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You can never do just one thing.

Bach J.S.


TV is chewing gum for the eyes.

Burroughs William S.


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.

Eliot T.S.


Lassie looked brilliant, in part because the farm family she lived with was made up of idiots. Remember? One of them was always getting pinned under the tractor, and Lassie was always rushing back to the farmhouse to alert the other ones. She'd w

Eliot T.S.


But the greatest Electrical Pioneer of them all was Thomas Edison, who was a brilliant inventor despite the fact that he had little formal education and lived in New Jersey. Edison's first major invention in 1877, was the phonograph, which could soo

Eliot T.S.


What we see depends on mainly what we look for.

Gilbert W.S.


A journey of a thousand miles starts under one's feet.

Harper Lucille S.


If a man slept by day, he had little time to work. That was a satisfying notion to Escargot.

Hayakawa S.I.


We are upping our standards ... so up yours.

Hunter S. Thompson


... it still remains true that as a set of cognitive beliefs about the existence of God in any recognizable sense continuous with the great systems of the past, religious doctrines constitute a speculative hypothesis of an extremely low order of prob

Johnson S.


You'd best be snoozin', 'cause you don't be gettin' no work done at 5 a.m. anyway.

Kaufman George S.


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

Kierkegaard S.


A good name lost is seldom regained. When character is gone, all is gone, and one of the richest jewels of life is lost forever.

Knapp R.S.


No is no negative in a woman's mouth.

Koblas G.S.


I'm not sure I've even got the brains to be President.

Krabill W.S.


I would have promised those terrorists a trip to Disneyland if it would have gotten the hostages released. I thank God they were satisfied with the missiles and we didn't have to go to that extreme.

Lewis C.S.


America may be unique in being a country which has leapt from barbarism to decadence without touching civilization.

Lewis C.S.


Any road followed to its end leads precisely nowhere. Climb the mountain just a little to test it's a mountain. From the top of the mountain, you cannot see the mountain.

Maugham W.S.


When the English language gets in my way, I walk over it.

Perelman S.J.


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

S. Paige


IV. The time required for an object to fall twenty stories is greater than or equal to the time it takes for whoever knocked it off the ledge to spiral down twenty flights to attempt to capture it unbroken. Such an object is inevitably price

Surtees R.S.


The rights you have are the rights given you by this Committee [the House Un-American Activities Committee]. We will determine what rights you have and what rights you have not got.

T.S. Eliot


Must I hold a candle to my shames?

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.


They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.


"Ubi non accusator, ibi non judex." (Where there is no police, there is no speed limit.)

Thompson H.S.


Art is anything you can get away with.

Thompson Hunter S.


Remembering is for those who have forgotten.

Thompson Hunter S.


Since a politician never believes what he says, he is surprised when others believe him.

Truman Harry S.


There but for the grace of God, goes God.

Truman Harry S.


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

Truman Harry S.


That government is best which governs least.

Truman Harry S.


The intelligence of any discussion diminishes with the square of the number of participants.

Truman President Harry S.


There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance salesman?

William S. Paley


Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt?

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The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.
Ashley-Pitt Alan

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