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American cars are made shoddily... Cars made overseas are far superior.

H.G. Wells

A good question is never answered. It is not a bolt to be tightened into place but a seed to be planted and to bear more seed toward the hope of greening the landscape of idea.

Ha Nate

Never speak ill of yourself, your friends will always say enough on that subject.

Hagen Walter

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

Hague Frank

Fraud is the homage that force pays to reason.

Hahn Tim

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.

Haig Alexander

It's amazing how nice people are to you when they know you're going away.

Haldeman H.R.

I always choose my friends for their good looks and my enemies for their good intellects. Man cannot be too careful in his choice of enemies.

Half-Constru Racter

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

Hallock Addison H.

You can fool all the people all of the time if the advertising is right and the budget is big enough.

Halsey Admiral William

The truth of a thing is the feel of it, not the think of it.

Hamilton Alexander

Calvin Coolidge looks as if he had been weaned on a pickle.

Hamilton Alexander

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

Hamilton Edith

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

Hamlet Dick

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

Hammarskjold Dag

The state of innocence contains the germs of all future sin.

Hampton Christopher

My experience with government is when things are non-controversial, beautifully co-ordinated and all the rest, it must be that not much is going on.

Handley Jack

Some scholars are like donkeys, they merely carry a lot of books.


Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.

Hardin Salvor

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

Harding Warren G.

More people are flattered into virtue than bullied out of vice.

Harper Lucille S.

In "King Henry VI, Part II," Shakespeare has Dick Butcher suggest to his fellow anti-establishment rabble-rousers, "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." That action may be extreme but a similar sentiment was expressed by Thomas K. Co

Harper Roy

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.

Harris Sidney

There is no sin but ignorance.

Harris Sydney

We ... make the modern error of dignifying the Individual. We do everything we can to butter him up. We give him a name, assure him that he has certain inalienable rights, educate him, let him pass on his name to his brats and when he dies we give

Harris Sydney J.

Concerning the war in Vietnam, Senator George Aiken of Vermount noted in January, 1966, "I'm not very keen for doves or hawks. I think we need more owls."

Harris Sydney J.

Our swords shall play the orators for us.

Harris Sydney J.

When a place gets crowded enough to require ID's, social collapse is not far away. It is time to go elsewhere. The best thing about space travel is that it made it possible to go elsewhere.

Harris Sydney J.

"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


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

Harrold Mark

Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.

Harry Dirty

Americans' greatest fear is that America will turn out to have been a phenomenon, not a civilization.

Harry Dirty

I appreciate the fact that this draft was done in haste, but some of the sentences that you are sending out in the world to do your work for you are loitering in taverns or asleep beside the highway.

Hart Johnny

...He who laughs does not believe in what he laughs at, but neither does he hate it. Therefore, laughing at evil means not preparing oneself to combat it, and laughing at good means denying the power through which good is self-propagating.


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

Haskins Ernest

"Life is too important to take seriously."

Hawes J.

We should be glad we're living in the time that we are. If any of us had been born into a more enlightened age, I'm sure we would have immediately been taken out and shot.


If I could drop dead right now, I'd be the happiest man alive!

Hawley Cameron

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

Hayakawa S.I.

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.

Hazlitt William

Unknown person(s) stole the American flag from its pole in Etra Park sometime between 3pm Jan 17 and 11:30 am Jan 20. The flag is described as red, white and blue, having 50 stars and was valued at $40.

Heidi Hartmann

I'd just as soon kiss a Wookie.


Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.

Heinlein R.A.

Already the spirit of our schooling is permeated with the feeling that every subject, every topic, every fact, every professed truth must be submitted to a certain publicity and impartiality. All proffered samples of learning must go to the same ass

Heinlein Robert

Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable.

Heinlein Robert

I can't seem to bring myself to say, "Well, I guess I'll be toddling along." It isn't that I can't toddle. It's that I can't guess I'll toddle.

Heller Joseph

People in general do not willingly read if they have anything else to amuse them.

Heller Robert

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

Heller Joseph

I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.

Heller Joseph

I hold it, that a little rebellion, now and then, is a good thing...

Heller Joseph

In our civilization, and under our republican form of government, intelligence is so highly honored that it is rewarded by exemption from the cares of office.

Heller Joseph

He was a fiddler, and consequently a rogue.

Hellman Lillian

I BET WHAT HAPPENED was they discovered fire and invented the wheel on the same day. Then that night, they burned the wheel.

Hemingway Ernest

Saints should always be judged guilty until they are proved innocent.

Hemingway Ernest

In defeat, unbeatable; in victory, unbearable.

Hemingway Peter Applebome

If you don't strike oil in twenty minutes, stop boring.

Hendrix Robert James Marshall

"What the hell are you getting so upset about? I thought you didn't believe in God." "I don't," she sobbed, bursting violently into tears, "but the God I don't believe in is a good God, a just God, a merciful God. He's not the mean and stupid Go

Henrik Ibsen

A furore Normanorum libera nos, O Domine! [From the fury of the norsemen deliver us, O Lord!]

