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I appreciate the fact that this draft was done in haste, but some of the sentences that you are sending out in the world to do your work for you are loitering in taverns or asleep beside the highway.

Johnson Dave


It has been said [by Anatole France], "it is not by amusing oneself that one learns," and, in reply: "it is *____only* by amusing oneself that one can learn."

Johnson Dr.


Being a woman is a terribly difficult trade, since it consists principally of dealings with men.

Johnson Dr.


To err is human, to repent, divine, to persist, devilish.

Johnson Lyndon Baines


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

Johnson S.


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

Johnson Samuel


With women, I've got a long bamboo pole with a leather loop on the end of it. I slip the loop around their necks so they can't get away or come too close. Like catching snakes.

Johnson Samuel


You can't run away forever, But there's nothing wrong with getting a good head start.

Johnson Samuel


You or I must yield up his life to Ahrimanes. I would rather it were you. I should have no hesitation in sacrificing my own life to spare yours, but we take stock next week, and it would not be fair on the company.

Johnson Samuel


Go away, I'm all right.

Johnson Samuel


Given a choice between grief and nothing, I'd choose grief.

Johnson Samuel


Thieves respect property; they merely wish the property to become their property that they may more perfectly respect it.

Johnson Samuel


You will remember, Watson, how the dreadful business of the Abernetty family was first brought to my notice by the depth which the parsley had sunk into the butter upon a hot day.

Johnson


A word to the wise is enough.

Johnson Lyndon


A good name lost is seldom regained. When character is gone, all is gone, and one of the richest jewels of life is lost forever.

Samuel Johnson


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.

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