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I know not how I came into this, shall I call it a dying life or a living death?

Shakespear William


Mother is far too clever to understand anything she does not like.

Shakespear William


A snake lurks in the grass.

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One of the most striking differences between a cat and a lie is that a cat has only nine lives.

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If the English language made any sense, lackadaisical would have something to do with a shortage of flowers.

Shakespear William


"Die? I should say not, dear fellow. No Barrymore would allow such a conventional thing to happen to him."

Shakespeare William


You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.

Shakespeare William


Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!

Shakespeare William


At ebb tide I wrote a line upon the sand, and gave it all my heart and all my soul. At flood tide I returned to read what I had inscribed and found my ignorance upon the shore.

Shakespeare William


Try not to have a good time ... This is supposed to be educational.

Shakespeare William


Ed Sullivan will be around as long as someone else has talent.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


Prediction is very difficult, especially of the future.

Shakespeare William


Mind! I don't mean to say that I know, of my own knowledge, what there is particularly dead about a door-nail. I might have been inclined, myself, to regard a coffin-nail as the deadest piece of ironmongery in the trade. But the wisdom of our ances

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Why does a hearse horse snicker, hauling a lawyer away?

Shakespeare William


The tree in which the sap is stagnant remains fruitless.

Shakespeare William


By working faithfully eight hours a day, you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve.

Shakespeare William


Neckties strangle clear thinking.

Shakespeare William


The Hollywood tradition I like best is called "sucking up to the stars."

Shakespeare William


All generalizations are false, including this one.

Shakespeare William


The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid, stable business.

Shakespeare William


A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.

Shakespeare William


When I was in school, I cheated on my metaphysics exam: I looked into the soul of the boy sitting next to me.

Shakespeare William


If I had a plantation in Georgia and a home in Hell, I'd sell the plantation and go home.

William Shakespeare


If a man stay away from his wife for seven years, the law presumes the separation to have killed him; yet according to our daily experience, it might well prolong his life.

William Shakespeare


He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.

William Shakespeare


The Law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich, as well as the poor, to sleep under the bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.

William Shakespeare


Do not use that foreign word "ideals". We have that excellent native word "lies".

William Shakespeare





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It has long been noticed that juries are pitiless for robbery and full of indulgence for infanticide. A question of interest, my dear Sir! The jury is afraid of being robbed and has passed the age when it could be a victim of infanticide.
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