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... [concerning quotation marks] even if we *___did* quote anybody in this business, it probably would be gibberish.

B Marion Zimmer


Beggars should be no choosers.

Ba Dave


By the middle 1880's, practically all the roads except those in the South, were of the present standard gauge. The southern roads were still five feet between rails. It was decided to change the gauge of all southern roads to standard, in one day

Baber R.E.


In breeding cattle you need one bull for every twenty-five cows, unless the cows are known sluts.

Babson Roger


Well, the handwriting is on the floor.

Bacall Lauren


To restore a sense of reality, I think Walt Disney should have a Hardluckland.

Bach J.S.


Men's skin is different from women's skin. It is usually bigger, and it has more snakes tattooed on it. Also, if you examine a woman's skin very closely, inch by inch, starting at her shapely ankles, then gently tracing the slender curve of her cal

Bach Richard


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

Bacharach Burt


Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Bacon Francis


Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.

Bacon Francis


Chapter 1 The story so far: In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.

Bacon Francis


Without adventure, civilization is in full decay.

Bacon Francis


The ratio of literacy to illiteracy is a constant, but nowadays the illiterates can read.

Bacon Francis


Faith is under the left nipple.

Bacon Francis


A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow.

Bacon Francis


Why am I so soft in the middle when the rest of my life is so hard?

Bacon Francis


The problem with any unwritten law is that you don't know where to go to erase it.

Bailey P.J.


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

Baja Dan Jenkins


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

Baker Russell


I'm glad I was not born before tea.

Baker Russell


Too much of everything is just enough.

Baker Russell


Praise the sea; on shore remain.

Baker Russell


The means-and-ends moralists, or non-doers, always end up on their ends without any means.

Baldwin James


The individual choice of garnishment of a burger can be an important point to the consumer in this day when individualism is an increasingly important thing to people.

Baldwin Stanley


It is only by risking our persons from one hour to another that we live at all. And often enough our faith beforehand in an uncertified result is the only thing that makes the result come true.

Balfour


Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.

Balfour Arthur


Small is beautiful.

Balliett Whitney


The time spent on any item of the agenda [of a finance committee] will be in inverse proportion to the sum involved.

Ballou Hosea


You may have heard that a dean is to faculty as a hydrant is to a dog.

Balzac


Don't steal; thou'lt never thus compete successfully in business. Cheat.

Balzac Honor'e de


You can't run away forever, But there's nothing wrong with getting a good head start.

Bandits Time


Nothing is impossible for the man who doesn't have to do it himself.

Bankhead Tallulah


Like, if I'm not for me, then fer shure, like who will be? And if, y'know, if I'm not like fer anyone else, then hey, I mean, what am I? And if not now, like I dunno, maybe like when? And if not Who, then I dunno, maybe like the Rolling Stones?

Banks Russell


Women of genius commonly have masculine faces, figures and manners. In transplanting brains to an alien soil God leaves a little of the original earth clinging to the roots.

Banzai Buckaroo


The cable TV sex channels don't expand our horizons, don't make us better people, and don't come in clearly enough.

Barber Milt


Wishing without work is like fishing without bait.

Baretta


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

Barf Biff


The faster I go, the behinder I get.

Barker Clive


When you die, you lose a very important part of your life.

Barrie J.M.


Who goeth a-borrowing goeth a-sorrowing.

Barris Chuck


What one believes to be true either is true or becomes true.

Barry Dave


The penalty for laughing in a courtroom is six months in jail; if it were not for this penalty, the jury would never hear the evidence.

Barry Dave


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,

Barry Dave


In my end is my beginning.

Barry Dave


We have art that we do not die of the truth.

Barry Dave


Life is too short to be taken seriously.

Barry Dave


It is only the man whose intellect is clouded by his sexual impulse that could give the name of the fair sex to that undersized, narrow-shouldered, broad-hipped, and short-legged race.

Barry Dave


Take care of the luxuries and the necessities will take care of themselves.

Barry Dave


How do you explain school to a higher intelligence?

Barry Dave


We are not a loved organization, but we are a respected one.

