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"In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point."

Attorney General William


Coincidences are spiritual puns.

Blake William


Gratitude and treachery are merely the two extremities of the same procession. You have seen all of it that is worth staying for when the band and the gaudy officials have gone by.

Blake William


Ain't no right way to do a wrong thing.

Blake William


Never have so many understood so little about so much.

Blake William


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

Blake William


A sinking ship gathers no moss.

Buckley William F.


Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.

Buckley William F.


"The Lord gave us farmers two strong hands so we could grab as much as we could with both of them."

Burroughs William


Playing an unamplified electric guitar is like strumming on a picnic table.

Burroughs William S.


Where there is much light there is also much shadow.

Channing William Ellery


A priest asked: What is Fate, Master? And the Master answered: It is that which gives a beast of burden its reason for existence. It is that which men in former times had to bear upon their backs. It is that which has caused nations to build bywa

Clarence Darrow to William


The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Faulkner William


Everything is possible. Pass the word.

Faulkner William


There are three reasons for becoming a writer: the first is that you need the money; the second that you have something to say that you think the world should know; the third is that you can't think what to do with the long winter evenings.

Garrison William Lloyd


Diplomacy is to do and say, the nastiest thing in the nicest way.

Halsey Admiral William


Si jeunesse savait, si vieillesse pouvait. [If youth but knew, if old age but could.]

Hazlitt William


Russia has abolished God, but so far God has been more tolerant.

Hodder-Williams Christopher


When a shepherd goes to kill a wolf, and takes his dog along to see the sport, he should take care to avoid mistakes. The dog has certain relationships to the wolf the shepherd may have forgotten.

James William


Any road followed to its end leads precisely nowhere. Climb the mountain just a little to test it's a mountain. From the top of the mountain, you cannot see the mountain.

James William


Very few people do anything creative after the age of thirty-five. The reason is that very few people do anything creative before the age of thirty-five.

LeoGrande William


If little green men land in your back yard, hide any little green women you've got in the house.

Morris William


The broad mass of a nation... will more easily fall victim to a big lie than to a small one.

Orton William


Whoever has lived long enough to find out what life is, knows how deep a debt of gratitude we owe to Adam, the first great benefactor of our race. He brought death into the world.

Penn William


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

Shake William


The United States is like the guy at the party who gives cocaine to everybody and still nobody likes him.

Shake William


You can't have your cake and let your neighbor eat it too.

Shake William


Would that my hand were as swift as my tongue.

Shake 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.

Shake William


Rule the Empire through force.

Shake William


Fay: The British police force used to be run by men of integrity. Truscott: That is a mistake which has been rectified.

Shake William


"Somewhere", said Father Vittorini, "did Blake not speak of the Machineries of Joy? That is, did not God promote environments, then intimidate these Natures by provoking the existence of flesh, toy men and women, such as are we all? And thus happi

Shake William


If God wanted us to have a President, He would have sent us a candidate.

Shake William


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

Shake William


Toto, I don't think we're in Kansas anymore.

Shake William


The first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it.

Shakes William


My advice to you, my violent friend, is to seek out gold and sit on it.

Shakes William


The scum also rises.

Shakesp William


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

Shakesp William


If we can ever make red tape nutritional, we can feed the world.

Shakesp William


"MacDonald has the gift on compressing the largest amount of words into the smallest amount of thoughts."

Shakespear William


And what accomplished villains these old engineers were! What diabolical ways to sabotage they found! Nikolai Karlovich von Meck, of the People's Comissariat of Railroads ... would hold forth for hours on end about the economic problems involved in

Shakespear William


Blessed are the young, for they shall inherit the national debt.

Shakespear William


For 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.

Shakespear William


Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.

Shakespear William


Gay shlafen: Yiddish for "go to sleep". Now doesn't "gay shlafen" have a softer, more soothing sound than the harsh, staccato "go to sleep"? Listen to the difference: "Go to sleep, you little wretch!" ... "Gay shlafen, darling." Obvious, isn't

Shakespeare William


Do not despair of life. You have no doubt force enough to overcome your obstacles. Think of the fox prowling through wood and field in a winter night for something to satisfy his hunger. Notwithstanding cold and hounds and traps, his race survives

Shakespeare William


Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected.

Shakespeare William


Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game and dumb enough to think it's important.

Shakespeare William


In Pierre Trudeau, Canada has finally produced a Prime Minister worthy of assassination.

Shakespeare William


It is difficult to produce a television documentary that is both incisive and probing when every twelve minutes one is interrupted by twelve dancing rabbits singing about toilet paper.

Shakespeare William


Whatever doesn't succeed in two months and a half in California will never succeed.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


The first requisite for immortality is death.

Shakespeare William


Well, here it is, 1983, so it won't be long before you start reading a lot of boring stories about people like Vance Hartke. Hartke is a governor or mayor or something from one of the flatter states, and the reason you'll be reading about him is tha

Shakespeare William


For myself, I can only say that I am astonished and somewhat terrified at the results of this evening's experiments. Astonished at the wonderful power you have developed, and terrified at the thought that so much hideous and bad music may be put on

Shakespeare William


As to Jesus of Nazareth... I think the system of Morals and his Religion, as he left them to us, the best the World ever saw or is likely to see; but I apprehend it has received various corrupting Changes, and I have, with most of the present Dissent

Shakespeare William


Why be a man when you can be a success?

Shakespeare William


Human resources are human first, and resources second.

Shakespeare William


Go ahead... make my day.

Shakespeare William


Thou hast seen nothing yet.

Shakespeare William


Classical music is the kind we keep thinking will turn into a tune.

Shakespeare William


"Remember, if it's being done correctly, here or abroad, it's ___not the U.S. Army doing it!"

Shakespeare William


"Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity is the mother of futile dodges" is much nearer the truth.

White William Allen


Marijuana will be legal some day, because the many law students who now smoke pot will someday become congressmen and legalize it in order to protect themselves.

White William Allen


Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organisation of hatreds.

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.

William Gibson


I never believed in Santa Claus because I knew no white dude would come into my neighborhood after dark.

William S. Paley


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

William Shakespeare


Men are superior to women.

William Shakespeare


A commune is where people join together to share their lack of wealth.

William Shakespeare


When the going gets tough, everyone leaves.

William Shakespeare


We all live in a state of ambitious poverty.

William Shakespeare


Why does a hearse horse snicker, hauling a lawyer away?

Williams H.H.


I was in this prematurely air conditioned supermarket and there were all these aisles and there were these bathing caps you could buy that had these kind of Fourth of July plumes on them that were red and yellow and blue and I wasn't tempted to buy

Williams Robin


REPORTER: Senator, are you for or against the MX missile system? SENATOR: Bob, the MX missile system reminds me of an old saying that the country folk in my state like to say. It goes like this: "You can carry a pig for six miles, but if you set i

Williams Tennessee


"You've got to have a gimmick if your band sucks."

Williams Robin


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.

Williamson Ren'e de Visme


You should never wear your best trousers when you go out to fight for freedom and liberty.

Williamson Nicol


You couldn't even prove the White House staff sane beyond a reasonable doubt.

Williamson Dr. Paul


The day will come when the mystical generation of Jesus, by the Supreme Being as his Father, in the womb of a virgin will be classified with the fable of the generation of Minerva in the brain of Jupiter. But we may hope that the dawn of reason and

Yeats William Butler





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