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There is always something new out of Africa.

V Kurt

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.

V Kurt

If you don't have a nasty obituary you probably didn't matter.

Vader Darth

You can't expect a boy to be vicious till he's been to a good school.

Valery Paul

War is like love, it always finds a way.

Valery Paul

The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.

Values Symbols and

Genius is pain.

Vare Daniele

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.

Varro Marcus Terentius

I do not patronize poor, ill educated, or disenfranchised people by exempting them from the same critical examination I feel free to direct toward the rest of society, however much I might champion the same minority or disadvantaged group in the foru

Varro Marcus Terentius

There is no character, howsoever good and fine, but it can be destroyed by ridicule, howsoever poor and witless. Observe the ass, for instance: his character is about perfect, he is the choicest spirit among all the humbler animals, yet see what rid

Vasquez Tiburcio

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.

Vaughan Bill

Maybe ain't ain't so correct, but I notice that lots of folks who ain't using ain't ain't eatin' well.

Vaughn Bill

I can write better than anybody who can write faster, and I can write faster than anybody who can write better.


"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

Veeck Bill

Unknown person(s) stole the American flag from its pole in Etra Park sometime between 3pm Jan 17 and 11:30 am Jan 20. The flag is described as red, white and blue, having 50 stars and was valued at $40.

Veeck Bill

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

Vega Lope de

After the ground war began, captured Iraqi soldiers said any of them caught by superiors wearing a white T-shirt would be executed because of the ease with which the shirts could be used as surrender flags. Some Iraqi soldiers carried bleach with th

Veiled Minna Antrim

In the space of one hundred and seventy-six years the Mississippi has shortened itself two hundred and forty-two miles. Therefore ... in the Old Silurian Period the Mississippi River was upward of one million three hundred thousand miles long ... se

Venkman Dr. Peter

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

Vidal Gore

Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.

Vidal Gore

Lay on, MacDuff, and curs'd be him who first cries, "Hold, enough!".

Vidal Gore

The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch someone else doing it wrong, without commenting.

Vidal Gore

Force has no place where there is need of skill.

Vidal Gore

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

Vidal Gore

Fay: The British police force used to be run by men of integrity. Truscott: That is a mistake which has been rectified.

Vidal Gore

The good Christian should beware of mathematicians and all those who make empty prophecies. The danger already exists that mathematicians have made a covenant with the devil to darken the spirit and confine man in the bonds of Hell.

VietNam Good Morning

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

Villa Pancho

Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game and dumb enough to think it's important.

Vinci Leonardo da

If you mess with a thing long enough, it'll break.

Vinci Leonardo da

The knowledge that makes us cherish innocence makes innocence unattainable.


Well begun is half done.

Virginia Woolf

I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forego their use.


Visits always give pleasure: if not on arrival, then on the departure.


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


A diplomat's life consists of three things: protocol, Geritol, and alcohol.


The 'A' is for content, the 'minus' is for not typing it. Don't ever do this to my eyes again.


Well, he thought, since neither Aristotelian Logic nor the disciplines of Science seemed to offer much hope, it's time to go beyond them... Drawing a few deep even breaths, he entered a mental state practiced only by Masters of the Universal Way of


Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.


When you are in the middle of a story it isn't a story at all, but only a confusion; a dark roaring, a blindness, a wreckage of shattered glass and splintered wood, like a house in a whirlwind, or else a boat crushed by the icebergs or swept over the


The problem with me is that I am fifty or one hundred years ahead of my time. My speed is very fast. Some ministers have had to drop out of my government because they could not keep up.


It seemed the world was divided into good and bad people. The good ones slept better... while the bad ones seemed to enjoy the waking hours much more.

Vonnegu Bokonon

America is a large, friendly dog in a very small room. Every time it wags its tail, it knocks over a chair.

Vonnegut Kurt

There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Vries Peter de

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


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