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All this wheeling and dealing around, why, it isn't for money, it's for fun. Money's just the way we keep score.

Bach J.S.

He that teaches himself has a fool for a master.

Burroughs William S.

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

Eliot T.S.


Eliot T.S.

It is easy to find fault, if one has that disposition. There was once a man who, not being able to find any other fault with his coal, complained that there were too many prehistoric toads in it.

Eliot T.S.

A committee takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom.

Gilbert W.S.

A rich man told me recently that a liberal is a man who tells other people what to do with their money.

Harper Lucille S.

Plus ,ca change, plus c'est la m^eme chose. [The more things change, the more they remain the same.]

Hayakawa S.I.

I don't have any use for bodyguards, but I do have a specific use for two highly trained certified public accountants.

Hunter S. Thompson

She was good at playing abstract confusion in the same way a midget is good at being short.

Johnson S.

Happiness isn't something you experience; it's something you remember.

Kaufman George S.

No group of professionals meets except to conspire against the public at large.

Kierkegaard S.

God is Dead.

Knapp R.S.

The trouble with being punctual is that nobody's there to appreciate it.

Koblas G.S.

Bullwinkle: You just leave that to my pal. He's the brains of the outfit. General: What does that make YOU? Bullwinkle: What else? An executive.

Krabill W.S.

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.

Lewis C.S.

Would that my hand were as swift as my tongue.

Lewis C.S.

Nothing endures but change.

Maugham W.S.

The Poems, all three hundred of them, may be summed up in one of their phrases: "Let our thoughts be correct".

Perelman S.J.

I belong to no organized party. I am a Democrat.

S. Paige

The most delightful day after the one on which you buy a cottage in the country is the one on which you resell it.

Surtees R.S.

From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the point that must be reached.

T.S. Eliot

We're all in this alone.

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.

"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

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.

America has been discovered before, but it has always been hushed up.

Thompson H.S.

Habit is habit, and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed down-stairs a step at a time.

Thompson Hunter S.

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

Thompson Hunter S.

When I have one foot in the grave I will tell the truth about women. I shall tell it, jump into my coffin, pull the lid over me, and say, "Do what you like now."

Truman Harry S.

I realize that the MX missile is none of our concern. I realize that the whole point of living in a democracy is that we pay professional congresspersons to concern themselves with things like the MX missile so we can be free to concern ourselves wi

Truman Harry S.

A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature replaces it with.

Truman Harry S.

Go to the Scriptures... the joyful promises it contains will be a balsam to all your troubles.

Truman Harry S.

The human race has one really effective weapon, and that is laughter.

Truman President Harry S.

The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not.

William S. Paley

Instead of giving money to found colleges to promote learning, why don't they pass a constitutional amendment prohibiting anybody from learning anything? If it works as good as the Prohibition one did, why, in five years we would have the smartest r

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