Barry Dave


I didn't believe in reincarnation in any of my other lives. I don't see why I should have to believe in it in this one.

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


Fortune's Guide to Freshman Notetaking: WHEN THE PROFESSOR SAYS: YOU WRITE: Probably the greatest quality of the poetry John Milton

Barry Dave


Any philosophy that can be put "in a nutshell" belongs there.

Barry Dave


There's nothing to writing. All you do is sit at a typewriter and open a vein.

Barry Dave


Eggheads unite! You have nothing to lose but your yolks.

Barry Dave


The only promotion rules I can think of are that a sense of shame is to be avoided at all costs and there is never any reason for a hustler to be less cunning than more virtuous men. Oh yes ... whenever you think you've got something really great, a

Barry Dave


When the blind lead the blind they will both fall over the cliff.

Barry Dave


The greatest productive force is human selfishness.

Barry Dave


If God is One, what is bad?

Barry Dave


Remember that there is an outside world to see and enjoy.

Barry Dave


The trouble with superheros is what to do between phone booths.

Barry Dave


Let sleeping dogs lie.

Barry Dave


Who does not trust enough will not be trusted.

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


It is the quality rather than the quantity that matters.

Barry Dave


Mundus vult decipi decipiatur ergo.

Barry Dave


You can't expect a boy to be vicious till he's been to a good school.

Barry Dave


Great acts are made up of small deeds.

Barry Dave


About the time we think we can make ends meet, somebody moves the ends.

Barry Dave


A man is known by the company he organizes.

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


If a shameless woman expects to be defiled and then dies of her fierce love because you do not consent, will chastity also be homicide?

Barry Dave


The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.

Barry Dave


Would it help if I got out and pushed?

Barry Dave


Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.

Barry Dave


We have reason to be afraid. This is a terrible place.

Barry Dave


Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

Barry Dave


A likely impossibility is always preferable to an unconvincing possibility.

Barry Dave


One learns to itch where one can scratch.

Barry Dave


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

Barry Dave


Men are superior to women.

Barry Dave


Yevtushenko has... an ego that can crack crystal at a distance of twenty feet.

Barry Dave


Imagine what we can imagine!

Barry Dave


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.

Barry Dave


We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest.

Barry Dave


Divorce is a game played by lawyers.

Barry Dave


You cannot see the wood for the trees.

Barry Dave


I've got all the money I'll ever need if I die by 4 o'clock.

Barry Dave


A man said to the Universe: "Sir, I exist!" "However," replied the Universe, "the fact has not created in me a sense of obligation."

Baruch B.


Human resources are human first, and resources second.

Battie Bill


"Die? I should say not, dear fellow. No Barrymore would allow such a conventional thing to happen to him."

Baudelaire Charles


So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of money?

Beal Louise


The farther you go, the less you know.

Bear Greg


Money can't buy love, but it improves your bargaining position.

Beard Charles A.


There's nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself.

Beard Peter


"What's the use of a good quotation if you can't change it?"

Beaton Cecil


"Hey, Sam, how about a loan?" "Whattaya need?" "Oh, about $500." "Whattaya got for collateral?" "Whattaya need?" "How about an eye?"

Beatty Paul


The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

Beauvoir Simone de


Objectivity is to a newspaper what virtue is to a woman.

Beck Bob


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

Becke Samuel


All of the true things I am about to tell you are shameless lies.

Beckett


A woman who is unfaithful deserves to be shot.

Beckett Samuel


XXI: It's easy to get a loan unless you need it. XXII: If stock market experts were so expert, they would be buying stock, not selling advice. XXIII: Any task can be completed in only one-third more time than is currently estimated. XXIV:

Beckett Samuel


A society in which women are taught anything but the management of a family, the care of men, and the creation of the future generation is a society which is on its way out.

Beckett Samuel


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

Beckman Roman


A male gynecologist is like an auto mechanic who has never owned a car.

Beeblebrox Zaphod


Well, you know, no matter where you go, there you are.

Beecher Rev. Henry Ward


A word to the wise is enough.

Beer Stafford


Do not use that foreign word "ideals". We have that excellent native word "lies".

