 marijuana cigarettes and put them in a

Shakespeare Wm.


A violent man will die a violent death.

Shakespeare


I don't have any solution but I certainly admire the problem.

Shakespeare


Nullum magnum ingenium sine mixtura dementiae fuit. [There is no great genius without some touch of madness.]

Shakespeare


Force has no place where there is need of skill.

Shakespeare


"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"

Shakespeare


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

Shakespeare


What excuses stand in your way? How can you eliminate them?

Shakespeare


"There was an interesting development in the CBS-Westmoreland trial: both sides agreed that after the trial, Andy Rooney would be allowed to talk to the jury for three minutes about little things that annoyed him during the trial."

Shakespeare


I need another lawyer like I need another hole in my head.

Shakespeare


What we do not understand we do not possess.

Shakespeare


A beginning is the time for taking the most delicate care that balances are correct.

Shakespeare


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

Shakespeare


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

Shakespeare


You get what you pay for.

Shakespeare


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.

Shakespeare William


The Least Successful Equal Pay Advertisement In 1976 the European Economic Community pointed out to the Irish Government that it had not yet implemented the agreed sex equality legislation. The Dublin Government immediately advertised for an equal

Shakespeare William


The best you get is an even break.

Shakespeare William


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.

Shakespeare William


The first requisite for immortality is death.

Shakespeare William


By protracting life, we do not deduct one jot from the duration of death.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


Trust in Allah, but tie your camel.

Shakespeare William


One man's brain plus one other will produce one half as many ideas as one man would have produced alone. These two plus two more will produce half again as many ideas. These four plus four more begin to represent a creative meeting, and the ratio c

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


The only thing that experience teaches us is that experience teaches us nothing.

Shakespeare William


God help those who do not help themselves.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


Business will be either better or worse.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


For certain people, after fifty, litigation takes the place of sex.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


Many hands make light work.

Shakespeare Wm.


Age before beauty; and pearls before swine.

Shan Wayne


You don't have to think too hard when you talk to teachers.

Shannon Wayne


If we don't survive, we don't do anything else.

Shaw G. B.


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

Shaw G. B.


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

Shaw G.B.


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

Shaw G.B.


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.

Shaw G.B.


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

Shaw G.B.


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

Shaw G.B.


The state of innocence contains the germs of all future sin.

Shaw G.B.


'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.

Shaw G.B.


... but as records of courts and justice are admissible, it can easily be proved that powerful and malevolent magicians once existed and were a scourge to mankind. The evidence (including confession) upon which certain women were convicted of witch

Shaw G.B.


Ninety percent of the time things turn out worse than you thought they would. The other ten percent of the time you had no right to expect that much.

Shaw George Bernard


From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the point that must be reached.

Shaw George Bernard


Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely.

Shaw George Bernard


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

Shaw George Bernard


The college graduate is presented with a sheepskin to cover his intellectual nakedness.

Shaw George Bernard


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

Shaw George Bernard


A full belly makes a dull brain.

Shaw George Bernard


In the long run we are all dead.

Shaw George Bernard


Divorce is a game played by lawyers.

Shaw George Bernard


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

Shaw George Bernard


Once there lived a village of creatures along the bottom of a great crystal river. Each creature in its own manner clung tightly to the twigs and rocks of the river bottom, for clinging was their way of life, and resisting the current what each had

Shaw George Bernard


Whatever it is, I fear Greeks even when they bring gifts.

Shaw G. B.


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

Shaw George Bernard


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

Shaw Pygmali


She cried, and the judge wiped her tears with my checkbook.

Shawn Wally


Remembering is for those who have forgotten.

Shay R.E.


I was part of that strange race of people aptly described as spending their lives doing things they detest to make money they don't want to buy things they don't need to impress people they dislike.

Shelton Richard


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

Shepard Paul


Housework can kill you if done right.

Sheridan


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

Sherlock Holmes


If reporters don't know that truth is plural, they ought to be lawyers.

Sherlock Holmes


Jesus may love you, but I think you're garbage wrapped in skin.

Sherlock Holmes


It was a female that drove me to drink and I didn't even have the kindness to thank her.

Shields Brooke


"Given the choice between accomplishing something and just lying around, I'd rather lie around. No contest."

Shirley


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

Shirley Hazzard


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

Shirley Jackson


There must be more to life than having everything.

Shoaff Edgar A.


Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

Shoales Ian


"I have to convince you, or at least snow you ..."

Sidney


If you wish to be happy for one hour, get drunk. If you wish to be happy for three days, get married. If you wish to be happy for a month, kill your pig and eat it. If you wish to be happy forever, learn to fish.

Sidney Greenstreet


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

Sidney Paternoster


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

Sidney Smith


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

Siegel Corky


There are no accidents whatsoever in the universe.

Siegel


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

Silve James Cabell


I remember when legal used to mean lawful, now it means some kind of loophole.