Henry Durant

What I tell you three times is true.

Henry James

You're always thinking you're gonna be the one that makes 'em act different.

Henry Robert

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

Hepbur Dorothy Parker

I always say beauty is only sin deep.


I have just enough white in me to make my honesty questionable.

Herbert A.P.

My band career ended late in my senior year when John Cooper and I threw my amplifier out the dormitory window. We did not act in haste. First we checked to make sure the amplifier would fit through the frame, using the belt from my bathrobe to meas

Herbert Frank

Catharsis is something I associate with pornography and crossword puzzles.

Herbert Frank

Diary of a Young Girl LITE(tm)

Herbert Hoover

You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.


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


Paradise is exactly like where you are right now ... only much, much better.


We're only in it for the volume.


We were so poor we couldn't afford a watchdog. If we heard a noise at night, we'd bark ourselves.


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

Heroi Stephen Pile

Its name is Public Opinion. It is held in reverence. It settles everything. Some think it is the voice of God.

Heroi Stephen Pile

A priest asked: What is Fate, Master? And the Master answered: It is that which gives a beast of burden its reason for existence. It is that which men in former times had to bear upon their backs. It is that which has caused nations to build bywa

Heroi Stephen Pile

I have always noticed that whenever a radical takes to Imperialism, he catches it in a very acute form.

Heroi Stephen Pile

We prefer to believe that the absence of inverted commas guarantees the originality of a thought, whereas it may be merely that the utterer has forgotten its source.

Heroi Stephen Pile

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

Heroi Stephen Pile

Anything that is worth doing has been done frequently. Things hitherto undone should be given, I suspect, a wide berth.

Heroi Stephen Pile

I don't understand what all the fuss was about in Los Angeles. It's not like we looted Brooks Brothers when Oliver North got off.

Herold Don

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.

Heywood John

There are more dead people than living, and their numbers are increasing.

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

There is no such thing as inner peace. There is only nervousness or death. Any attempt to prove otherwise constitutes unacceptable behaviour.

Heywood John

I was gratified to be able to answer promptly, and I did. I said I didn't know.

Heywood John

I'll defend to the death your right to say that, but I never said I'd listen to it!

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

The Bible is not my Book and Christianity is not my religion. I could never give assent to the long complicated statements of Christian dogma.

Heywood John

Politicians should read science fiction, not westerns and detective stories.

Heywood John

Authors (and perhaps columnists) eventually rise to the top of whatever depths they were once able to plumb.

Heywood John

Dorothy: But how can you talk without a brain? Scarecrow: Well, I don't know... but some people without brains do an awful lot of talking.

Heywood John

The pollution's at that awkward stage. Too thick to navigate and too thin to cultivate.

Heywood John

[Americans] are a race of convicts and ought to be thankful for anything we allow them short of hanging.

Heywood John

Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness.

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

It is the business of little minds to shrink.

Hicks D.J.

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.

Hickson W.E.

He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.

Hightower Jim

The Hollywood tradition I like best is called "sucking up to the stars."

Hildebrand Joel

Pauca sed matura. [Few but excellent.]

Hinckley John

It took a while to surface, but it appears that a long-distance credit card may have saved a U.S. Army unit from heavy casualties during the Grenada military rescue/invasion. Major General David Nichols, Air Force ... said the Army unit was in a hous

Hindu Code

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

Hinojosa Daniel

Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.


Housework can kill you if done right.

Hitler Adolf

Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.

Hitler Adolf

In good speaking, should not the mind of the speaker know the truth of the matter about which he is to speak?

Hitler Adolf

"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."

Hitler Adolf

Snakes. Why did it have to be snakes?

Hitler Adolf

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

Hitler Adolf

Have you ever stopped to think what it would be like to have a woman President? "I can't deal with the Russians today. Not now. I've got my period."

Hitler Adolph

The major advances in civilization are processes that all but wreck the societies in which they occur.

Hitler Adolph

Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is also a prison.

Hitler Adolph

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

Hobbs Calvin and

But if you wish at once to do nothing and to be respectable nowdays, the best pretext is to be at work on some profound study.

Hodder-Williams Christopher

The first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it.

Hoest Bill

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

Hoffer Eric

I am a deeply superficial person.

Hoffer Eric

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

Hoffman A.

Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.

Hoffman Abbie

It takes less time to do a thing right than it does to explain why you did it wrong.

Holla Xaviera

The early bird who catches the worm works for someone who comes in late and owns the worm farm.

Holmes Oliver Wendell

... it still remains true that as a set of cognitive beliefs about the existence of God in any recognizable sense continuous with the great systems of the past, religious doctrines constitute a speculative hypothesis of an extremely low order of prob

Holmes Oliver Wendell

An ounce of hypocrisy is worth a pound of ambition.

