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What!? Me worry?

D Vine


Illusion is the first of all pleasures.

D'Hericault Charles


Hard work never killed anybody, but why take a chance?

Dada Idi Amin


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

Dada Idi Amin


One hundred women are not worth a single testicle.

Dagny Taggart


Anyone can do any amount of work provided it isn't the work he is supposed to be doing at the moment.

Daley Mayor


If truth is beauty, how come no one has their hair done in the library?

Daley Mayor


Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Daley Richard


Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Dali Salvador


... before I could come to any conclusion it occurred to me that my speech or my silence, indeed any action of mine, would be a mere futility. What did it matter what anyone knew or ignored? What did it matter who was manager? One gets sometimes s

Dam Andries van


You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.

Dane Franklin K.


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

Dangerfield Rodney


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

Danton G.J.


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.

Darling Charles


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

Darrow Clarence


Television is now so desperately hungry for material that it is scraping the top of the barrel.

Darrow Clarence


Everything takes longer, costs more, and is less useful.

Darrow Clarence


I know on which side my bread is buttered.

Darrow Clarence


Wait for that wisest of all counselors, Time.

Darrow Clarence


He has not acquired a fortune; the fortune has acquired him.

Darrow Clarence


[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

Darwin Charles


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

Darwin Porter


Recently deceased blues guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan "comes to" after his death. He sees Jimi Hendrix sitting next to him, tuning his guitar. "Holy cow," he thinks to himself, "this guy is my idol." Over at the microphone, about to sing, are Jim Mo

Dass Baba Ram


God is Dead.

Dass Baba Ram


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.

Dave


Nitwit ideas are for emergencies. You use them when you've got nothing else to try. If they work, they go in the Book. Otherwise you follow the Book, which is largely a collection of nitwit ideas that worked.

Dave Barry


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.

David Bodanis


Knowledge is power.

David Niven


Would ye both eat your cake and have your cake?

Davis Evan


A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Davis Evan


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

Davis Miles


"I'm dying," he croaked. "My experiment was a success," the chemist retorted . "You can't really train a beagle," he dogmatized. "That's no beagle, it's a mongrel," she muttered. "The fire is going out," he bellowed. "Bad marksmanship," the h

Davisson Richard


The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

Day Clarence


You can tell the ideals of a nation by its advertisements.

DeBalzac Honore


Satire is what closes Saturday night.

DeGaulle Charles


The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form.

Dead The Grateful


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

Dean James


America, I'm putting my queer shoulder to the wheel.

Dekker Thomas


No problem is so formidable that you can't just walk away from it.

Demosthenes


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

Dennett Daniel


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

Derek Bok


If you hype something and it succeeds, you're a genius

Descart


Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.

Descartes Rene


One good turn asketh another.

Dewar Lord Thomas


Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Dewar Lord Thomas


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.

Dewar Lord Thomas Rober


Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.

Dewey John


Rotten wood cannot be carved.

Dick Philip K.


Who does not trust enough will not be trusted.

Dickens Charles


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

Dickens Charles


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

Dickens Charles


Mate, this parrot wouldn't VOOM if you put four million volts through it!

Dickey James


The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

Dickson Paul


When eating an elephant take one bite at a time.

Dictionary Webster's Unafraid


"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"

Dictum Schumacher's


Where there is much light there is also much shadow.

Diefenbaker John


If you are shooting under 80 you are neglecting your business; over 80 you are neglecting your golf.

Dillinger John


To have died once is enough.

Diogenes


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.

Disney Walt


"We're not talking about the same thing," he said. "For you the world is weird because if you're not bored with it you're at odds with it. For me the world is weird because it is stupendous, awesome, mysterious, unfathomable; my interest has been to

Disney Walt


Lo! Men have become the tool of their tools.

Disra Benjamin


When the ax entered the forest, the trees said, "The handle is one of us!"

Disrael Benjamin


All is well that ends well.

Disraeli Benjamin


What a bonanza! An unknown beginner to be directed by Lubitsch, in a script by Wilder and Brackett, and to play with Paramount's two superstars, Gary Cooper and Claudette Colbert, and to be beaten up by both of them!

