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The seven deadly sins ... Food, clothing, firing, rent, taxes, respectability and children. Nothing can lift those seven milestones from man's neck but money; and the spirit cannot soar until the milestones are lifted.

Attorney General William


Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest way of selling goods, particularly if the goods are worthless.

Blake William


Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.

Blake William


Language is a virus from another planet.

Blake William


Some scholars are like donkeys, they merely carry a lot of books.

Blake William


Every man thinks God is on his side. The rich and powerful know that he is.

Blake William


Maternity pay? Now every Tom, Dick and Harry will get pregnant.

Buckley William F.


The salary of the chief executive of the large corporation is not a market award for achievement. It is frequently in the nature of a warm personal gesture by the individual to himself.

Buckley William F.


Happiness is having a scratch for every itch.

Burroughs William


Let us not look back in anger or forward in fear, but around us in awareness.

Burroughs William S.


Imagine what we can imagine!

Channing William Ellery


To err is human, to repent, divine, to persist, devilish.

Clarence Darrow to William


You have to run as fast as you can just to stay where you are. If you want to get anywhere, you'll have to run much faster.

Faulkner William


There is a secret person undamaged within every individual.

Faulkner William


If there were a school for, say, sheet metal workers, that after three years left its graduates as unprepared for their careers as does law school, it would be closed down in a minute, and no doubt by lawyers.

Garrison William Lloyd


Sometimes a man who deserves to be looked down upon because he is a fool is despised only because he is a lawyer.

Halsey Admiral William


All hope abandon, ye who enter here!

Hazlitt William


Some men are heterosexual, and some are bisexual, and some men don't think about sex at all... they become lawyers.

Hodder-Williams Christopher


Doubt isn't the opposite of faith; it is an element of faith.

James William


I'd be a poorer man if I'd never seen an eagle fly.

James William


Feminists say 60 percent of the country's wealth is in the hands of women. They're letting men hold the other 40 percent because their handbags are full.

LeoGrande William


Facts are the enemy of truth.

Morris William


Nasrudin returned to his village from the imperial capital, and the villagers gathered around to hear what had passed. "At this time," said Nasrudin, "I only want to say that the King spoke to me." All the villagers but the stupidest ran off to spr

Orton William


An older student came to Otis and said, "I have been to see a great number of teachers and I have given up a great number of pleasures. I have fasted, been celibate and stayed awake nights seeking enlightenment. I have given up everything I was aske

Penn William


A good reputation is more valuable than money.

Shake William


Yet creeds mean very little, Coth answered the dark god, still speaking almost gently. The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true.

Shake William


The life which is unexamined is not worth living.

Shake William


No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.

Shake William


Where it is a duty to worship the sun it is pretty sure to be a crime to examine the laws of heat.

Shake William


Never promise more than you can perform.

Shake William


A snake lurks in the grass.

Shake William


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

Shake William


If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Shake William


You can fool all the people all of the time if the advertising is right and the budget is big enough.

Shake 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.

Shake William


Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness.

Shakes William


... why should you waste a single moment of *your* life seeming to be something you don't want to be? Lord, that's so simple. If you hate your job, quit it. If your friends are tedious, go out and find new friends. You are queer, you lucky fool, a

Shakes William


[District Attorneys] learn in District Attorney School that there are two sure-fire ways to get a lot of favorable publicity: (1) Go down and raid all the lockers in the local high school and confiscate 53 marijuana cigarettes and put them in a

Shakesp William


Who dat who say "who dat" when I say "who dat"?

Shakesp William


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.

Shakesp William


Good government never depends upon laws, but upon the personal qualities of those who govern. The machinery of government is always subordinate to the will of those who administer that machinery. The most important element of government, therefore,

Shakespear William


Let's remind ourselves that last year's fresh idea is today's cliche.

Shakespear William


I have seen the future and it is just like the present, only longer.

Shakespear William


For every bloke who makes his mark, there's half a dozen waiting to rub it out.

Shakespear William


A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.

Shakespear 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


Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it to?

Shakespeare William


Don't get mad, get even.

Shakespeare William


Optimism is the content of small men in high places.

Shakespeare William


"We maintain that the very foundation of our way of life is what we call free enterprise," said Cash McCall, "but when one of our citizens show enough free enterprise to pile up a little of that profit, we do our best to make him feel that he ought t

Shakespeare William


Every young man should have a hobby: learning how to handle money is the best one.

Shakespeare William


Trifles make perfection, and perfection is no trifle.

Shakespeare William


There is no comfort without pain; thus we define salvation through suffering.

Shakespeare William


Unprovided with original learning, unformed in the habits of thinking, unskilled in the arts of composition, I resolved to write a book.

Shakespeare William


Joe Cool always spends the first two weeks at college sailing his frisbee.

Shakespeare William


Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

Shakespeare William


Catharsis is something I associate with pornography and crossword puzzles.

Shakespeare William


I know on which side my bread is buttered.

Shakespeare William


Man is the measure of all things.

Shakespeare William


No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.

Shakespeare William


The lawgiver, of all beings, most owes the law allegiance. He of all men should behave as though the law compelled him. But it is the universal weakness of mankind that what we are given to administer we presently imagine we own.

Shakespeare William


Superstition, idolatry, and hypocrisy have ample wages, but truth goes a-begging.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


We have lingered long enough on the shores of the Cosmic Ocean.

White William Allen


It is better to live rich than to die rich.

White William Allen


Non-Determinism is not meant to be reasonable.

William


For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.

William Gibson


"Why are we importing all these highbrow plays like `Amadeus'? I could have told you Mozart was a jerk for nothing."

William S. Paley


Happiness isn't something you experience; it's something you remember.

William Shakespeare


Better tried by twelve than carried by six.

William Shakespeare


In dwelling, be close to the land. In meditation, delve deep into the heart. In dealing with others, be gentle and kind. In speech, be true. In work, be competent. In action, be careful of your timing.

William Shakespeare


I'm always looking for a new idea that will be more productive than its cost.

William Shakespeare


This is an especially good time for you vacationers who plan to fly, because the Reagan administration, as part of the same policy under which it recently sold Yellowstone National Park to Wayne Newton, has "deregulated" the airline industry. What t

William 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

Williams H.H.


We were so poor we couldn't afford a watchdog. If we heard a noise at night, we'd bark ourselves.

Williams Robin


Dear Mister Language Person: What is the purpose of the apostrophe? Answer: The apostrophe is used mainly in hand-lettered small business signs to alert the reader than an "S" is coming up at the end of a word, as in: WE DO NOT EXCEPT PERSONAL CHEC

Williams Tennessee


With all the talent around, it's sort of amazing that a woman could be up here with us.

Williams Robin


Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.

Williamson Ren'e de Visme


Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.

Williamson Nicol


Were there no women, men might live like gods.

Williamson Dr. Paul


Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Yeats William Butler





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