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Education is what survives when what has been learnt has been forgotten.

Ba Dave


When properly administered, vacations do not diminish productivity: for every week you're away and get nothing done, there's another when your boss is away and you get twice as much done.

Barry Dave


It's easier to take it apart than to put it back together.

Barry Dave


Yes, I've now got this nice little apartment in New York, one of those L-shaped ones. Unfortunately, it's a lower case l.

Barry Dave


Never buy from a rich salesman.

Barry Dave


The nearer to the church, the further from God.

Barry Dave


Moneyliness is next to Godliness.

Barry Dave


Small is beautiful.

Barry Dave


"What was the worst thing you've ever done?" "I won't tell you that, but I'll tell you the worst thing that ever happened to me... the most dreadful thing."

Barry Dave


Historians have now definitely established that Juan Cabrillo, discoverer of California, was not looking for Kansas, thus setting a precedent that continues to this day.

Barry Dave


I can't understand why a person will take a year or two to write a novel when he can easily buy one for a few dollars.

Barry Dave


We should be careful to get out of an experience only the wisdom that is in it - and stay there, lest we be like the cat that sits down on a hot stove-lid. She will never sit down on a hot stove-lid again - and that is well; but also she will never

Barry Dave


Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.

Barry Dave


The streets were dark with something more than night.

Barry Dave


"The jig's up, Elman." "Which jig?"

Barry Dave


God is the tangential point between zero and infinity.

Barry Dave


To listen to some devout people, one would imagine that God never laughs.

Barry Dave


"What are you watching?" "I don't know." "Well, what's happening?" "I'm not sure... I think the guy in the hat did something terrible." "Why are you watching it?" "You're so analytical. Sometimes you just have to let art flow over you."

Barry Dave


Working with Julie Andrews is like getting hit over the head with a valentine.

Barry Dave


The primary cause of failure in electrical appliances is an expired warranty. Often, you can get an appliance running again simply by changing the warranty expiration date with a 15/64-inch felt-tipped marker.

Barry Dave


Luck can't last a lifetime, unless you die young.

Barry Dave


Fain would I climb, yet fear I to fall.

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


If we spoke a different language, we would perceive a somewhat different world.

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.

Barry Dave


Before he became a hermit, Zarathud was a young Priest, and took great delight in making fools of his opponents in front of his followers. One day Zarathud took his students to a pleasant pasture and there he confronted The Sacred Chao while She

Barry Dave


There are two ways of disliking art. One is to dislike it. The other is to like it rationally.

Barry Dave


There's small choice in rotten apples.

Barry Dave


Somehow I reached excess without ever noticing when I was passing through satisfaction.

Barry Dave


What we need in this country, instead of Daylight Savings Time, which nobody really understands anyway, is a new concept called Weekday Morning Time, whereby at 7 a.m. every weekday we go into a space-launch-style "hold" for two to three hours, durin

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


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.

Barry Dave


Oh what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive.

Barry Dave


Ignorance is the Mother of Devotion.

Barry Dave


I often quote myself; it adds spice to my conversation.

Barry Dave


Don't guess

Barry Dave


It is sweet to let the mind unbend on occasion.

Barry Dave


Just remember, wherever you go, there you are.

Barry Dave


Home is where the hurt is.

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Barry Dave


To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete.

Barry Dave


Innovation is hard to schedule.

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


It is a sobering thought that when Mozart was my age, he had been dead for two years.

Barry Dave


L'hazard ne favorise que l'esprit prepare.

Barry Dave


What!? Me worry?

Barry Dave


The life which is unexamined is not worth living.

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


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

Butler Dave


People in general do not willingly read if they have anything else to amuse them.

Dave


Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest way of selling goods, particularly if the goods are worthless.

Dave Barry


The first thing I do in the morning is brush my teeth and sharpen my tongue.

Johnson Dave


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

Millman Dave


What is good? Everything that heightens the feeling of power in man, the will to power, power itself. What is bad? Everything that is born of weakness. Not contentedness but more power; not peace but war; not virtue but fitness. The weak and the

Parnas Dave


Talking about music is like dancing about architecture.

Thomas Dave


When you are at Rome live in the Roman style; when you are elsewhere live as they live elsewhere.

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