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No poet or novelist wishes he was the only one who ever lived, but most of them wish they were the only one alive, and quite a number fondly believe their wish has been granted.

Shakespeare William


Or you or I must yield up his life to Ahrimanes. I would rather it were you. I should have no hesitation in sacrificing my own life to spare yours, but we take stock next week, and it would not be fair on the company.

Shakespeare William


The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


I have ways of making money that you know nothing of.

Shakespeare William


I respect faith, but doubt is what gives you an education.

Shakespeare William


If two wrongs don't make a right, try three.

Shakespeare William


He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.

Shakespeare William


Immature artists imitate, mature artists steal.

Shakespeare William


Once the toothpaste is out of the tube, it's hard to get it back in.

Shakespeare William


If the English language made any sense, lackadaisical would have something to do with a shortage of flowers.

Shakespeare William


The intelligence of any discussion diminishes with the square of the number of participants.

Shakespeare William


We're only in it for the volume.

Shakespeare William


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.

Shakespeare William


Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.

Shakespeare William


Nothing succeeds like success.

Shakespeare William


History is nothing but a collection of fables and useless trifles, cluttered up with a mass of unnecessary figures and proper names.

Shakespeare William


Catharsis is something I associate with pornography and crossword puzzles.

William Shakespeare


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,

William Shakespeare


One good turn deserves another.

William Shakespeare


Believe everything you hear about the world; nothing is too impossibly bad.

William Shakespeare


Pereant, inquit, qui ante nos nostra dixerunt. [Confound those who have said our remarks before us.] or [May they perish who have expressed our bright ideas before us.]

William Shakespeare





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