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Home is where the hurt is.

Oscar Wilde


Every man who has reached even his intellectual teens begins to suspect that life is no farce; that it is not genteel comedy even; that it flowers and fructifies on the contrary out of the profoundest tragic depths of the essential death in which its

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Another day, another dollar.

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It's always darkest just before the lights go out.

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Innovation is hard to schedule.

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The Worst Car Hire Service When David Schwartz left university in 1972, he set up Rent-a-wreck as a joke. Being a natural prankster, he acquired a fleet of beat-up shabby, wreckages waiting for the scrap heap in California. He put on a cap and lo

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Never buy from a rich salesman.

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For certain people, after fifty, litigation takes the place of sex.

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The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.

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"Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away".

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A woman who is unfaithful deserves to be shot.

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Beauty is one of the rare things which does not lead to doubt of God.

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Whatever it is, I fear Greeks even when they bring gifts.

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

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No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.

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Never buy what you do not want because it is cheap; it will be dear to you.

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Those who do things in a noble spirit of self-sacrifice are to be avoided at all costs.

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Whatever is not nailed down is mine. Whatever I can pry up is not nailed down.

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The [Ford Foundation] is a large body of money completely surrounded by people who want some.

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The pollution's at that awkward stage. Too thick to navigate and too thin to cultivate.

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Better tried by twelve than carried by six.

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Better late than never.

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IF I HAD A MINE SHAFT, I don't think I would just abandon it. There's got to be a better way.

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Someday, Weederman, we'll look back on all this and laugh... It will probably be one of those deep, eerie ones that slowly builds to a blood-curdling maniacal scream... but still it will be a laugh.

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He who knows that enough is enough will always have enough.

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Among all savage beasts, none is found so harmful as woman.

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Without adventure, civilization is in full decay.

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Never appeal to a man's "better nature." He may not have one. Invoking his self-interest gives you more leverage.

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What we do not understand we do not possess.

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Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills.

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Take what you can use and let the rest go by.

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When the speaker and he to whom he is speaks do not understand, that is metaphysics.

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In "King Henry VI, Part II," Shakespeare has Dick Butcher suggest to his fellow anti-establishment rabble-rousers, "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." That action may be extreme but a similar sentiment was expressed by Thomas K. Co

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You knew the job was dangerous when you took it, Fred.

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Everything is possible. Pass the word.

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A word to the wise is enough.

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Call on God, but row away from the rocks.

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Fill what's empty, empty what's full, scratch where it itches.

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Being a woman is a terribly difficult trade, since it consists principally of dealings with men.

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