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

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Confucius say too much.

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Love the sea? I dote upon it

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The world is full of people who have never, since childhood, met an open doorway with an open mind.

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If it doesn't smell yet, it's pretty fresh.

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Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.

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The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

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A likely impossibility is always preferable to an unconvincing possibility.

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To restore a sense of reality, I think Walt Disney should have a Hardluckland.

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Competitive fury is not always anger. It is the true missionary's courage and zeal in facing the possibility that one's best may not be enough.

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Look, we trade every day out there with hustlers, deal-makers, shysters, con-men. That's the way businesses get started. That's the way this country was built.

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You may have heard that a dean is to faculty as a hydrant is to a dog.

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One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.
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