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No man is an Iland, intire of it selfe; every man is a peece of the Continent, a part of the maine; if a Clod bee washed away by the Sea, Europe is the lesse, as well as if a Promontorie were, as well as if a Mannor of thy friends or of thine owne we

Bach J.S.


It is difficult to produce a television documentary that is both incisive and probing when every twelve minutes one is interrupted by twelve dancing rabbits singing about toilet paper.

Burroughs William S.


Eighteen goddess-like daughters are not equal to one son with a hump.

Eliot T.S.


Why be a man when you can be a success?

Eliot T.S.


Perhaps the remembrance of these things will prove a source of future pleasure.

Eliot T.S.


He who writes with no misspelled words has prevented a first suspicion on the limits of his scholarship or, in the social world, of his general education and culture.

Gilbert W.S.


If you are shooting under 80 you are neglecting your business; over 80 you are neglecting your golf.

Harper Lucille S.


Mandrell: "You know what I think?" Doctor: "Ah, ah that's a catch question. With a brain your size you don't think, right?"

Hayakawa S.I.


The average Ph.D thesis is nothing but the transference of bones from one graveyard to another.

Hunter S. Thompson


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.

Johnson S.


The smallest worm will turn being trodden on.

Kaufman George S.


There's nothing to writing. All you do is sit at a typewriter and open a vein.

Kierkegaard S.


It is not enough that I should succeed. Others must fail.

Knapp R.S.


So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of money?

Koblas G.S.


Tallulah Bankhead barged down the Nile last night as Cleopatra and sank.

Krabill W.S.


If a thing's worth doing, it is worth doing badly.

Lewis C.S.


The old complaint that mass culture is designed for eleven-year-olds is of course a shameful canard. The key age has traditionally been more like fourteen.

Lewis C.S.


Without adventure, civilization is in full decay.

Maugham W.S.


God helps them that help themselves.

Perelman S.J.


A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in students.

S. Paige


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

Surtees R.S.


Someone did a study of the three most-often-heard phrases in New York City. One is "Hey, taxi." Two is, "What train do I take to get to Bloomingdale's?" And three is, "Don't worry. It's just a flesh wound."

T.S. Eliot


Too often I find that the volume of paper expands to fill the available briefcases.

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.


However, on religious issues there can be little or no compromise. There is no position on which people are so immovable as their religious beliefs. There is no more powerful ally one can claim in a debate than Jesus Christ, or God, or Allah, or wha

Thompson Dr. Hunter S.


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

Thompson H.S.


One good turn asketh another.

Thompson Hunter S.


Death is life's way of telling you you've been fired.

Thompson Hunter S.


Cautious, careful people always casting about to preserve their reputation or social standards never can bring about reform. Those who are totally in earnest are willing to be anything or nothing in the world's estimation, and publicly and privately

Truman Harry S.


Unknown person(s) stole the American flag from its pole in Etra Park sometime between 3pm Jan 17 and 11:30 am Jan 20. The flag is described as red, white and blue, having 50 stars and was valued at $40.

Truman Harry S.


All the waters of the earth are in the armpit of the Great Frog.

Truman Harry S.


Marijuana will be legal some day, because the many law students who now smoke pot will someday become congressmen and legalize it in order to protect themselves.

Truman Harry S.


The trouble with superheros is what to do between phone booths.

Truman President Harry S.


This wasn't just plain terrible, this was fancy terrible. This was terrible with raisins in it.

William S. Paley


Once he had one leg in the White House and the nation trembled under his roars. Now he is a tinpot pope in the Coca-Cola belt and a brother to the forlorn pastors who belabor halfwits in galvanized iron tabernacles behind the railroad yards."

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A man would still do something out of sheer perversity - he would create destruction and chaos - just to gain his point... and if all this could in turn be analyzed and prevented by predicting that it would occur, then man would deliberately go mad t
Feodor Dostoevsky

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