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There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly.

H.G. Wells


Confucius say too much.

Ha Nate


Would that my hand were as swift as my tongue.

Hagen Walter


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

Hague Frank


[Maturity consists in the discovery that] there comes a critical moment where everything is reversed, after which the point becomes to understand more and more that there is something which cannot be understood.

Hahn Tim


The sky is blue so we know where to stop mowing.

Haig Alexander


It is sweet to let the mind unbend on occasion.

Haldeman H.R.


... why should you waste a single moment of *your* life seeming to be something you don't want to be? Lord, that's so simple. If you hate your job, quit it. If your friends are tedious, go out and find new friends. You are queer, you lucky fool, a

Half-Constru Racter


Sometimes, too long is too long.

Hallock Addison H.


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

Halsey Admiral William


To add insult to injury.

Hamilton Alexander


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

Hamilton Alexander


Nothing succeeds like excess.

Hamilton Edith


It seems to me that nearly every woman I know wants a man who knows how to love with authority. Women are simple souls who like simple things, and one of the simplest is one of the simplest to give. ... Our family airedale will come clear across t

Hamlet Dick


Now, you might ask, "How do I get one of those complete home tool sets for under $4?" An excellent question. Go to one of those really cheap discount stores where they sell plastic furniture in colors visible from the planet Neptune and where they

Hammarskjold Dag


Furious activity is no substitute for understanding.

Hampton Christopher


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.

Handley Jack


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.

Hardin


In my end is my beginning.

Hardin Salvor


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

Harding Warren G.


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

Harper Lucille S.


Ninety percent of everything is crap.

Harper Roy


Never buy what you do not want because it is cheap; it will be dear to you.

Harris Sidney


"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

Harris Sydney


It is ridiculous to call this an industry. This is not. This is rat eat rat, dog eat dog. I'll kill 'em, and I'm going to kill 'em before they kill me. You're talking about the American way of survival of the fittest.

Harris Sydney J.


Here's to women. Would that we could fall into her arms without falling into her hands.

Harris Sydney J.


The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch someone else doing it wrong, without commenting.

Harris Sydney J.


The rights and interests of the laboring man will be protected and cared for not by our labor agitators, but by the Christian men to whom God in his infinite wisdom has given control of property interests of the country, and upon the successful manag

Harris Sydney J.


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

Harrison


Chance is perhaps the work of God when He did not want to sign.

Harrold Mark


Words have a longer life than deeds.

Harry Dirty


The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.

Harry Dirty


If you think nobody cares if you're alive, try missing a couple of car payments.

Hart Johnny


There is no cure for birth and death other than to enjoy the interval.

Hartm


Out of sight is out of mind.

Haskins Ernest


A beginning is the time for taking the most delicate care that balances are correct.

Hawes J.


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

Hawkwind


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.

Hawley Cameron


Knowledge is power.

Hayakawa S.I.


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.

Hazlitt William


He thought of Musashi, the Sword Saint, standing in his garden more than three hundred years ago. "What is the 'Body of a rock'?" he was asked. In answer, Musashi summoned a pupil of his and bid him kill himself by slashing his abdomen with a knife.

Heidi Hartmann


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

Heine


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

Heinlein R.A.


Sorry 'bout that sweat, honey. That's just holy water.

Heinlein Robert


Depend on the rabbit's foot if you will, but remember, it didn't help the rabbit.

Heinlein Robert


Either I'm dead or my watch has stopped.

Heller Joseph


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

Heller Robert


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

Heller Joseph


Practice yourself what you preach.

Heller Joseph


Trust in Allah, but tie your camel.

Heller Joseph


Sic transit gloria mundi. [So passes away the glory of this world.]

Heller Joseph


Let sleeping dogs lie.

Hellman Lillian


If you want divine justice, die.

Hemingway Ernest


A businessman is a hybrid of a dancer and a calculator.

Hemingway Ernest


Drop the vase and it will become a Ming of the past.

