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If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man.

Babson Roger


"Taxes should hurt. I just mailed my own tax return last night and I am prepared to say `ouch!' as loud as anyone."

Noe Roger


You're always thinking you're gonna be the one that makes 'em act different.

Oech Roger von


When the sun shineth, make hay.

Roger Zelazny


I was in accord with the system so long as it permitted me to function effectively.

Roger Zelazny


Gay shlafen: Yiddish for "go to sleep". Now doesn't "gay shlafen" have a softer, more soothing sound than the harsh, staccato "go to sleep"? Listen to the difference: "Go to sleep, you little wretch!" ... "Gay shlafen, darling." Obvious, isn't

Roger Zelazny


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

Rogers The Best of Will


You'd better smile when they watch you, smile like you're in control.

Rogers The Best of Will


When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life.

Rogers The Best of Will


Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

Rogers The Best of Will


Don't buy a landslide. I don't want to have to pay for one more vote than I have to.

Rogers The Best of Will


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

Rogers The Best of Will


Optimism is the content of small men in high places.

Rogers The Best of Will


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

Rogers The Best of Will


A likely impossibility is always preferable to an unconvincing possibility.

Rogers Will


God is the tangential point between zero and infinity.

Rogers Will


Charity begins at home.

Rogers Will


If a shameless woman expects to be defiled and then dies of her fierce love because you do not consent, will chastity also be homicide?

Rogers Will


An older student came to Otis and said, "I have been to see a great number of teachers and I have given up a great number of pleasures. I have fasted, been celibate and stayed awake nights seeking enlightenment. I have given up everything I was aske

Rogers Will


All bad precedents began as justifiable measures.

Rogers Will


Monterey... is decidedly the pleasantest and most civilized-looking place in California ... [it] is also a great place for cock-fighting, gambling of all sorts, fandangos, and various kinds of amusements and knavery.

Rogers Will


With her body, woman is more sincere than man; but with her mind she lies. And when she lies, she does not believe herself.

Rogers Will


The individual choice of garnishment of a burger can be an important point to the consumer in this day when individualism is an increasingly important thing to people.

Rogers Will


The race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, but that's the way to bet.

Rogers Will


A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.

Rogers Will


"And Bezel saideth unto Sham: `Sham,' he saideth, `Thou shalt goest unto the town of Begorrah, and there thou shalt fetcheth unto thine bosom 35 talents, and also shalt thou fetcheth a like number of cubits, provideth that they are nice and fresh.'"

Rogers Will


"If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he next comes to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination."

Rogers Will


Big book, big bore.

Zelazny Roger





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