Holmes Sherlock

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

Holmes Sherlock

The only difference between the saint and the sinner is that every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.

Holyoke Edward

Power tends to corrupt, absolute power corrupts absolutely.

Holzer Jenny

If you do not wish a man to do a thing, you had better get him to talk about it; for the more men talk, the more likely they are to do nothing else.


"Plaese porrf raed."


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

Honda. Harpoon a

It is when I struggle to be brief that I become obscure.

Hook Sidney

We are all born mad. Some remain so.

Hoover Herbert

"It don't matter, Sail, ... Could be worse. The fam'ly might be donatin' the proceeds to the Cath'lic Church, or the Mormons or somethin'. One cult's the same another."

Hoover Herbert

Liberals are the first to dump you if you con them or get into trouble. Conservatives are better. They never run out on you.

Hoover J. Edgar

The mosquito is the state bird of New Jersey.

Hoover J. Edgar

"After I asked him what he meant, he replied that freedom consisted of the unimpeded right to get rich, to use his ability, no matter what the cost to others, to win advancement."

Hoover J. Edgar

Diplomacy is the art of letting the other party have things your way.

Hoover J. Edgar

Reality is just a convenient measure of complexity.

Hope A.

He who writes with no misspelled words has prevented a first suspicion on the limits of his scholarship or, in the social world, of his general education and culture.

Hope Bob

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?

Hope Bob

If you don't count some of Jehovah's injunctions, there are no humorists in the Bible.

Hoppe Art

The reasons that each of these countries has had to renege on its financial committments were all somewhat different: Argentina because of a war, Poland because of its vast misguided overinvestment in heavy industry, Honduras because the coffee price

Hopper Grace Murray

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."

Hopper Grace Murray

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


The Soviet pre-eminence in chess can be traced to the average Russian's readiness to brood obsessively over anything, even the arrangement of some pieces of wood. Indeed, the Russians' predisposition for quiet reflection followed by sudden preventi


Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have.


I will follow the good side right to the fire, but not into it if I can help it.

Horner M.

Diplomacy is the art of saying "nice doggie" until you can find a rock.

Horning Jim

If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.

Houghton Blair

The goys have proven the following theorem...

Houseman A.E.

For every bloke who makes his mark, there's half a dozen waiting to rub it out.

Howe E.W.

The ripest fruit falls first.

Howe Edgar W.

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

Howe Irving

Only kings, presidents, editors, and people with tapeworms have the right to use the editorial "we".

Howe Nathaniel

It is all right to hold a conversation, but you should let go of it now and then.

Hubbard Elbert

... we must not judge the society of the future by considering whether or not we should like to live in it; the question is whether those who have grown up in it will be happier than those who have grown up in our society or those of the past.

Hubbard Elbert

I have no right, by anything I do or say, to demean a human being in his own eyes. What matters is not what I think of him; it is what he thinks of himself. To undermine a man's self-respect is a sin.

Hubbard Elbert

When you jump for joy, beware that no-one moves the ground from beneath your feet.

Hubbard Elbert

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

Hubbard Elbert

Good salesmen and good repairmen will never go hungry.

Hubbard Elbert

"I am ready to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter."

Hubbard F.M.

A good reputation is more valuable than money.

Hubbard Frank

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.

Hubbard Frank

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

Hubbard Kim

No group of professionals meets except to conspire against the public at large.

Hubbard Kim

I will make you shorter by the head.

Hubbard Kim

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.

Hubbard Kin

Ninety percent of the time things turn out worse than you thought they would. The other ten percent of the time you had no right to expect that much.

Hubbard Kin

Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.

Hubbard L. Ron

Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what is right.

Hubbard L. Ron

A woman who is guided by the head and not by the heart is a social pestilence: she has all the defects of the passionate and affectionate woman, with none of her compensations; she is without pity, without love, without virtue, without sex.

Hudson Henry

There is nothing new except what has been forgotten.

Hugo Victor

Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.

Hugo Victor

Government spending? I don't know what it's all about. I don't know any more about this thing than an economist does, and, God knows, he doesn't know much.

Hugo Victor

I got vision, and the rest of the world wears bifocals.

Hugo Victor

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

Humphrey Hubert

We know next to nothing about virtually everything. It is not necessary to know the origin of the universe; it is necessary to want to know. Civilization depends not on any particular knowledge, but on the disposition to crave knowledge.

Hunter S. Thompson

Success is in the minds of Fools.

Huntingd Collis P.

A conservative is a man who believes that nothing should be done for the first time.

Hurley Jack

Young men, hear an old man to whom old men hearkened when he was young.

Huron Port

The true way goes over a rope which is not stretched at any great height but just above the ground. It seems more designed to make people stumble than to be walked upon.

Hutchins Robert M.

I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble.

Huxley Aldous

The only thing that stops God from sending a second Flood is that the first one was useless.

Huxley Aldous

A rolling stone gathers no moss.

hy it wasn't a hype. If you

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