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So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.

Shakespeare


Living in New York City gives people real incentives to want things that nobody else wants.

Shakespeare


I've touch'd the highest point of all my greatness; And from that full meridian of my glory I haste now to my setting. I shall fall, Like a bright exhalation in the evening And no man see me more.

Shakespeare


The lovely woman-child Kaa was mercilessly chained to the cruel post of the warrior-chief Beast, with his barbarian tribe now stacking wood at her nubile feet, when the strong clear voice of the poetic and heroic Handsomas roared, 'Flick your Bic, cr

Shakespeare


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."

Shakespeare


Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives us many useful objects such as wickerwork picnic baskets. Imagination without skill gives us modern art.

Shakespeare


Nothing succeeds like success.

Shakespeare William


Destiny is a good thing to accept when it's going your way. When it isn't, don't call it destiny; call it injustice, treachery, or simple bad luck.

Shakespeare Wm.


Mum's the word.

Shakespeare Wm.


All religions issue Bibles against Satan, and say the most injurious things against him, but we never hear his side.

Shakespeare


American business long ago gave up on demanding that prospective employees be honest and hardworking. It has even stopped hoping for employees who are educated enough that they can tell the difference between the men's room and the women's room with

Shakespeare


Laws are like sausages. It's better not to see them being made.

Shakespeare


Anything anybody can say about America is true.

Shakespeare


I understand why you're confused. You're thinking too much.

Shakespeare


You probably wouldn't worry about what people think of you if you could know how seldom they do.

Shakespeare


Even the best of friends cannot attend each other's funeral.

Shakespeare


"You and I as individuals can, by borrowing, live beyond our means, but only for a limited period of time. Why should we think that collectively, as a nation, we are not bound by that same limitation?"

Shakespeare


You can get much further with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone.

Shakespeare


His followers called him Mahasamatman and said he was a god. He preferred to drop the Maha- and the -atman, however, and called himself Sam. He never claimed to be a god. But then, he never claimed not to be a god. Circum- stances being what they

Shakespeare


One good turn asketh another.

Shakespeare


A myth is a religion in which no-one any longer believes.

Shakespeare


The flush toilet is the basis of Western civilization.

Shakespeare


One hundred women are not worth a single testicle.

Shakespeare


You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.

Shakespeare William


The human animal differs from the lesser primates in his passion for lists of "Ten Best".

Shakespeare William


Canada Post doesn't really charge 32 cents for a stamp. It's 2 cents for postage and 30 cents for storage.

Shakespeare William


It is a lesson which all history teaches wise men, to put trust in ideas, and not in circumstances.

Shakespeare William


Like so many Americans, she was trying to construct a life that made sense from things she found in gift shops.

Shakespeare William


Scrubbing floors and emptying bedpans has as much dignity as the Presidency.

Shakespeare William


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.

Shakespeare William


The Worst Musical Trio There are few bad musicians who have a chance to give a recital at a famous concert hall while still learning the rudiments of their instrument. This happened about thirty years ago to the son of a Rumanian gentleman who was

Shakespeare William


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.

Shakespeare William


We have reason to be afraid. This is a terrible place.

Shakespeare William


Doctors and lawyers must go to school for years and years, often with little sleep and with great sacrifice to their first wives.

Shakespeare William


"Hi, I'm Preston A. Mantis, president of Consumers Retail Law Outlet. As you can see by my suit and the fact that I have all these books of equal height on the shelves behind me, I am a trained legal attorney. Do you have a car or a job? Do you ever

Shakespeare William


I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forego their use.

Shakespeare William


The worst cliques are those which consist of one man.

Shakespeare William


Nothing is impossible for the man who doesn't have to do it himself.

Shakespeare William


A Polish worker walks into a bank to deposit his paycheck. He has heard about Poland's economic problems, and he asks what would happen to his money if the bank collapsed. "All of our deposits are guaranteed by the finance ministry, sir," the telle

Shakespeare William


I am a man: nothing human is alien to me.

Shakespeare William


The Anglo-Saxon conscience does not prevent the Anglo-Saxon from sinning, it merely prevents him from enjoying his sin.

Shakespeare Wm.


To use violence is to already be defeated.

William Shakespeare


The day advanced as if to light some work of mine; it was morning, and lo! now it is evening, and nothing memorable is accomplished.

William Shakespeare


I ain't got no quarrel with them Viet Congs.

William Shakespeare


It is sweet to let the mind unbend on occasion.

William Shakespeare


The coast was clear.

William Shakespeare





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