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The trouble with opportunity is that it always comes disguised as hard work.


Good government never depends upon laws, but upon the personal qualities of those who govern. The machinery of government is always subordinate to the will of those who administer that machinery. The most important element of government, therefore,


Too much of everything is just enough.

Alexander Thea

Wagner's music is better than it sounds.

Alexander. N.

"Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity is the mother of futile dodges" is much nearer the truth.

Alexandre Arnoux

All phone calls are obscene.

Dumas Alexander

Leave no stone unturned.

Dumas Alexandre

One of your most ancient writers, a historian named Herodotus, tells of a thief who was to be executed. As he was taken away he made a bargain with the king: in one year he would teach the king's favorite horse to sing hymns. The other prisoners wa

Haig Alexander

My only love sprung from my only hate! Too early seen unknown, and known too late!

Hamilton Alexander

Don't tell me how hard you work. Tell me how much you get done.

Hamilton Alexander

The race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, but that's the way to bet.

Korda Alexander

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."

Pope Alexander

Be careful of reading health books, you might die of a misprint.

Pope Alexander

Better the prince of some inferior court, Than second, or less, in beatific light.

Smith Alexander

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