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Nice guys finish last.

W Smile

I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve immortality through not dying.

W. Leo Rosten on

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

Wa Cleon Thucydides

Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.

Wa Wanda

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

Wade Harry V.

A violent man will die a violent death.

Wagner Jane

The great question that has never been answered and which I have not yet been able to answer despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul is: WHAT DOES A WOMAN WANT?

Wagner Lichty &

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

Wagner Michael J.

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

Walinsky Adam

I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.

Walker Stanley

Non-Determinism is not meant to be reasonable.

Wallace George

"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."

Wallace George

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

Wallach. Carole

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.


It seems to me that nearly every woman I know wants a man who knows how to love with authority. Women are simple souls who like simple things, and one of the simplest is one of the simplest to give. ... Our family airedale will come clear across t

War Oliver

Every man thinks God is on his side. The rich and powerful know that he is.

Ward A.

Know what I hate most? Rhetorical questions.

Ward Artemus

A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Ward Jay

Nothing matters very much, and few things matter at all.

Warhol Andy

You can always pick up your needle and move to another groove.

Warhol Andy

Fain would I climb, yet fear I to fall.

Warhol Andy

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

Warner Jack

Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.

Washington Booker T.

The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.

Washington George

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


Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely.

Watts Alan

Anything is possible on paper.

Wau Evelyn

Set the cart before the horse.

Way Glaser and

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


A woman who is guided by the head and not by the heart is a social pestilence: she has all the defects of the passionate and affectionate woman, with none of her compensations; she is without pity, without love, without virtue, without sex.

Weaver Ken

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

Webber Dean

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

Webster Daniel

This is an especially good time for you vacationers who plan to fly, because the Reagan administration, as part of the same policy under which it recently sold Yellowstone National Park to Wayne Newton, has "deregulated" the airline industry. What t

Weil Joseph

We're living in a golden age. All you need is gold.

Weiler A.H.

The only really good place to buy lumber is at a store where the lumber has already been cut and attached together in the form of furniture, finished, and put inside boxes.

Weinberg Darrin

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


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

Wellington The Duke of

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

Wellington Duke

There is no fool to the old fool.

Wells Carolyn

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

Wells H.G.

Getting into trouble is easy.

Wells H.G.

A commune is where people join together to share their lack of wealth.

Wells H.G.

The more the merrier.

Wells H.G.

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

Wells H.G.

If you are shooting under 80 you are neglecting your business; over 80 you are neglecting your golf.

Wells J. Wellington

In case of fire, stand in the hall and shout "Fire!"

Wells J. Wellington

No good deed goes unpunished.

Wells H.G.

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

West Mae

Never appeal to a man's "better nature." He may not have one. Invoking his self-interest gives you more leverage.

West Mae

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

West Rebecca

Call on God, but row away from the rocks.

Whalen Philip

It is only the man whose intellect is clouded by his sexual impulse that could give the name of the fair sex to that undersized, narrow-shouldered, broad-hipped, and short-legged race.

Wheeler Harvey

The cart has no place where a fifth wheel could be used.

White E. B.

Three o'clock in the afternoon is always just a little too late or a little too early for anything you want to do.

White E.B.

Things are more like they are today than they ever were before.

White E.B.

Many hands make light work.

White Paul

Life is the living you do, Death is the living you don't do.

White T.H.

Competitive fury is not always anger. It is the true missionary's courage and zeal in facing the possibility that one's best may not be enough.

White T.H.

Remember that there is an outside world to see and enjoy.

White William Allen

Trust in Allah, but tie your camel.

White William Allen

To have died once is enough.

White Katherine

Practice yourself what you preach.

Whitehead A.N.

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.

Whitehead Alfred North

He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.

Whitehead Alfred North

How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?

Whitehorn Katharine

"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

Who Dr.

If a man has a strong faith he can indulge in the luxury of skepticism.

Whorfin Lord John

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

Wicker Tom

I didn't believe in reincarnation in any of my other lives. I don't see why I should have to believe in it in this one.

Wicker Tom

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.

Wicker Tom

If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars.

Wier Bob

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

Wiggam Alfred E.

I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.

Wilde Oscar

If at first you don't succeed, you're doing about average.

Wilde Oscar

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.

Wilde Oscar

Optimism is the content of small men in high places.

Wilde Oscar

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.

Wilde Oscar

The time spent on any item of the agenda [of a finance committee] will be in inverse proportion to the sum involved.

Wilde Oscar

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Wilde Oscar

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

Wilde Oscar

One man's Mede is another man's Persian.

Wilde Oscar

Sometimes a man who deserves to be looked down upon because he is a fool is despised only because he is a lawyer.

Wilde Oscar

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

Wilde Oscar

Whatever occurs from love is always beyond good and evil.

Wilde Oscar

Without adventure, civilization is in full decay.

Wilde Oscar

It's always darkest just before the lights go out.

Wilde Oscar

Superstition, idolatry, and hypocrisy have ample wages, but truth goes a-begging.

Wilde Oscar

You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.

Wilde Oscar

Being a miner, as soon as you're too old and tired and sick and stupid to do your job properly, you have to go, where the very opposite applies with the judges.

