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I used to be disgusted, now I find I'm just amused.

Voltaire


Of all possible committee reactions to any given agenda item, the reaction that will occur is the one which will liberate the greatest amount of hot air.

Voltaire


Honesty's the best policy.

Voltaire


Carol's head ached as she trailed behind the unsmiling Calibrees along the block of booths. She chirruped at Kennicott, "Let's be wild! Let's ride on the merry-go-round and grab a gold ring!" Kennicott considered it, and mumbled to Calibree, "Thin

Voltaire


I have had my television aerials removed. It's the moral equivalent of a prostate operation.

Voltaire


A woman takes off her claim to respect along with her garments.

Voltaire


In the Spring, I have counted 136 different kinds of weather inside of 24 hours.

Voltaire


People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war, or before an election.

Voltaire


The old complaint that mass culture is designed for eleven-year-olds is of course a shameful canard. The key age has traditionally been more like fourteen.

Voltaire





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A Galileo could no more be elected president of the United States than he could be elected Pope of Rome. Both high posts are reserved for men favored by God with an extraordinary genius for swathing the bitter facts of life in bandages of self-illus
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