Behan Brendan


Odets, where is thy sting?

Behan Brendan


There must be more to life than having everything.

Behan Brendan


The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true. It is the chief occupation of mankind.

Behan Brendan


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.

Belloc Hilaire


She applies her lipstick in spite of its contents: "greasy rouge, containing crushed and dried insect corpses for coloring, beeswax for stiffness, and olive oil to help it flow - the latter having the unfortunate tendency to go rancid several hours a

Bellow Saul


The use of money is all the advantage there is to having money.

Ben Franklin


The great question that has never been answered and which I have not yet been able to answer despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul is: WHAT DOES A WOMAN WANT?

Benares Camden


The avocation of assessing the failures of better men can be turned into a comfortable livelihood, providing you back it up with a Ph.D.

Benares Camden


Please try to limit the amount of "this room doesn't have any bazingas" until you are told that those rooms are "punched out." Once punched out, we have a right to complain about atrocities, missing bazingas, and such.

Benchley Robert


(1) Avoid fried meats which angry up the blood. (2) If your stomach antagonizes you, pacify it with cool thoughts. (3) Keep the juices flowing by jangling around gently as you move. (4) Go very lightly on the vices, such as carrying on in society, as

Benchley Robert


The eye is a menace to clear sight, the ear is a menace to subtle hearing, the mind is a menace to wisdom, every organ of the senses is a menace to its own capacity. ... Fuss, the god of the Southern Ocean, and Fret, the god of the Northern Ocean, h

Benchley Robert


Let's say your wedding ring falls into your toaster, and when you stick your hand in to retrieve it, you suffer Pain and Suffering as well as Mental Anguish. You would sue: * The toaster manufacturer, for failure to include, in the instructions

Benchley Robert


When I have one foot in the grave I will tell the truth about women. I shall tell it, jump into my coffin, pull the lid over me, and say, "Do what you like now."

Benjami


If I cannot bend Heaven, I shall move Hell.

Benjamin A.


Freedom is what you do with what's been done to you.

Bennett Alan


Would that my hand were as swift as my tongue.

Bennett Arnold


Fain would I climb, yet fear I to fall.

Bennett D.


The life which is unexamined is not worth living.

Bennett James Gordon


A good scapegoat is hard to find. A guilty conscience is the mother of invention.

Bennett W.C.


Flame on!

Bennett W.C.


It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we have to do, that makes life blessed.

Bergen Candice


Judges, as a class, display, in the matter of arranging alimony, that reckless generosity which is found only in men who are giving away someone else's cash.

Berle Milton


A continuing flow of paper is sufficient to continue the flow of paper.

Berlioz Hector


XI: If the Earth could be made to rotate twice as fast, managers would get twice as much done. If the Earth could be made to rotate twenty times as fast, everyone else would get twice as much done since all the managers would fly off. XII: I

Berman Edgar


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

Bernanos Georges


If I were a grave-digger or even a hangman, there are some people I could work for with a great deal of enjoyment.

Berner Jeff


I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve immortality through not dying.

Berquier Edouard


The optimist thinks that this is the best of all possible worlds, and the pessimist knows it.

Berra Yogi


Facts are the enemy of truth.

Berra Yogi


A violent man will die a violent death.

Berryman John


"If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he next comes to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination."

Biel Gabriel


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

Bierce Ambrose


Housework can kill you if done right.

Bierce Ambrose


Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Bierce Ambrose


Nothing matters very much, and few things matter at all.

Bierce Ambrose


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

Bierce Ambrose


Look before you leap.

Bierce Ambrose


The world is your exercise-book, the pages on which you do your sums. It is not reality, although you can express reality there if you wish. You are also free to write nonsense, or lies, or to tear the pages.

Bierce Ambrose


The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.

Bierce Ambrose


Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is resolute acceptance of death.

Bierce Ambrose


Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.

Bierce Ambrose


There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Bilbo Baggins


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

Bill Adler


Love the sea? I dote upon it

Bill Cain


The confusion of a staff member is measured by the length of his memos.