Wilde Oscar

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.'

Wilde Oscar

Some men are heterosexual, and some are bisexual, and some men don't think about sex at all... they become lawyers.

Wilde Oscar

Don't tell me how hard you work. Tell me how much you get done.

Wilde Oscar

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

Wilde Oscar

It is bad luck to be superstitious.

Wilde Oscar

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

Wilde Oscar

A little inaccuracy saves a world of explanation.

Wilde Oscar

The truth is rarely pure, and never simple.

Wilde Oscar

It is sweet to let the mind unbend on occasion.

Wilde Oscar

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

Wilde Oscar

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

Wilde Oscar

Pity the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.

Wilde Oscar

God help those who do not help themselves.

Wilde Oscar

If we see the light at the end of the tunnel, it's the light of an oncoming train.

Wilde Oscar

"The chain which can be yanked is not the eternal chain."

Wilde Oscar

What we wish, that we readily believe.

Wilde Oscar

Destiny is a good thing to accept when it's going your way. When it isn't, don't call it destiny; call it injustice, treachery, or simple bad luck.

Wilde Oscar

"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

Wilde Oscar

Wilde Oscar

About the time we think we can make ends meet, somebody moves the ends.

Wilde Oscar

No man is an Iland, intire of it selfe; every man is a peece of the Continent, a part of the maine; if a Clod bee washed away by the Sea, Europe is the lesse, as well as if a Promontorie were, as well as if a Mannor of thy friends or of thine owne we

Wilder Billy

It's not so hard to lift yourself by your bootstraps once you're off the ground.

Wilder Billy

Live fast, die young, and leave a flat patch of fur on the highway!

Will George

A verbal contract isn't worth the paper it's written on.

Will George

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

Willard F. Libby

"Well," Brahma said, "even after ten thousand explanations, a fool is no wiser, but an intelligent man requires only two thousand five hundred."


Try not to have a good time ... This is supposed to be educational.

William Gibson

A man is known by the company he organizes.

William S. Paley

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

William Shakespeare

per year.

William Shakespeare

A businessman is a hybrid of a dancer and a calculator.

William Shakespeare

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be first overcome.

William Shakespeare

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

William Shakespeare

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

Williams H.H.

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

Williams Robin

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

Williams Tennessee

The true way goes over a rope which is not stretched at any great height but just above the ground. It seems more designed to make people stumble than to be walked upon.

Williams Robin


Williamson Ren'e de Visme

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."

Williamson Nicol

Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality.

Williamson Dr. Paul

When eating an elephant take one bite at a time.

Willie Sutton

"Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity is the mother of futile dodges" is much nearer the truth.

Wills Derek

To every Ph.D. there is an equal and opposite Ph.D.

Wilson Earl

Littering is dumb.

Wilson Earl

Two can Live as Cheaply as One for Half as Long.

Wilson Edmund

I just asked myself... what would John DeLorean do?

Wilson Woodrow

Competence, like truth, beauty, and contact lenses, is in the eye of the beholder.

Wilson Robert

Better late than never.

Win Sir

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Winch Marty

Faith is under the left nipple.

Winchell Walter

The Worst Jury A murder trial at Manitoba in February 1978 was well advanced, when one juror revealed that he was completely deaf and did not have the remotest clue what was happening. The judge, Mr. Justice Solomon, asked him if he had heard any


If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.

Winkle R.V.

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


If a man stay away from his wife for seven years, the law presumes the separation to have killed him; yet according to our daily experience, it might well prolong his life.


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

Winters George

Men are superior to women.

Winters Shelley

The Law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich, as well as the poor, to sleep under the bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.


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


"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


Certainly the game is rigged. Don't let that stop you; if you don't bet, you can't win.

Wo Sir Henry

A likely impossibility is always preferable to an unconvincing possibility.

Wodehouse Sean O'Casey on P.G.

Every person, all the events in your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.

Wolfe Nero

I value kindness to human beings first of all, and kindness to animals. I don't respect the law; I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper, and old men

Wolfe Nero

When alerted to an intrusion by tinkling glass or otherwise, 1) Calm yourself 2) Identify the intruder 3) If hostile, kill him. Step number 3 is of particular importance. If you leave the guy alive out of misguided softheartedness, he will repay y

Wolfe Thomas

Things are not always what they seem.

Wolfe Gene

Two heads are better than one.

Wolfe Nero

After his Ignoble Disgrace, Satan was being expelled from Heaven. As he passed through the Gates, he paused a moment in thought, and turned to God and said, "A new creature called Man, I hear, is soon to be created." "This is true," He replied.

Wood Grant

To lead people, you must follow behind.

Woody Allen

If I cannot bend Heaven, I shall move Hell.

Woody Allen

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

Woody Allen

The Worst Jury A murder trial at Manitoba in February 1978 was well advanced, when one juror revealed that he was completely deaf and did not have the remotest clue what was happening. The judge, Mr. Justice Solomon, asked him if he had heard any


I hate quotations.

Wright Frank Lloyd

If I were a grave-digger or even a hangman, there are some people I could work for with a great deal of enjoyment.

Wright Frank Lloyd

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

Wright Frank Lloyd

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

Wurster Hall

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