Hemingway Peter Applebome


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

Hendrix Robert James Marshall


The more laws and order are made prominent, the more thieves and robbers there will be.

Henrik Ibsen


Goals... Plans... they're fantasies, they're part of a dream world...

Henry Durant


The greatest productive force is human selfishness.

Henry James


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:

Henry Robert


Life is the living you do, Death is the living you don't do.

Hepbur Dorothy Parker


Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be first overcome.

Heraclitus


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

Herbert A.P.


Without adventure, civilization is in full decay.

Herbert Frank


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

Herbert Frank


Better tried by twelve than carried by six.

Herbert Hoover


I hate quotations.

Herodotus


Haste makes waste.

Herodotus


Mirrors should reflect a little before throwing back images.

Herodotus


The trouble with the rat-race is that even if you win, you're still a rat.

Herodotus


Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!

Herodotus


It is the quality rather than the quantity that matters.

Heroi Stephen Pile


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

Heroi Stephen Pile


What fools these mortals be.

Heroi Stephen Pile


Death is a spirit leaving a body, sort of like a shell leaving the nut behind.

Heroi Stephen Pile


What sane person could live in this world and not be crazy?

Heroi Stephen Pile


Perfection is reached, not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away.

Heroi Stephen Pile


Faith is under the left nipple.

Heroi Stephen Pile


Look before you leap.

Herold Don


God help those who do not help themselves.

Heywood John


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

Heywood John


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

Heywood John


Most general statements are false, including this one.

Heywood John


If you're like most homeowners, you're afraid that many repairs around your home are too difficult to tackle. So, when your furnace explodes, you call in a so-called professional to fix it. The "professional" arrives in a truck with lettering on t

Heywood John


The past always looks better than it was. It's only pleasant because it isn't here.

Heywood John


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

Heywood John


All phone calls are obscene.

Heywood John


Genius is pain.

Heywood John


A likely impossibility is always preferable to an unconvincing possibility.

Heywood John


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

Heywood John


I will make you shorter by the head.

Heywood John


Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.

Heywood John


(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

Heywood John


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

Heywood John


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

Heywood John


Human resources are human first, and resources second.

Hicks D.J.


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

Hickson W.E.


Think lucky. If you fall in a pond, check your pockets for fish.

Hightower Jim


You have to run as fast as you can just to stay where you are. If you want to get anywhere, you'll have to run much faster.

Hildebrand Joel


A lie is an abomination unto the Lord and a very present help in time of trouble.

Hinckley John


Don't tell me how hard you work. Tell me how much you get done.

Hindu Code


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

Hinojosa Daniel


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

Hippocrates


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

Hitler Adolf


It was the next morning that the armies of Twodor marched east laden with long lances, sharp swords, and death-dealing hangovers. The thousands were led by Arrowroot, who sat limply in his sidesaddle, nursing a whopper. Goodgulf, Gimlet, and the r

Hitler Adolf


In a hierarchy every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence ... in time every post tends to be occupied by an employee who is incompetent to carry out its duties ... Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their

Hitler Adolf


While there's life, there's hope.

Hitler Adolf


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

Hitler Adolf


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

Hitler Adolf


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

Hitler Adolph


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

Hitler Adolph


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

Hitler Adolph


Well begun is half done.

Hobbs Calvin and


Plus ,ca change, plus c'est la m^eme chose. [The more things change, the more they remain the same.]

Hodder-Williams Christopher


Mental power tended to corrupt, and absolute intelligence tended to corrupt absolutely, until the victim eschewed violence entirely in favor of smart solutions to stupid problems.

Hoest Bill


One good turn asketh another.

Hoffer Eric


Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.

Hoffer Eric


Nothing succeeds like success.

Hoffman A.


A memorandum is written not to inform the reader, but to protect the writer.

Hoffman Abbie


If we could sell our experiences for what they cost us, we would all be millionaires.

Holla Xaviera


Save the Whales

Holmes Oliver Wendell


You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Holmes Oliver Wendell


When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.

Holmes Sherlock


Luck, that's when preparation and opportunity meet.

