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Look before you leap.

Carlyle Thomas


Most general statements are false, including this one.

Carlyle Thomas


The penalty for laughing in a courtroom is six months in jail; if it were not for this penalty, the jury would never hear the evidence.

Carlyle Thomas


A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

Carlyle Thomas


I do not know whether I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or whether I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man.

Dekker Thomas


... but as records of courts and justice are admissible, it can easily be proved that powerful and malevolent magicians once existed and were a scourge to mankind. The evidence (including confession) upon which certain women were convicted of witch

Dewar Lord Thomas


Do you know the difference between education and experience? Education is what you get when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don't.

Dewar Lord Thomas


"I'm dying," he croaked. "My experiment was a success," the chemist retorted . "You can't really train a beagle," he dogmatized. "That's no beagle, it's a mongrel," she muttered. "The fire is going out," he bellowed. "Bad marksmanship," the h

Dewar Lord Thomas Rober


You get what you pay for.

Edison Thomas Alva


Let me assure you that to us here at First National, you're not just a number. Youre two numbers, a dash, three more numbers, another dash and another number.

Jefferson Thomas


Anything is possible on paper.

Jefferson Thomas


The adjective is the banana peel of the parts of speech.

Jefferson Thomas


Two wrongs don't make a right, but they make a good excuse.

Jefferson Thomas


I need another lawyer like I need another hole in my head.

Jefferson Thomas


I remember once being on a station platform in Cleveland at four in the morning. A black porter was carrying my bags, and as we were waiting for the train to come in, he said to me: "Excuse me, Mr. Cooke, I don't want to invade your privacy, but I h

Jefferson Thomas


The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

Jefferson Thomas


Yawd [noun, Bostonese]: the campus of Have Id.

Jefferson Thomas


A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.

Jefferson Thomas


God helps them that help themselves.

Jefferson Thomas


Then a man said: Speak to us of Expectations. He then said: If a man does not see or hear the waters of the Jordan, then he should not taste the pomegranate or ply his wares in an open market. If a man would not labour in the salt and rock quarri

Jones Thomas


The ideal voice for radio may be defined as showing no substance, no sex, no owner, and a message of importance for every housewife.

Kempis Thomas `a


Where there is much light there is also much shadow.

Kempis Thomas `a


Nothing succeeds like the appearance of success.

Kopp Thomas J.


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

Lewis Thomas


The avocation of assessing the failures of better men can be turned into a comfortable livelihood, providing you back it up with a Ph.D.

Macaulay Thomas


Sorry 'bout that sweat, honey. That's just holy water.

Martin Thomas L.


Comparing information and knowledge is like asking whether the fatness of a pig is more or less green than the designated hitter rule."

More Sir Thomas


There has been a little distress selling on the stock exchange.

Paine Thomas


What soon grows old? Gratitude.

Paine Thomas


The human animal differs from the lesser primates in his passion for lists of "Ten Best".

Reed Thomas B.


If a man has a strong faith he can indulge in the luxury of skepticism.

Reid Thomas


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

Szasz Thomas


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.

Szasz Thomas


Beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.

Thomas Dylan


It's not a sin not to be Irish, but it is a great shame.

Thomas Dylan


The future is a race between education and catastrophe.

Thomas J. Parnell


The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.

Thomas Marlo


"You have been in Afghanistan, I perceive."

Thomas Marlo


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

Thomas Norman


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."

Thomas Carlyle


In the long run we are all dead.

Thomas Dave


IF I HAD A MINE SHAFT, I don't think I would just abandon it. There's got to be a better way.

Thomas De Quincey


Isn't it nice that people who prefer Los Angeles to San Francisco live there?

Thomas De Quincey


We should realize that a city is better off with bad laws, so long as they remain fixed, then with good laws that are constantly being altered, that the lack of learning combined with sound common sense is more helpful than the kind of cleverness th

Thomas De Quincey


According to my best recollection, I don't remember.

Thomas Jefferson


Practice yourself what you preach.

Thomas King


Absolutum obsoletum. (If it works, it's out of date.)

Thomas Macaulay


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

Thomas W. Lamont


Why does a hearse horse snicker, hauling a lawyer away?

Tusser Thomas


"There is no Father Christmas. It's just a marketing ploy to make low income parents' lives a misery." "... I want you to picture the trusting face of a child, streaked with tears because of what you just said." "I want you to picture the face of

Tusser Thomas


I'll turn over a new leaf.

Wolfe Thomas


The optimist thinks that this is the best of all possible worlds, and the pessimist knows it.

Ybarra Thomas





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