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Judges, as a class, display, in the matter of arranging alimony, that reckless generosity which is found only in men who are giving away someone else's cash.

Adams Samuel


If I had a formula for bypassing trouble, I would not pass it around. Trouble creates a capacity to handle it. I don't say embrace trouble; that's as bad as treating it as an enemy. But I do say meet it as a friend, for you'll see a lot of it and y

Becke Samuel


If what they've been doing hasn't solved the problem, tell them to do something else.

Beckett Samuel


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.

Beckett Samuel


Carol's head ached as she trailed behind the unsmiling Calibrees along the block of booths. She chirruped at Kennicott, "Let's be wild! Let's ride on the merry-go-round and grab a gold ring!" Kennicott considered it, and mumbled to Calibree, "Thin

Beckett Samuel


The chief enemy of creativity is "good" sense

Butler Samuel


The great question that has never been answered and which I have not yet been able to answer despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul is: WHAT DOES A WOMAN WANT?

Butler Samuel


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

Butler Samuel


[Americans] are a race of convicts and ought to be thankful for anything we allow them short of hanging.

Butler Samuel


The first myth of management is that it exists. The second myth of management is that success equals skill.

Butler Samuel


We know all about the habits of the ant, we know all about the habits of the bee, but we know nothing at all about the habits of the oyster. It seems almost certain that we have been choosing the wrong time for studying the oyster.

Butler Samuel


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

Butler Samuel


Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can read.

Foote Samuel


If a thing's worth having, it's worth cheating for.

Goldwyn Samuel


An actor's a guy who if you ain't talkin' about him, ain't listening.

Goldwyn Samuel


We're fantastically incredibly sorry for all these extremely unreasonable things we did. I can only plead that my simple, barely-sentient friend and myself are underprivileged, deprived and also college students.

Goldwyn Samuel


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

Johnson Samuel


A hundred years from now it is very likely that [of Twain's works] "The Jumping Frog" alone will be remembered.

Johnson Samuel


Civilization is the limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities.

Johnson Samuel


The whole earth is in jail and we're plotting this incredible jailbreak.

Johnson Samuel


It's is not, it isn't ain't, and it's it's, not its, if you mean it is. If you don't, it's its. Then too, it's hers. It isn't her's. It isn't our's either. It's ours, and likewise yours and theirs.

Johnson Samuel


The possession of a book becomes a substitute for reading it.

Johnson Samuel


If we spoke a different language, we would perceive a somewhat different world.

Johnson Samuel


"Earth is a great, big funhouse without the fun."

Samuel Beckett


Competitive fury is not always anger. It is the true missionary's courage and zeal in facing the possibility that one's best may not be enough.

Samuel Butler


Even the best of friends cannot attend each other's funeral.

Samuel Johnson


We should be careful to get out of an experience only the wisdom that is in it - and stay there, lest we be like the cat that sits down on a hot stove-lid. She will never sit down on a hot stove-lid again - and that is well; but also she will never

Samuels Jim


Leave no stone unturned.

Samuels Jim





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