Holmes Sherlock


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.

Holyoke Edward


L'hazard ne favorise que l'esprit prepare.

Holzer Jenny


The first Rotarian was the first man to call John the Baptist "Jack."

Homer


One picture is worth more than ten thousand words.

Homer


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

Honda. Harpoon a


Work Hard. Rock Hard. Eat Hard. Sleep Hard. Grow Big. Wear Glasses If You Need 'Em.

Hook Sidney


Lookie, lookie, here comes cookie...

Hoover Herbert


The farther you go, the less you know.

Hoover Herbert


Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Hoover J. Edgar


A little inaccuracy saves a world of explanation.

Hoover J. Edgar


Only that in you which is me can hear what I'm saying.

Hoover J. Edgar


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

Hoover J. Edgar


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.

Hope A.


Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.

Hope Bob


Pauca sed matura. [Few but excellent.]

Hope Bob


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

Hoppe Art


Progress was all right. Only it went on too long.

Hopper Grace Murray


The first rule of intelligent tinkering is to save all the parts.

Hopper Grace Murray


No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.

Horace


If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem.

Horace


There is a secret person undamaged within every individual.

Horace


Know what I hate most? Rhetorical questions.

Horner M.


It's very glamorous to raise millions of dollars, until it's time for the venture capitalist to suck your eyeballs out.

Horning Jim


Hard reality has a way of cramping your style.

Houghton Blair


All the big corporations depreciate their possessions, and you can, too, provided you use them for business purposes. For example, if you subscribe to the Wall Street Journal, a business-related newspaper, you can deduct the cost of your house, beca

Houseman A.E.


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

Howe E.W.


Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely.

Howe Edgar W.


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.

Howe Irving


Getting into trouble is easy.

Howe Nathaniel


Dying is a very dull, dreary affair. My advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it.

Hubbard Elbert


We are what we pretend to be.

Hubbard Elbert


"Cogito ergo I'm right and you're wrong."

Hubbard Elbert


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

Hubbard Elbert


It is wise to keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final.

Hubbard Elbert


General notions are generally wrong.

Hubbard Elbert


A little bit of rape is good for a man's soul.

Hubbard F.M.


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Hubbard Frank


When in doubt, use brute force.

Hubbard Frank


The most delightful day after the one on which you buy a cottage in the country is the one on which you resell it.

Hubbard Kim


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

Hubbard Kim


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

Hubbard Kim


"We maintain that the very foundation of our way of life is what we call free enterprise," said Cash McCall, "but when one of our citizens show enough free enterprise to pile up a little of that profit, we do our best to make him feel that he ought t

Hubbard Kin


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

Hubbard Kin


The whole world is a scab. The point is to pick it constructively.

Hubbard L. Ron


Whom the mad would destroy, first they make Gods.

Hubbard L. Ron


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

Hudson Henry


XXVI: If a sufficient number of management layers are superimposed on each other, it can be assured that disaster is not left to chance. XXVII: Rank does not intimidate hardware. Neither does the lack of rank. XXVIII: It is better to be the r

Hugo Victor


In charity there is no excess.

Hugo Victor


In spite of everything, I still believe that people are good at heart.

Hugo Victor


Women are nothing but machines for producing children.

Hugo Victor


Lo! Men have become the tool of their tools.

Humphrey Hubert


If a man has a strong faith he can indulge in the luxury of skepticism.

Hunter S. Thompson


I love treason but hate a traitor.

Huntingd Collis P.


Fain would I climb, yet fear I to fall.

Hurley Jack


In dwelling, be close to the land. In meditation, delve deep into the heart. In dealing with others, be gentle and kind. In speech, be true. In work, be competent. In action, be careful of your timing.

Huron Port


Ask not for whom the Bell tolls, and you will pay only the station-to-station rate.

Hutchins Robert M.


To do two things at once is to do neither.

Huxley Aldous


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.]

Huxley Aldous


Nothing succeeds like the appearance of success.

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