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Diplomacy is the art of saying "nice doggie" until you can find a rock.

Attorney General William


If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.

Blake William


Art is either plagiarism or revolution.

Blake William


To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete.

Blake William


Water, taken in moderation cannot hurt anybody.

Blake William


We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest.

Blake William


If you know the answer to a question, don't ask.

Buckley William F.


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.

Buckley William F.


There is a good deal of solemn cant about the common interests of capital and labour. As matters stand, their only common interest is that of cutting each other's throat.

Burroughs William


Very few people do anything creative after the age of thirty-five. The reason is that very few people do anything creative before the age of thirty-five.

Burroughs William S.


We are not a loved organization, but we are a respected one.

Channing William Ellery


I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble.

Clarence Darrow to William


When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren't smart enough to get out of jury duty.

Faulkner William


No poet or novelist wishes he was the only one who ever lived, but most of them wish they were the only one alive, and quite a number fondly believe their wish has been granted.

Faulkner William


A kind of Batman of contemporary letters.

Garrison William Lloyd


"Nuclear war would mean abolition of most comforts, and disruption of normal routines, for children and adults alike."

Halsey Admiral William


No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.

Hazlitt William


Dear Ann Landers: My husband watches the TV preachers every Sunday. He claims one minister said there are 350 different sins. My husband wants to know if you can get the list. He thinks he is missing something.

Hodder-Williams Christopher


Among all savage beasts, none is found so harmful as woman.

James William


What we cannot speak about we must pass over in silence.

James William


The USA is so enormous, and so numerous are its schools, colleges and religious seminaries, many devoted to special religious beliefs ranging from the unorthodox to the dotty, that we can hardly wonder at its yielding a more bounteous harvest of gobb

LeoGrande William


The law will never make men free; it is men who have got to make the law free.

Morris William


When a fellow says, "It ain't the money but the principle of the thing," it's the money.

Orton William


The only promotion rules I can think of are that a sense of shame is to be avoided at all costs and there is never any reason for a hustler to be less cunning than more virtuous men. Oh yes ... whenever you think you've got something really great, a

Penn William


Women are nothing but machines for producing children.

Shake William


The ripest fruit falls first.

Shake William


While we are sleeping, two-thirds of the world is plotting to do us in.

Shake William


Art is anything you can get away with.

Shake William


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.

Shake William


Term, holidays, term, holidays, till we leave school, and then work, work, work till we die.

Shake William


"One Saturday afternoon, during the campaign to decide whether or not there should be a Coastal Commission, I took a helicopter ride from Los Angeles to San Diego. We passed several state beaches, some crowded and some virtually empty. They had the

Shake William


An aphorism is never exactly true; it is either a half-truth or one-and-a-half truths.

Shake William


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

Shake William


Only those who leisurely approach that which the masses are busy about can be busy about that which the masses take leisurely.

Shake William


A decade after Vietnam, we still cannot understand why "their" Salvadorans fight better than "our" Salvadorans. It is not a matter of their training or their equipment. It has to do with the quality of the society we are asking them to risk death d

Shake William


Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.

Shakes William


Ah, but a man's grasp should exceed his reach, Or what's a heaven for ?

Shakes William


Who's scruffy-looking?

Shakesp William


It's not so hard to lift yourself by your bootstraps once you're off the ground.

Shakesp William


I have a dream. I have a dream that one day, on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slaveowners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood.

Shakesp William


Visits always give pleasure: if not on arrival, then on the departure.

Shakespear William


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.

Shakespear William


A banker is a fellow who lends you his umbrella when the sun is shining and wants it back the minute it begins to rain.

Shakespear William


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

Shakespear William


Necessity has no law.

Shakespear William


An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie and intrigue for the benefit of his country.

Shakespeare William


The most delightful day after the one on which you buy a cottage in the country is the one on which you resell it.

Shakespeare William


"I only touch base with reality on an as-needed basis!"

Shakespeare William


Well, you know, no matter where you go, there you are.

Shakespeare William


All religions issue Bibles against Satan, and say the most injurious things against him, but we never hear his side.

Shakespeare William


A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Shakespeare William


The fashion wears out more apparel than the man.

Shakespeare William


We lie loudest when we lie to ourselves.

Shakespeare William


One learns to itch where one can scratch.

Shakespeare William


When a man you like switches from what he said a year ago, or four years ago, he is a broad-minded man who has courage enough to change his mind with changing conditions. When a man you don't like does it, he is a liar who has broken his promises.

Shakespeare William


The world is your exercise-book, the pages on which you do your sums. It is not reality, although you can express reality there if you wish. You are also free to write nonsense, or lies, or to tear the pages.

Shakespeare William


If a jury in a criminal trial stays out for more than twenty-four hours, it is certain to vote acquittal, save in those instances where it votes guilty.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


If you took all of the grains of sand in the world, and lined them up end to end in a row, you'd be working for the government!

Shakespeare William


"Ubi non accusator, ibi non judex." (Where there is no police, there is no speed limit.)

Shakespeare William


The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.

Shakespeare William


There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly.

Shakespeare William


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Shakespeare William


"I have just read your lousy review buried in the back pages. You sound like a frustrated old man who never made a success, an eight-ulcer man on a four-ulcer job, and all four ulcers working. I have never met you, but if I do you'll need a new nos

White William Allen


The graveyards are full of indispensable men.

White William Allen


It is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.

William


"First World" nations are the ones where people drive Japanese cars; "Second World" nations are where First World residents go on vacation; and "Third World" nations are the ones where people still dive out of trees to prove their manhood.

William Gibson


Everybody likes a kidder, but nobody lends him money.

William S. Paley


A light wife doth make a heavy husband.

William Shakespeare


Going into politics is as fatal to a gentleman as going into a bordello is fatal to a virgin.

William Shakespeare


Every person, all the events in your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.

William Shakespeare


I'm going to raise an issue and stick it in your ear.

William Shakespeare


If you live in New York, even if you're Catholic, you're Jewish.

William Shakespeare


A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who has never learned to walk.

Williams H.H.


People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war, or before an election.

Williams Robin


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.

Williams Tennessee


I believe that the moment is near when by a procedure of active paranoiac thought, it will be possible to systematize confusion and contribute to the total discrediting of the world of reality.

Williams Robin


... indifference is a militant thing ... when it goes away it leaves smoking ruins, where lie citizens bayonetted through the throat. It is not a children's pastime like mere highway robbery.

Williamson Ren'e de Visme


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.

Williamson Nicol


A team effort is a lot of people doing what I say.

Williamson Dr. Paul


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

Yeats William Butler





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