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The conservation movement is a breeding ground of Communists and other subversives. We intend to clean them out, even if it means rounding up every bird watcher in the country.

Shakesp William


Burnt Sienna. That's the best thing that ever happened to Crayolas.

Shakesp William


The shifts of Fortune test the reliability of friends.

Shakesp William


"They make a desert and call it peace."

Shakespear William


"California is proud to be the home of the freeway."

Shakespear William


A people living under the perpetual menace of war and invasion is very easy to govern. It demands no social reforms. It does not haggle over expenditures on armaments and military equipment. It pays without discussion, it ruins itself, and that is

Shakespear William


A man who cannot seduce men cannot save them either.

Shakespear William


You can't learn too soon that the most useful thing about a principle is that it can always be sacrificed to expediency.

Shakespear William


If the ends don't justify the means, then what does?

Shakespeare William


The way I understand it, the Russians are sort of a combination of evil and incompetence... sort of like the Post Office with tanks.

Shakespeare William


Who goeth a-borrowing goeth a-sorrowing.

Shakespeare William


I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.

Shakespeare William


C'est magnifique, mais ce n'est pas la guerre! [It is magnificent, but it is not war]

Shakespeare William


How can you govern a nation which has 246 kinds of cheese?

Shakespeare William


If you wish to be happy for one hour, get drunk. If you wish to be happy for three days, get married. If you wish to be happy for a month, kill your pig and eat it. If you wish to be happy forever, learn to fish.

Shakespeare William


There is no delight the equal of dread. As long as it is somebody else's.

Shakespeare William


I treasure this strange combination found in very few persons: a fierce desire for life as well as a lucid perception of the ultimate futility of the quest.

Shakespeare William


I do not know where to find in any literature, whether ancient or modern, any adequate account of that nature with which I am acquainted. Mythology comes nearest to it of any.

Shakespeare William


The price of success in philosophy is triviality.

Shakespeare William


People of privilege will always risk their complete destruction rather than surrender any material part of their advantage.

Shakespeare William


The great merit of society is to make one appreciate solitude.

Shakespeare William


"I don't understand," said the scientist, "why you lemmings all rush down to the sea and drown yourselves." "How curious," said the lemming. "The one thing I don't understand is why you human beings don't."

Shakespeare William


I have discovered that all human evil comes from this, man's being unable to sit still in a room.

Shakespeare William


Some men love truth so much that they seem to be in continual fear lest she should catch a cold on overexposure.

Shakespeare William


"And Bezel saideth unto Sham: `Sham,' he saideth, `Thou shalt goest unto the town of Begorrah, and there thou shalt fetcheth unto thine bosom 35 talents, and also shalt thou fetcheth a like number of cubits, provideth that they are nice and fresh.'"

Shakespeare William


"Spare no expense to save money on this one."

Shakespeare William


VI: A hungry dog hunts best. A hungrier dog hunts even better. VII: Decreased business base increases overhead. So does increased business base. VIII: The most unsuccessful four years in the education of a cost-estimator is fifth grade ari

William Shakespeare


Freedom is nothing else but the chance to do better.

William Shakespeare


Life sucks, but death doesn't put out at all.

William Shakespeare


There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.

William Shakespeare


A beginning is the time for taking the most delicate care that balances are correct.

William Shakespeare





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