Bill Cain


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

Billings Josh


It is not enough that I should succeed. Others must fail.

Billings Josh


Use what talents you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.

Billings Josh


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

Billings Josh


The only thing that experience teaches us is that experience teaches us nothing.

Billings Josh


Nothing will dispel enthusiasm like a small admission fee.

Billings Josh


And ever has it been known that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.

Billings Josh


There's no justice in this world.

Binder Dr. L.


VII. Certain bodies can pass through solid walls painted to resemble tunnel entrances; others cannot. This trompe l'oeil inconsistency has baffled generations, but at least it is known that whoever paints an entrance on a wall's surface to

Binstead Arthur


A snake lurks in the grass.

Bion


Words have a longer life than deeds.

Bion


Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!

Bion


Why isn't there a special name for the tops of your feet?

Bir Fred Nietzsche The


How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?

Bismarck Otto Von


There is no better way of exercising the imagination than the study of law. No poet ever interpreted nature as freely as a lawyer interprets truth.

Bismarck Otto Von


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.

Bismarck Otto von


There is always something new out of Africa.

Bismarck Otto von


A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature replaces it with.

Bismarck Otto von


The faster we go, the rounder we get.

Bismark Otto von


All of us should treasure his Oriental wisdom and his preaching of a Zen-like detachment, as exemplified by his constant reminder to clerks, tellers, or others who grew excited by his presence in their banks: "Just lie down on the floor and keep calm

Blair


"Consequences, Schmonsequences, as long as I'm rich."

Blake


The USA is so enormous, and so numerous are its schools, colleges and religious seminaries, many devoted to special religious beliefs ranging from the unorthodox to the dotty, that we can hardly wonder at its yielding a more bounteous harvest of gobb

Blake William


God is the tangential point between zero and infinity.

Blake William


If any man wishes to be humbled and mortified, let him become president of Harvard.

Blake William


Man is the measure of all things.

Blake William


Woman is generally so bad that the difference between a good and a bad woman scarcely exists.

Blake William


"The chain which can be yanked is not the eternal chain."

Blaylock James P.


While there's life, there's hope.

Blaylock James P.


The proof of the pudding is in the eating.

Blaylock James P.


A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.

Blaylock James P.


Any stone in your boot always migrates against the pressure gradient to exactly the point of most pressure.

Blish James


The real purpose of books is to trap the mind into doing its own thinking.

Blore


[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

Blore


The truth is what is; what should be is a dirty lie.

Bo Napoleon


L'hazard ne favorise que l'esprit prepare.

Bo Napoleon


He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.

Bob Cary Grant


"Every morning, I get up and look through the 'Forbes' list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work"

Bob Dylan


All men know the utility of useful things; but they do not know the utility of futility.

Boffo Mister


If a thing's worth doing, it is worth doing badly.

Bogart Humphrey


If you catch a man, throw him back.

Bogart Humphrey


If a man stay away from his wife for seven years, the law presumes the separation to have killed him; yet according to our daily experience, it might well prolong his life.

Bohr Niels


When a fellow says, "It ain't the money but the principle of the thing," it's the money.

Boleyn Anne


Plumbing is one of the easier of do-it-yourself activities, requiring only a few simple tools and a willingness to stick your arm into a clogged toilet. In fact, you can solve many home plumbing problems, such as annoying faucet drip, merely by tur

Bombeck Erma


There is a secret person undamaged within every individual.

Bombeck Erma


The executioner is, I hear, very expert, and my neck is very slender.

Bon John Dillinger on


Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.

Bono Ed De


That Xanthippe's husband should have become so great a philosopher is remarkable. Amid all the scolding, to be able to think! But he could not write: that was impossible. Socrates has not left us a single book.

Bonzai Buckaroo


When in doubt, mumble; when in trouble, delegate; when in charge, ponder.

Boorstin Daniel J.


A lot of people I know believe in positive thinking, and so do I. I believe everything positively stinks.

Boren James H.


Piece of cake!

Borge Victor


There has been a little distress selling on the stock exchange.

Bosky Bernadette


"We demand rigidly defined areas of doubt and uncertainty!"

