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You know very well that whether you are on page one or page thirty depends on whether [the press] fear you. It is just as simple as that.

Shakespeare


Take your work seriously but never take yourself seriously; and do not take what happens either to yourself or your work seriously.

Shakespeare


If the colleges were better, if they really had it, you would need to get the police at the gates to keep order in the inrushing multitude. See in college how we thwart the natural love of learning by leaving the natural method of teaching what each

Shakespeare


There is no doubt that my lawyer is honest. For example, when he filed his income tax return last year, he declared half of his salary as 'unearned income.'

Shakespeare


Pauca sed matura. [Few but excellent.]

Shakespeare


Anyone who has had a bull by the tail knows five or six more things than someone who hasn't.

Shakespeare


It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.

Shakespeare William


Talking about music is like dancing about architecture.

Shakespeare Wm.


It is bad luck to be superstitious.

Shakespeare Wm.


The rule is, jam to-morrow and jam yesterday, but never jam today.

Shakespeare


Facts, apart from their relationships, are like labels on empty bottles.

Shakespeare


Princeton's taste is sweet like a strawberry tart. Harvard's is a subtle taste, like whiskey, coffee, or tobacco. It may even be a bad habit, for all I know.

Shakespeare


Visits always give pleasure: if not on arrival, then on the departure.

Shakespeare


On Monday mornings I am dedicated to the proposition that all men are created jerks.

Shakespeare


The Least Perceptive Literary Critic The most important critic in our field of study is Lord Halifax. A most individual judge of poetry, he once invited Alexander Pope round to give a public reading of his latest poem. Pope, the leading poet of h

Shakespeare


Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths good theatre.

Shakespeare


Men use thought only to justify their wrong doings, and speech only to conceal their thoughts.

Shakespeare


I'll turn over a new leaf.

Shakespeare


To stay young requires unceasing cultivation of the ability to unlearn old falsehoods.

Shakespeare


Art is a lie which makes us realize the truth.

Shakespeare


I went to a Grateful Dead Concert and they played for SEVEN hours. Great song.

Shakespeare


This is the first age that's paid much attention to the future, which is a little ironic since we may not have one.

Shakespeare


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

Shakespeare


Lack of money is the root of all evil.

Shakespeare William


If two people love each other, there can be no happy end to it.

Shakespeare William


If little else, the brain is an educational toy.

Shakespeare William


He who wonders discovers that this in itself is wonder.

Shakespeare William


If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.

Shakespeare William


When you are about to die, a wombat is better than no company at all.

Shakespeare William


Pilfering Treasury property is paticularly dangerous: big thieves are ruthless in punishing little thieves.

Shakespeare William


When in doubt, tell the truth.

Shakespeare William


Why my thoughts are my own, when they are in, but when they are out they are another's.

Shakespeare William


The ratio of literacy to illiteracy is a constant, but nowadays the illiterates can read.

Shakespeare William


You can't erase a dream, you can only wake me up.

Shakespeare William


If there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.

Shakespeare William


The mirror sees the man as beautiful, the mirror loves the man; another mirror sees the man as frightful and hates him; and it is always the same being who produces the impressions.

Shakespeare William


There is nothing wrong with Southern California that a rise in the ocean level wouldn't cure.

Shakespeare William


Humans are communications junkies. We just can't get enough.

Shakespeare William


The majority of the stupid is invincible and guaranteed for all time. The terror of their tyranny, however, is alleviated by their lack of consistency.

Shakespeare William


A committee is a group that keeps the minutes and loses hours.

Shakespeare William


If I were a grave-digger or even a hangman, there are some people I could work for with a great deal of enjoyment.

Shakespeare Wm.


Authors (and perhaps columnists) eventually rise to the top of whatever depths they were once able to plumb.

William Shakespeare


were found to be wearing neckwear that was tighter than their neck circumference. The visual discrimination of the 22 subjects was evaluated using a critical flicker frequency (CFF) test. Results of the CFF test indicated that tight neckwear signifi

William Shakespeare


We give advice, but we cannot give the wisdom to profit by it.

William Shakespeare


Fanaticism consists of redoubling your effort when you have forgotten your aim.

William Shakespeare


My theology, briefly, is that the universe was dictated but not signed.

William Shakespeare





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Theology is an attempt to explain a subject by men who do not understand it. The intent is not to tell the truth but to satisfy the questioner.
Hubbard Elbert

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