Disraeli Benjamin


There is a secret person undamaged within every individual.

Disraeli Benjamin


The trouble with being punctual is that nobody's there to appreciate it.

Disraeli Benjamin


A woman takes off her claim to respect along with her garments.

Disraeli Benjamin


The only certainty is that nothing is certain.

Disraeli Benjamin


To add insult to injury.

Dobbs Waldo D.R.


Certain passages in several laws have always defied interpretation and the most inexplicable must be a matter of opinion. A judge of the Court of Session of Scotland has sent the editors of this book his candidate which reads, "In the Nuts (unground

Dobson Austin


If it were thought that anything I wrote was influenced by Robert Frost, I would take that particular work of mine, shred it, and flush it down the toilet, hoping not to clog the pipes. A more sententious, holding- forth old bore who expected every

Doctor The


Nonsense and beauty have close connections.

Dogtender The Mad


In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes.

Dolph Sharp


Never tell people how to do things. Tell them WHAT to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

Dolph Sharp


The plot was designed in a light vein that somehow became varicose.

Donald N. Smith president


Fortune Documents the Great Legal Decisions: We think that we may take judicial notice of the fact that the term "bitch" may imply some feeling of endearment when applied to a female of the canine species but that it is seldom, if ever, so used whe

Donatus Aelius


For thee the wonder-working earth puts forth sweet flowers.

Donleavy J.P.


Don't get mad, get even.

Dooley Mr.


Ignorance is never out of style. It was in fashion yesterday, it is the rage today, and it will set the pace tomorrow.

Dooley Mr.


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

Dostoyevski F.


Walking on water wasn't built in a day.

Doug Larson


When in doubt, have a man come through the door with a gun in his hand.

Douglas Lord Alfred


The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not when it misses.

Douglas Norman


"It's kind of fun to do the impossible."

Douglas Adams


Another day, another dollar.

Douglass Frederick


Dignity is like a flag. It flaps in a storm.

Douglass Frederick


Look ere ye leap.

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan


Between 1950 and 1952, a bored weatherman, stationed north of Hudson Bay, left a monument that neither government nor time can eradicate. Using a bulldozer abandoned by the Air Force, he spent two years and great effort pushing boulders into a single

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan


TV is chewing gum for the eyes.

Doyle Sir Arthur Conan


I'll turn over a new leaf.

Dr. Laurence J. Peter


Doctors and lawyers must go to school for years and years, often with little sleep and with great sacrifice to their first wives.

Dreshfield Jerry


Life is like a 10 speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use.

Droz Gustave


Sho' they got to have it against the law. Shoot, ever'body git high, they wouldn't be nobody git up and feed the chickens. Hee-hee.

Drucker Peter


You can get much further with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone.

Dudley Riggs


Once, I read that a man be never stronger than when he truly realizes how weak he is.

Duggan B.


Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives us many useful objects such as wickerwork picnic baskets. Imagination without skill gives us modern art.

Duke Raoul


"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."

Dumas


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.

Dumas Alexander


The first myth of management is that it exists. The second myth of management is that success equals skill.

Dumas Alexandre


I stick my neck out for nobody.

Dunne Finley Peter


Whenever anyone says, "theoretically," they really mean, "not really."

Durant Will


A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.

Durocher Leo


There is no fool to the old fool.

Dwight Walter


Perhaps no person can be a poet, or even enjoy poetry without a certain unsoundness of mind.

Dwight Van de Vate


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

Dye W.H. Auden


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

Dyer


We can embody the truth, but we cannot know it.

Dyke Henry Van


You can observe a lot just by watching.

Dykstra


The error of youth is to believe that intelligence is a substitute for experience, while the error of age is to believe experience is a substitute for intelligence.

Dylan Bob


One man's Mede is another man's Persian.

Dylan Bob


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

Dylan Bob


Never have so many understood so little about so much.

Dyson Freeman


A wise person makes his own decisions, a weak one obeys public opinion.

de Dave Johnson on


Every man who has reached even his intellectual teens begins to suspect that life is no farce; that it is not genteel comedy even; that it flowers and fructifies on the contrary out of the profoundest tragic depths of the essential death in which its

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