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Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.

Carlyle Thomas

Practical people would be more practical if they would take a little more time for dreaming.

Carlyle Thomas

When angry, count four; when very angry, swear.

Carlyle Thomas

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

Carlyle Thomas

Mirrors should reflect a little before throwing back images.

Dekker Thomas

The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

Dewar Lord Thomas

Government spending? I don't know what it's all about. I don't know any more about this thing than an economist does, and, God knows, he doesn't know much.

Dewar Lord Thomas

A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Dewar Lord Thomas Rober

One man's brain plus one other will produce one half as many ideas as one man would have produced alone. These two plus two more will produce half again as many ideas. These four plus four more begin to represent a creative meeting, and the ratio c

Edison Thomas Alva

There are two kinds of fool. One says, "This is old, and therefore good." And one says, "This is new, and therefore better"

Jefferson Thomas

They spell it "da Vinci" and pronounce it "da Vinchy". Foreigners always spell better than they pronounce.

Jefferson Thomas

Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not original and the part that is original is not good.

Jefferson Thomas

Credit ... is the only enduring testimonial to man's confidence in man.

Jefferson Thomas

"Hi, I'm Preston A. Mantis, president of Consumers Retail Law Outlet. As you can see by my suit and the fact that I have all these books of equal height on the shelves behind me, I am a trained legal attorney. Do you have a car or a job? Do you ever

Jefferson Thomas

A critic is a bundle of biases held loosely together by a sense of taste.

Jefferson Thomas

Facts are the enemy of truth.

Jefferson Thomas

[Sir Stafford Cripps] has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.

Jefferson Thomas

Sometimes a man who deserves to be looked down upon because he is a fool is despised only because he is a lawyer.

Jefferson Thomas

... the privileged being which we call human is distinguished from other animals only by certain double-edged manifestations which in charity we can only call "inhuman."

Jefferson Thomas

Three o'clock in the afternoon is always just a little too late or a little too early for anything you want to do.

Jones Thomas

To generalize is to be an idiot.

Kempis Thomas `a

You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.

Kempis Thomas `a

Honesty's the best policy.

Kopp Thomas J.

A place for everything and everything in its place.

Lewis Thomas

We are what we pretend to be.

Macaulay Thomas

The cable TV sex channels don't expand our horizons, don't make us better people, and don't come in clearly enough.

Martin Thomas L.

Well, he thought, since neither Aristotelian Logic nor the disciplines of Science seemed to offer much hope, it's time to go beyond them... Drawing a few deep even breaths, he entered a mental state practiced only by Masters of the Universal Way of

More Sir Thomas

Don't be humble ... you're not that great.

Paine Thomas

What is involved in such [close] relationships is a form of emotional chemistry, so far unexplained by any school of psychiatry I am aware of, that conditions nothing so simple as a choice between the poles of attraction and repulsion. You can meet

Paine Thomas

Man must shape his tools lest they shape him.

Reed Thomas B.

When in doubt, tell the truth.

Reid Thomas

Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.

Szasz Thomas

This is an especially good time for you vacationers who plan to fly, because the Reagan administration, as part of the same policy under which it recently sold Yellowstone National Park to Wayne Newton, has "deregulated" the airline industry. What t

Szasz Thomas

Once is happenstance, Twice is coincidence, Three times is enemy action.

Thomas Dylan

Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.

Thomas Dylan

With reasonable men I will reason; with humane men I will plead; but to tyrants I will give no quarter.

Thomas J. Parnell

Once harm has been done, even a fool understands it.

Thomas Marlo

Television has proved that people will look at anything rather than each other.

Thomas Marlo

Why are you doing this to me? Because knowledge is torture, and there must be awareness before there is change.

Thomas Norman

Power tends to corrupt, absolute power corrupts absolutely.

Thomas Carlyle

The louder he talked of his honour, the faster we counted our spoons.

Thomas Dave

There are no manifestos like cannon and musketry.

Thomas De Quincey

In this world of sin and sorrow there is always something to be thankful for; as for me, I rejoice that I am not a Republican.

Thomas De Quincey

In Pierre Trudeau, Canada has finally produced a Prime Minister worthy of assassination.

Thomas De Quincey

For myself, I can only say that I am astonished and somewhat terrified at the results of this evening's experiments. Astonished at the wonderful power you have developed, and terrified at the thought that so much hideous and bad music may be put on

Thomas Jefferson

Now, you might ask, "How do I get one of those complete home tool sets for under $4?" An excellent question. Go to one of those really cheap discount stores where they sell plastic furniture in colors visible from the planet Neptune and where they

Thomas King

There can be no daily democracy without daily citizenship.

Thomas Macaulay

I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.

Thomas W. Lamont

Robert Kennedy's 1964 Senatorial campaign planners told him that their intention was to present him to the television viewers as a sincere, generous person. "You going to use a double?" asked Kennedy. Thumbing through a promotional pamphlet prep

Tusser Thomas

He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.

Tusser Thomas

All wars are civil wars, because all men are brothers ... Each one owes infinitely more to the human race than to the particular country in which he was born.

Wolfe Thomas

... we must not judge the society of the future by considering whether or not we should like to live in it; the question is whether those who have grown up in it will be happier than those who have grown up in our society or those of the past.

Ybarra Thomas

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