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

V Kurt

As Gen. de Gaulle occassionally acknowledges America to be the daughter of Europe, so I am pleased to come to Yale, the daughter of Harvard.

V Kurt

"Not Hercules could have knock'd out his brains, for he had none."

Vader Darth

If built in great numbers, motels will be used for nothing but illegal purposes.

Valery Paul

Murray and Esther, a middle-aged Jewish couple, are touring Chile. Murray just got a new camera and is constantly snapping pictures. One day, without knowing it, he photographs a top-secret military installation. In an instant, armed troops surroun

Valery Paul

I owe the public nothing.

Values Symbols and

A team effort is a lot of people doing what I say.

Vare Daniele

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

Varro Marcus Terentius

All diplomacy is a continuation of war by other means.

Varro Marcus Terentius

It is a lesson which all history teaches wise men, to put trust in ideas, and not in circumstances.

Vasquez Tiburcio

The confusion of a staff member is measured by the length of his memos.

Vaughan Bill

Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

Vaughn Bill

There is a certain impertinence in allowing oneself to be burned for an opinion.


There are people who find it odd to eat four or five Chinese meals in a row; in China, I often remind them, there are a billion or so people who find nothing odd about it.

Veeck Bill

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

Veeck Bill

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

Vega Lope de

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.

Veiled Minna Antrim

By trying we can easily learn to endure adversity. Another man's, I mean.

Venkman Dr. Peter

Grub first, then ethics.

Vidal Gore

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.

Vidal Gore

... [concerning quotation marks] even if we *___did* quote anybody in this business, it probably would be gibberish.

Vidal Gore

You can get much further with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone.

Vidal Gore

I do not know whether I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or whether I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man.

Vidal Gore

With reasonable men I will reason; with humane men I will plead; but to tyrants I will give no quarter.

Vidal Gore

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

Vidal Gore

For years a secret shame destroyed my peace

VietNam Good Morning

History shows that the human mind, fed by constant accessions of knowledge, periodically grows too large for its theoretical coverings, and bursts them asunder to appear in new habiliments, as the feeding and growing grub, at intervals, casts its too

Villa Pancho

In a hierarchy every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence ... in time every post tends to be occupied by an employee who is incompetent to carry out its duties ... Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their

Vinci Leonardo da

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

Vinci Leonardo da

A committee is a group that keeps the minutes and loses hours.


Prizes are for children.

Virginia Woolf

... indifference is a militant thing ... when it goes away it leaves smoking ruins, where lie citizens bayonetted through the throat. It is not a children's pastime like mere highway robbery.


Zero Mostel: That's it baby! When you got it, flaunt it! Flaunt it!


You have all the characteristics of a popular politician: a horrible voice, bad breeding, and a vulgar manner.


Men's skin is different from women's skin. It is usually bigger, and it has more snakes tattooed on it. Also, if you examine a woman's skin very closely, inch by inch, starting at her shapely ankles, then gently tracing the slender curve of her cal


The smallest worm will turn being trodden on.


An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest.


"I wonder", he said to himself, "what's in a book while it's closed. Oh, I know it's full of letters printed on paper, but all the same, something must be happening, because as soon as I open it, there's a whole story with people I don't know yet


Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.


Your wig steers the gig.


Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected.

Vonnegu Bokonon

It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish.

Vonnegut Kurt

Those who have some means think that the most important thing in the world is love. The poor know that it is money.

Vries Peter de

Love the sea? I dote upon it


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