Bosquet Pierre


A game can by God repent or we'll punish it. That's how they did it in Salem in the seventeenth century, and that's how we'll do it now.

Bossert W.


There are two ways of disliking poetry; one way is to dislike it, the other is to read Pope.

Boswell James


Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.

Bowie David


The only certainty is that nothing is certain.

Bowles Colin


I consider a new device or technology to have been culturally accepted when it has been used to commit a murder.

Bowles Colin


When I was in school, I cheated on my metaphysics exam: I looked into the soul of the boy sitting next to me.

Bradbury Ray


Work is the crab grass in the lawn of life.

Bradley F.H.


Remembering is for those who have forgotten.

Bradley General Omar N.


To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Bramah Ernest


Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely.

Brandeis Justice Louis D.


Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Brando Marlon


Misery no longer loves company. Nowadays it insists on it.

Brando Marlon


I remember when legal used to mean lawful, now it means some kind of loophole.

Brant Sebastian


I went into a bar feeling a little depressed, the bartender said, "What'll you have, Bud"? I said," I don't know, surprise me". So he showed me a nude picture of my wife.

Braun Wernher von


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

Brecher K.


The first requisite for immortality is death.

Brecheux J.


Bullwinkle: You just leave that to my pal. He's the brains of the outfit. General: What does that make YOU? Bullwinkle: What else? An executive.

Brecht Bertold


Work is of two kinds: first, altering the position of matter at or near the earth's surface relative to other matter; second, telling other people to do so.

Brecht Bertolt


The college graduate is presented with a sheepskin to cover his intellectual nakedness.

Brecht Bertolt


One picture is worth more than ten thousand words.

Brecht Bertolt


One good turn deserves another.

Brecht Bertolt


If happiness is in your destiny, you need not be in a hurry.

Brecht Bertolt


If a man loses his reverence for any part of life, he will lose his reverence for all of life.

Brecht Bertolt


A dream will always triumph over reality, once it is given the chance.

Brecht Bertolt


Pity the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.

Brenan Gerald


were found to be wearing neckwear that was tighter than their neck circumference. The visual discrimination of the 22 subjects was evaluated using a critical flicker frequency (CFF) test. Results of the CFF test indicated that tight neckwear signifi

Brescia Albertano of


Fortune and love befriend the bold.

Brian Herbert


What fools these mortals be.

Briggs Austen


She cried, and the judge wiped her tears with my checkbook.

Brilliant Ashleigh


Yesterday I was a dog. Today I'm a dog. Tomorrow I'll probably still be a dog. Sigh! There's so little hope for advancement.

Brilliant Ashleigh


From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the point that must be reached.

Brilliant Ashleigh


Somehow I reached excess without ever noticing when I was passing through satisfaction.

Brilliant Ashleigh


God is Dead.

Brilliant Ashleigh


The human animal differs from the lesser primates in his passion for lists of "Ten Best".

Broder David


Men freely believe that what they wish to desire.

Brodsky Joseph


Life is the childhood of our immortality.

Brogan Colm


I know not how I came into this, shall I call it a dying life or a living death?

Brooks Mel


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.

Brooks Atkinson


To every Ph.D. there is an equal and opposite Ph.D.

Brooks Mel


The secret of success is sincerity. Once you can fake that, you've got it made.

Brooks Mel


The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.

Brothers The Blues


As Gen. de Gaulle occassionally acknowledges America to be the daughter of Europe, so I am pleased to come to Yale, the daughter of Harvard.

Brothers The Blues


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

Broughton Philip


Two wrongs are only the beginning.

Brow John Mason


Exceptions prove the rule, and wreck the budget.

Brow John Mason


It is a lesson which all history teaches wise men, to put trust in ideas, and not in circumstances.

Brown Governor Jerry


Three o'clock in the afternoon is always just a little too late or a little too early for anything you want to do.

Brown Rita Mae


Nice guys finish last, but we get to sleep in.

Browning Robert


Prediction is very difficult, especially of the future.

Bruce Lenny


The race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, but that's the way to bet.

