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O, it is excellent To have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous To use it like a giant.

Adams John

If it doesn't smell yet, it's pretty fresh.

Adams John Quincy

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

Altgeld John

October. This is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks in. The others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, December, August, and February.

Berryman John

When neither their poverty nor their honor is touched, the majority of men live content.

Cage John

The big cities of America are becoming Third World countries.

Cage John

Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run.

Carson Johnny

The possession of a book becomes a substitute for reading it.

Carson Johnny

Just remember, wherever you go, there you are.

Carson Johnny

The penalty for laughing in a courtroom is six months in jail; if it were not for this penalty, the jury would never hear the evidence.

Carson Johnny

The lovely woman-child Kaa was mercilessly chained to the cruel post of the warrior-chief Beast, with his barbarian tribe now stacking wood at her nubile feet, when the strong clear voice of the poetic and heroic Handsomas roared, 'Flick your Bic, cr

Cheever John

Trifles make perfection, and perfection is no trifle.

Ciardi John

Beggars should be no choosers.

Ciardi John

There's nothing to writing. All you do is sit at a typewriter and open a vein.

Ciardi John

If you live long enough, you'll see that every victory turns into a defeat.

Croll John

Usually, when a lot of men get together, it's called a war.

Diefenbaker John

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

Dillinger John

"To YOU I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition."

Fisher John

Any philosophy that can be put "in a nutshell" belongs there.

Florio John

We have art that we do not die of the truth.

Foreman John

You can tell the ideals of a nation by its advertisements.

Galbraith John Kenneth

A snake lurks in the grass.

Galbraith John Kenneth

The nearer to the church, the further from God.

Galbraith John Kenneth

Two heads are better than one.

Galsworthy John

Many a writer seems to think he is never profound except when he can't understand his own meaning.

Hart Johnny

April 1 This is the day upon which we are reminded of what we are on the other three hundred and sixty-four.

Heywood John

In childhood a woman must be subject to her father; in youth to her husband; when her husband is dead, to her sons. A woman must never be free of subjugation.

Heywood John

Whenever anyone says, "theoretically," they really mean, "not really."

Heywood John

Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but television's message has always been that the need for truth, wisdom and world peace pales by comparison with the need for a toothpaste that offers whiter teeth *___and* fresher

Heywood John

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.

Heywood John

A woman who is unfaithful deserves to be shot.

Heywood John

Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.

Heywood John

The truth of a thing is the feel of it, not the think of it.

Heywood John

... "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

Heywood John

If a thing's worth having, it's worth cheating for.

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

No two persons ever read the same book.

Heywood John

Seeing that death, a necessary end, Will come when it will come.

Heywood John

The means-and-ends moralists, or non-doers, always end up on their ends without any means.

Heywood John

Patch griefs with proverbs.

Heywood John

If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.

Heywood John

Dianetics is a milestone for man comparable to his discovery of fire and superior to his invention of the wheel and the arch.

Hinckley John

In the begining, God created the Earth and he said, "Let there be mud." And there was mud. And God said, "Let Us make living creatures out of mud, so the mud can see what we have done." And God created every living creature that now moveth, and

John LeCarre

Only those who leisurely approach that which the masses are busy about can be busy about that which the masses take leisurely.

Johnson Dave

To use violence is to already be defeated.

Johnson Dr.

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

Johnson Dr.

Let your conscience be your guide.

Johnson Lyndon Baines

If I had any humility I would be perfect.

Johnson S.

There's no justice in this world.

Johnson Samuel

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

Johnson Samuel

A man gazing at the stars is proverbially at the mercy of the puddles in the road.

Johnson Samuel

If I have to lay an egg for my country, I'll do it.

Johnson Samuel

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

Johnson Samuel

You cannot see the wood for the trees.

Johnson Samuel

The Public is merely a multiplied "me."

Johnson Samuel

I went into a bar feeling a little depressed, the bartender said, "What'll you have, Bud"? I said," I don't know, surprise me". So he showed me a nude picture of my wife.

Johnston M. M.

"She said, `I know you ... you cannot sing'. I said, `That's nothing, you should hear me play piano.'"

Keats John

Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.

Kennedy John F.

She say, Miss Colie, You better hush. God might hear you. Let 'im hear me, I say. If he ever listened to poor colored women the world would be a different place, I can tell you.

Kennedy John F.

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

Kennedy John F.

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

Kennedy John F.

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

Kennedy John Fitzgerald

Lookie, lookie, here comes cookie...

Keynes John Maynard

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

Keynes John Maynard

I am, in point of fact, a particularly haughty and exclusive person, of pre-Adamite ancestral descent. You will understand this when I tell you that I can trace my ancestry back to a protoplasmal primordial atomic globule. Consequently, my family p

Keynes John Maynard

Take your work seriously but never take yourself seriously; and do not take what happens either to yourself or your work seriously.

Lennon John

In my end is my beginning.

Lilly John

Words have a longer life than deeds.

Locke John

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

Lubbock John

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

Lyly John

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

Mill John Stuart

"Do you think there's a God?" "Well, ____SOMEbody's out to get me!"

Milton John

The more the merrier.

Milton John

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

Morley John Viscount

He played the king as if afraid someone else would play the ace.

O'Hara John

If you laid all of our laws end to end, there would be no end.

Pollard John G.

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

Rockefeller John D.

"That's no answer," Job said, "And for someone who's supposed to be omnipotent, let me tell you 'tabernacle' has only one l."

Sinclair John

Such evil deeds could religion prompt.

Sloan John

When in doubt, tell the truth.

Storm Johnny

The most common given name in the world is Mohammad; the most common family name in the world is Chang. Can you imagine the enormous number of people in the world named Mohammad Chang?

Swayze John Cameron

Or you or I must yield up his life to Ahrimanes. I would rather it were you. I should have no hesitation in sacrificing my own life to spare yours, but we take stock next week, and it would not be fair on the company.

Updike John

The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.

Whorfin Lord John

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