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

Publius Ovidius Naso


Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Publius Terentius Afer


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

Publius Terentius Afer


Odets, where is thy sting?

Publius Terentius Afer


The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not when it misses.

Publius Terentius Afer


"Hey, Sam, how about a loan?" "Whattaya need?" "Oh, about $500." "Whattaya got for collateral?" "Whattaya need?" "How about an eye?"

Publius Vergilius Maro


Leave no stone unturned.

Publius Vergilius Maro


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.'

Publius Vergilius Maro


"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

Publius Vergilius Maro


When in doubt, use brute force.

Syrus Publius





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If people say that here and there someone has been taken away and maltreated, I can only reply: You can't make an omelette without breaking eggs.
Goering Hermann

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