Simon Paul


God instructs the heart, not by ideas, but by pains and contradictions.

Simpson Bart


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

Sinbad


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

Sinbad


The chief cause of problems is solutions.

Sinclair John


I'm glad I was not born before tea.

Sinclair Lewis


When eating an elephant take one bite at a time.

Skinner B.F.


Walking on water wasn't built in a day.

Sky Patrick


Who goeth a-borrowing goeth a-sorrowing.

Skywalker Luke


No one born with a mouth and a need is "innocent".

Skywalker Luke


All hope abandon, ye who enter here!

Skywalker Luke


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

Skywalker Luke


A woman's a woman until the day she dies, but a man's only a man as long as he can.

Sloan John


If you think nobody cares if you're alive, try missing a couple of car payments.

Smith Alexander


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

Smith Alvy Ray


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.

Smith Evelyn E.


The ratio of literacy to illiteracy is a constant, but nowadays the illiterates can read.

Smith H. Allen


A little bit of rape is good for a man's soul.

Smith J. Winter


Pauca sed matura. [Few but excellent.]

Smith Jonathan Michael


If I could drop dead right now, I'd be the happiest man alive!

Smith Malcolm


Beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.

Smith Mike


(1) Avoid fried meats which angry up the blood. (2) If your stomach antagonizes you, pacify it with cool thoughts. (3) Keep the juices flowing by jangling around gently as you move. (4) Go very lightly on the vices, such as carrying on in society, as

Smith Nancy Banks


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

Smith Red


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

Smith Sydney


The Poems, all three hundred of them, may be summed up in one of their phrases: "Let our thoughts be correct".

Smith Allen


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

Smith Allen


"I don't mind going nowhere as long as it's an interesting path."

Smith v. Moran


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

Smith v. Moran


There is no sin but ignorance.

Smith v. Moran


Why does a hearse horse snicker, hauling a lawyer away?

Smithsonian Maga


The coast was clear.

Smolla Rodney


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?

Smollet Tobias


A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.

Sneyd Doug


Work is the crab grass in the lawn of life.

Snoopy


University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.

Snoopy


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

Snow C. P.


Mirrors should reflect a little before throwing back images.

Snow Carrie


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

Soaper Senator


The real purpose of books is to trap the mind into doing its own thinking.

Soc Michael Levin


Long were the days of pain I have spent within its walls, and long were the nights of aloneness; and who can depart from his pain and his aloneness without regret?

Socrates


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

Socrates


When the ax entered the forest, the trees said, "The handle is one of us!"

Socrates


Faith is under the left nipple.

Solo Han


There are ten or twenty basic truths, and life is the process of discovering them over and over and over.

Solo Han


Turn the other cheek.

Solo Han


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.

Solo Han


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.

Solo Han


When I have one foot in the grave I will tell the truth about women. I shall tell it, jump into my coffin, pull the lid over me, and say, "Do what you like now."

Solo Han


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

Solo Han


Anything is possible on paper.

Solo Han


Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.

Solzhenitsyn Aleksandr I.


Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Solzhenitsyn Aleksandr I.


Ignorance is never out of style. It was in fashion yesterday, it is the rage today, and it will set the pace tomorrow.

Somoza Anastasio


Set the cart before the horse.

Sondheim Stephen


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

Sontag Susan


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

Sontag Susan


Wait for that wisest of all counselors, Time.

Sontag Susan


In my end is my beginning.

Sophocles


Your wig steers the gig.

Sophocles


A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature replaces it with.

Soul Messiah


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

Soul Messiah


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

Southern Terry


Once he had one leg in the White House and the nation trembled under his roars. Now he is a tinpot pope in the Coca-Cola belt and a brother to the forlorn pastors who belabor halfwits in galvanized iron tabernacles behind the railroad yards."

Southern Terry


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

Southern Terry


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

Spartacus


The Worst Car Hire Service When David Schwartz left university in 1972, he set up Rent-a-wreck as a joke. Being a natural prankster, he acquired a fleet of beat-up shabby, wreckages waiting for the scrap heap in California. He put on a cap and lo

Speer Albert


The proof of the pudding is in the eating.

Spider Robinson


If a jury in a criminal trial stays out for more than twenty-four hours, it is certain to vote acquittal, save in those instances where it votes guilty.

Spinoza


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.

Spr Robert D.


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

Spurgeon Charles


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

Stalin Joseph


If while you are in school, there is a shortage of qualified personnel in a particular field, then by the time you graduate with the necessary qualifications, that field's employment market is glutted.

Stalin Joseph


It was the next morning that the armies of Twodor marched east laden with long lances, sharp swords, and death-dealing hangovers. The thousands were led by Arrowroot, who sat limply in his sidesaddle, nursing a whopper. Goodgulf, Gimlet, and the r

Stalin Joseph


Term, holidays, term, holidays, till we leave school, and then work, work, work till we die.

Stalin Joseph


I need another lawyer like I need another hole in my head.