Bruce Lenny


I need another lawyer like I need another hole in my head.

Bruce Lenny


Our policy is, when in doubt, do the right thing.

Bruce Lenny


He that bringeth a present, findeth the door open.

Bruce Lenny


Non-Determinism is not meant to be reasonable.

Bruce Lenny


We should realize that a city is better off with bad laws, so long as they remain fixed, then with good laws that are constantly being altered, that the lack of learning combined with sound common sense is more helpful than the kind of cleverness th

Bruce Lenny


If men are not afraid to die, it is of no avail to threaten them with death. If men live in constant fear of dying, And if breaking the law means a man will be killed, Who will dare to break the law? There is always an official executioner. If

Bruce Lenny


He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.

Bruce Lenny


Life is like a sewer. What you get out of it depends on what you put into it.

Bruce Lenny


Honesty's the best policy.

Bruce Lenny


He who knows, does not speak. He who speaks, does not know.

Brunner John


Intellect annuls Fate. So far as a man thinks, he is free.

Bruyere Jean de la


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

Bry Yul


Money is truthful. If a man speaks of his honor, make him pay cash.

Bryson Lyman


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

Buckley Lord


Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these.

Buckley William F.


Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years.

Buckley William F.


I love treason but hate a traitor.

Buddha Gotama


It's hard to drive at the limit, but it's harder to know where the limits are.

Bullwinkle Rocky and


... a thing called Ethics, whose nature was confusing but if you had it you were a High-Class Realtor and if you hadn't you were a shyster, a piker and a fly-by-night. These virtues awakened Confidence and enabled you to handle Bigger Propositions.

Bullwinkle J. Moose


To add insult to injury.

Bulwer-Ly Grand Panjandrum


There is no proverb that is not true.

Bulwer-Lytton


Walking on water wasn't built in a day.

Bulwer-Lytton


The only reward of virtue is virtue.

Bulwer-Lytton


Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.

Bulwer-Lytton


When the going gets tough, everyone leaves.

Bumstead Dagwood


"World conquerors sometimes become fools, but fools never become world conquerors."

Bungei Shunju


"I don't mind going nowhere as long as it's an interesting path."

Buren Abigail Van


Television is a medium because anything well done is rare.

Buren Abigail Van


Some women should be beaten regularly, like gongs.

Burgess Anthony


So little time, so little to do.

Burgess Philip Larkin on Anthony


Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.

Burke James


It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.

Burnham Daniel Hudson


There's no such thing as an original sin.

Burns George


A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back the when it begins to rain.

Burns George


If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.

Burroughs William


If we spoke a different language, we would perceive a somewhat different world.

Burroughs William S.


I just got off the phone with Sonny Barger [President of the Hell's Angels]. He wants me to appear as a character witness for him at his murder trial and said he'd be glad to appear as a character witness on my behalf if I ever needed one. Needless

Burt Lanier Safford III


If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Burton Robert


If reporters don't know that truth is plural, they ought to be lawyers.

Burton Sir Richard


The optimum committee has no members.

Burton Sir Richard


The world wants to be deceived.

Business Risky


God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal.

Butler Dave


What excuses stand in your way? How can you eliminate them?

Butler Samuel


A verbal contract isn't worth the paper it's written on.

Butler Samuel


"I gained nothing at all from Supreme Enlightenment, and for that very reason it is called Supreme Enlightenment."

Butler Samuel


Before he became a hermit, Zarathud was a young Priest, and took great delight in making fools of his opponents in front of his followers. One day Zarathud took his students to a pleasant pasture and there he confronted The Sacred Chao while She

Butler Samuel


Wisdom is knowing what to do with what you know.

Butler Samuel


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.

Butler Samuel


General notions are generally wrong.

Butler Samuel


Mum's the word.

Bux Bastian B.


The man who has never been flogged has never been taught.

Byrnes James F.


Save a little money each month and at the end of the year you'll be surprised at how little you have.

Bywater T.


Indeed, the first noble truth of Buddhism, usually translated as `all life is suffering,' is more accurately rendered `life is filled with a sense of pervasive unsatisfactoriness.'

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

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

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