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The only two things that motivate me and that matter to me are revenge and guilt.

D Vine

Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.

D'Hericault Charles

She is not refined. She is not unrefined. She keeps a parrot.

Dada Idi Amin

We Americans, we're a simple people... but piss us off, and we'll bomb your cities.

Dada Idi Amin

If two men agree on everything, you may be sure that one of them is doing the thinking.

Dagny Taggart

Poverty must have its satisfactions, else there would not be so many poor people.

Daley Mayor

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.

Daley Mayor

So far as we are human, what we do must be either evil or good: so far as we do evil or good, we are human: and it is better, in a paradoxical way, to do evil than to do nothing: at least we exist.

Daley Richard

My dear People. My dear Bagginses and Boffins, and my dear Tooks and Brandybucks, and Grubbs, and Chubbs, and Burrowses, and Hornblowers, and Bolgers, Bracegirdles, Goodbodies, Brockhouses and Proudfoots. Also my good Sackville Bagginses that I w

Dali Salvador

"Earth is a great, big funhouse without the fun."

Dam Andries van

Five bicycles make a volkswagen, seven make a truck.

Dane Franklin K.

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

Dangerfield Rodney

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

Danton G.J.

We must respect the other fellow's religion, but only in the sense and to the extent that we respect his theory that his wife is beautiful and his children smart.

Darling Charles

Let me take you a button-hole lower.

Darrow Clarence

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

Darrow Clarence

"Spare no expense to save money on this one."

Darrow Clarence

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

Darrow Clarence

Tertullian was born in Carthage somewhere about 160 A.D. He was a pagan, and he abandoned himself to the lascivious life of his city until about his 35th year, when he became a Christian. [...] To him is ascribed the sublime confession: Credo quia

Darrow Clarence

Try not to have a good time ... This is supposed to be educational.

Darrow Clarence

"It's a summons." "What's a summons?" "It means summon's in trouble."

Darwin Charles

Forgive your enemies, but don't forget their names.

Darwin Porter

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

Dass Baba Ram

Well, he didn't know what to do, so he decided to look at the government, to see what they did, and scale it down and run his life that way.

Dass Baba Ram

There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full.


A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who has never learned to walk.

Dave Barry

Men will fuck mud.

David Bodanis

If one inquires why the American tradition is so strong against any connection of State and Church, why it dreads even the rudiments of religious teaching in state-maintained schools, the immediate and superficial answer is not far to seek. ... The

David Niven

I want to be the white man's brother, not his brother-in-law.

Davis Evan

As failures go, attempting to recall the past is like trying to grasp the meaning of existence. Both make one feel like a baby clutching at a basketball: one's palms keep sliding off.

Davis Evan

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.

Davis Miles

Everywhere I go I'm asked if I think the university stifles writers. My opinion is that they don't stifle enough of them. There's many a bestseller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.

Davisson Richard

A group of politicians deciding to dump a President because his morals are bad is like the Mafia getting together to bump off the Godfather for not going to church on Sunday.

Day Clarence

I understand why you're confused. You're thinking too much.

DeBalzac Honore

The course of true anything never does run smooth.

DeGaulle Charles

The less a statesman amounts to, the more he loves the flag.

Dead The Grateful

Instead of giving money to found colleges to promote learning, why don't they pass a constitutional amendment prohibiting anybody from learning anything? If it works as good as the Prohibition one did, why, in five years we would have the smartest r

Dean James

When, in 1964, New Hampshire Republican Senator Norris Cotton announced his support of Bary Goldwater in his state's primary election, he was questioned as to whether this indicated a change of his hitherto "liberal" political views. "Well," expla

Dekker Thomas

Once again, we come to the Holiday Season, a deeply religious time that each of us observes, in his own way, by going to the mall of his choice. In the old days, it was not called the Holiday Season; the Christians called it "Christmas" and went to


A woman employs sincerity only when every other form of deception has failed.

Dennett Daniel

You may be sure that when a man begins to call himself a "realist," he is preparing to do something he is secretly ashamed of doing.

Derek Bok

Optimism is the content of small men in high places.


The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.

Descartes Rene

America is a melting pot. You know, where those on the bottom get burned, and the scum rises to the top.

Dewar Lord Thomas

To lead people, you must follow behind.

Dewar Lord Thomas

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

Dewar Lord Thomas Rober

It's not so hard to lift yourself by your bootstraps once you're off the ground.

Dewey John

It doesn't matter whether you win or lose

Dick Philip K.

Don't get the idea that I'm one of those goddamn radicals. Don't get the idea that I'm knocking the American system.

Dickens Charles

I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.

Dickens Charles

I never made a mistake in my life. I thought I did once, but I was wrong.

Dickens Charles

The only thing to do with good advice is pass it on. It is never any use to oneself.

Dickey James

Fain would I climb, yet fear I to fall.

Dickson Paul

You are a wish to be here wishing yourself.

Dictionary Webster's Unafraid

There is no act of treachery or mean-ness of which a political party is not capable; for in politics there is no honour.

Dictum Schumacher's

The great merit of society is to make one appreciate solitude.

Diefenbaker John

Three things have been difficult to tame: The oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the ocean. Fools and women will take a little longer.