Stallman R.


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

Stamp Sir Josiah


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

Stand


What we wish, that we readily believe.

Stanislaw J. Lem


Philosophy will clip an angel's wings.

Stanislaw J. Lem


L'hazard ne favorise que l'esprit prepare.

Stanislaw Lem


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

Stanislaw Lem


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

Stanley Kelley


Don't go to bed with no price on your head.

Starfighter The Last


A lot of people I know believe in positive thinking, and so do I. I believe everything positively stinks.

Stasheff Christopher


All is well that ends well.

Steinbeck John


Pereant, inquit, qui ante nos nostra dixerunt. [Confound those who have said our remarks before us.] or [May they perish who have expressed our bright ideas before us.]

Steinem Gloria


Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality.

Stekel Wilhelm


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

Stendhal


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

Stephen Leslie


There is no doubt that my lawyer is honest. For example, when he filed his income tax return last year, he declared half of his salary as 'unearned income.'

Stephen Coonts


Nothing endures but change.

Stephen Pile


There is nothing new except what has been forgotten.

Stephen Pile


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

Stern Jerome


In breeding cattle you need one bull for every twenty-five cows, unless the cows are known sluts.

Stevenson Adlai


If truth is beauty, how come no one has their hair done in the library?

Stevenson Adlai


God helps them that help themselves.

Stevenson Adlai


Mental power tended to corrupt, and absolute intelligence tended to corrupt absolutely, until the victim eschewed violence entirely in favor of smart solutions to stupid problems.

Stevenson Adlai


What does education often do? It makes a straight cut ditch of a free meandering brook.

Stevenson Adlai


If you're like most homeowners, you're afraid that many repairs around your home are too difficult to tackle. So, when your furnace explodes, you call in a so-called professional to fix it. The "professional" arrives in a truck with lettering on t

Stevenson Adlai


Littering is dumb.

Stevenson Robert Louis


Drop the vase and it will become a Ming of the past.

Stevenson Robert Louis


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

Stevenson Robert Louis


Save a little money each month and at the end of the year you'll be surprised at how little you have.

Stevenson Robert Louis


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

Stimson Henry


How do you explain school to a higher intelligence?

Stinnett Caskie


All of us should treasure his Oriental wisdom and his preaching of a Zen-like detachment, as exemplified by his constant reminder to clerks, tellers, or others who grew excited by his presence in their banks: "Just lie down on the floor and keep calm

Stolberg Benjamin


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.

Stone I.F.


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

Stone Judge Harold T.


Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.

Stone Judge Harold T.


The early bird who catches the worm works for someone who comes in late and owns the worm farm.

Stone Robert


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

Stone W. Clement


Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 0. integrated 0. management 0. options 1. total 1. organizational 1. flexibility 2. systematized 2. monitored 2. capability 3. parallel 3. reciprocal 3. mobility 4. functional 4. digital 4. programming 5. re

Stoppard Tom


One hundred women are not worth a single testicle.

Stoppard Tom


A lie is an abomination unto the Lord and a very present help in time of trouble.

Storm Johnny


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

Strachey Lionel


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

Strange de Jim


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

Strangers Lovers and Other


Know what I hate most? Rhetorical questions.

Stravinsky


The eye is a menace to clear sight, the ear is a menace to subtle hearing, the mind is a menace to wisdom, every organ of the senses is a menace to its own capacity. ... Fuss, the god of the Southern Ocean, and Fret, the god of the Northern Ocean, h

Sturgeon Theodore


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

Summer Graham


The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.

Sunday Billy


The sunlights differ, but there is only one darkness.

Superchicken


... 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

Surtees R.S.


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

Susan Brownmiller


You have to run as fast as you can just to stay where you are. If you want to get anywhere, you'll have to run much faster.

Swan Paradi


Odets, where is thy sting?

Swayze John Cameron


Another day, another dollar.

Swift Jonathan


If God is One, what is bad?

Swift Jonathan


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

Swift Jonathan


In charity there is no excess.

Sylvan Kayvan


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

Syrus Publilius


Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Syrus Publilius


Where do I find the time for not reading so many books?

Syrus Publilius


We know next to nothing about virtually everything. It is not necessary to know the origin of the universe; it is necessary to want to know. Civilization depends not on any particular knowledge, but on the disposition to crave knowledge.

Syrus Publilius


I hate dying.

Syrus Publilius


If reporters don't know that truth is plural, they ought to be lawyers.

Syrus Publilius


It is sweet to let the mind unbend on occasion.

Syrus Publilius


The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.

Syrus Publilius


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

Syrus Publilius


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."

Syrus Publilius


... "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

Syrus Publilius


Life is too short to be taken seriously.

Syrus Publius


Never buy from a rich salesman.

Szasz Thomas


We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest.

Szasz Thomas


Facts are the enemy of truth.

saying Folk


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

saying Yiddish


Imagine what we can imagine!

sees it constantly





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Wells H.G.

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