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Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.

Bach J.S.


Ain't no right way to do a wrong thing.

Burroughs William S.


"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."

Eliot T.S.


It's very glamorous to raise millions of dollars, until it's time for the venture capitalist to suck your eyeballs out.

Eliot T.S.


Being a miner, as soon as you're too old and tired and sick and stupid to do your job properly, you have to go, where the very opposite applies with the judges.

Eliot T.S.


A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Gilbert W.S.


Nothing succeeds like the appearance of success.

Harper Lucille S.


(1) Avoid fried meats which angry up the blood. (2) If your stomach antagonizes you, pacify it with cool thoughts. (3) Keep the juices flowing by jangling around gently as you move. (4) Go very lightly on the vices, such as carrying on in society, as

Hayakawa S.I.


You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.

Hunter S. Thompson


I: The best way to make a silk purse from a sow's ear is to begin with a silk sow. The same is true of money. II: If today were half as good as tomorrow is supposed to be, it would probably be twice as good as yesterday was. III: There are

Johnson S.


Jesus may love you, but I think you're garbage wrapped in skin.

Kaufman George S.


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

Kierkegaard S.


Luck, that's when preparation and opportunity meet.

Knapp R.S.


Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.

Koblas G.S.


Imagine what we can imagine!

Krabill W.S.


Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth.

Lewis C.S.


No one born with a mouth and a need is "innocent".

Lewis C.S.


Nothing is impossible for the man who doesn't have to do it himself.

Maugham W.S.


If God is One, what is bad?

Perelman S.J.


What you don't know won't help you much either.

S. Paige


There is a natural hootchy-kootchy to a goldfish.

Surtees R.S.


Age before beauty; and pearls before swine.

T.S. Eliot


Nothing succeeds like excess.

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.


A platitude is simply a truth repeated till people get tired of hearing it.

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.


The two most beautiful words in the English language are "Cheque Enclosed."

Thompson H.S.


He who fears the unknown may one day flee from his own backside.

Thompson Hunter S.


Just remember, wherever you go, there you are.

Thompson Hunter S.


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

Truman Harry S.


Some women should be beaten regularly, like gongs.

Truman Harry S.


Never buy what you do not want because it is cheap; it will be dear to you.

Truman Harry S.


Were there no women, men might live like gods.

Truman Harry S.


Nothing will dispel enthusiasm like a small admission fee.

Truman President Harry S.


If you hype something and it succeeds, you're a genius

William S. Paley


Whatever is not nailed down is mine. Whatever I can pry up is not nailed down.

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