Dillinger John

Don't go to bed with no price on your head.


"Well," Brahma said, "even after ten thousand explanations, a fool is no wiser, but an intelligent man requires only two thousand five hundred."

Disney Walt

We could do that, but it would be wrong, that's for sure.

Disney Walt

The two party system ... is a triumph of the dialectic. It showed that two could be one and one could be two and had probably been fabricated by Hegel for the American market on a subcontract from General Dynamics.

Disra Benjamin

We give advice, but we cannot give the wisdom to profit by it.

Disrael Benjamin

Solipsists of the World... you are already united.

Disraeli Benjamin

Ye've also got to remember that ... respectable people do the most astonishin' things to preserve their respectability. Thank God I'm not respectable.

Disraeli Benjamin

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Disraeli Benjamin

To defend the Saigon regime is not worth one more human life.

Disraeli Benjamin

I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.

Disraeli Benjamin

You know very well that whether you are on page one or page thirty depends on whether [the press] fear you. It is just as simple as that.

Disraeli Benjamin

Life is the childhood of our immortality.

Dobbs Waldo D.R.

People say I live in my own little fantasy world... well, at least they *know* me there!

Dobson Austin

The only alliance I would make with the Women's Liberation Movement is in bed.

Doctor The

The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that carries any reward.

Dogtender The Mad

If you have to ask what jazz is, you'll never know.

Dolph Sharp

God help those who do not help themselves.

Dolph Sharp

What we do not understand we do not possess.

Donald N. Smith president

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

Donatus Aelius

The Golden Rule is of no use to you whatever unless you realize it is your move.

Donleavy J.P.

Relations are simply a tedious pack of people, who haven't the remotest knowledge of how to live, nor the smallest instinct about when to die.

Dooley Mr.

To be or not to be.

Dooley Mr.

It shall be unlawful for any suspicious person to be within the municipality.

Dostoyevski F.

Remember folks. Street lights timed for 35 mph are also timed for 70 mph.

Doug Larson

He who fears the unknown may one day flee from his own backside.

Douglas Lord Alfred

Unquestionably, there is progress. The average American now pays out twice as much in taxes as he formerly got in wages.

Douglas Norman

Something better... 1 (obvious): Excuse me. Is that your nose or did a bus park on your face? 2 (meteorological): Everybody take cover. She's going to blow. 3 (fashionable): You know, you could de-emphasize your nose if you wore something l

Douglas Adams

I'm sorry I missed.

Douglass Frederick

You buy a judge by weight, like iron in a junk yard. A justice of the peace or a magistrate can be had for a five-dollar bill. In the municipal courts, he will cost you ten. In the circuit or superior courts, he wants fifteen. The state appellate

Douglass Frederick

Only a mediocre person is always at his best.

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan

That's always the way when you discover something new; everyone thinks you're crazy.

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan

There may be said to be two classes of people in the world; those who constantly divide the people of the world into two classes and those who do not.

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan

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

Dr. Laurence J. Peter

What, after all, is a halo? It's only one more thing to keep clean.

Dreshfield Jerry

Being in the army is like being in the Boy Scouts, except that the Boy Scouts have adult supervision.

Droz Gustave

Rincewind looked down at him and grinned slowly. It was a wide, manic, and utterly humourless rictus. It was the sort of grin that is normally accompanied by small riverside birds wandering in and out, picking scraps out of the teeth.

Drucker Peter

Suffering alone exists, none who suffer; The deed there is, but no doer thereof; Nirvana is, but no one is seeking it; The Path there is, but none who travel it.

Dudley Riggs

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.

Duggan B.

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Duke Raoul

Out of sight is out of mind.


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

Dumas Alexander

Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.

Dumas Alexandre

You tread upon my patience.

Dunne Finley Peter

Public use of any portable music system is a virtually guaranteed indicator of sociopathic tendencies.

Durant Will

There are no manifestos like cannon and musketry.

Durocher Leo

You first have to decide whether to use the short or the long form. The short form is what the Internal Revenue Service calls "simplified", which means it is designed for people who need the help of a Sears tax-preparation expert to distinguish betwe

Dwight Walter

You can observe a lot just by watching.

Dwight Van de Vate

Usually, when a lot of men get together, it's called a war.

Dye W.H. Auden

The only winner in the War of 1812 was Tchaikovsky.


The problem with me is that I am fifty or one hundred years ahead of my time. My speed is very fast. Some ministers have had to drop out of my government because they could not keep up.

Dyke Henry Van

The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.


Trust in Allah, but tie your camel.

Dylan Bob

Never promise more than you can perform.

Dylan Bob

Best Mistakes In Films In his "Filmgoer's Companion", Mr. Leslie Halliwell helpfully lists four of the cinema's greatest moments which you should get to see if at all possible. In "Carmen Jones", the camera tracks with Dorothy Dandridge down a st

Dylan Bob

After his Ignoble Disgrace, Satan was being expelled from Heaven. As he passed through the Gates, he paused a moment in thought, and turned to God and said, "A new creature called Man, I hear, is soon to be created." "This is true," He replied.

Dyson Freeman

I'm going to raise an issue and stick it in your ear.

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Everybody likes a kidder, but nobody lends him money.

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