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With all the talent around, it's sort of amazing that a woman could be up here with us.

H.G. Wells

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

Ha Nate

A prediction is worth twenty explanations.

Hagen Walter

It's always darkest just before the lights go out.

Hague Frank

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

Hahn Tim

If I love you, what business is it of yours?

Haig Alexander

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

Haldeman H.R.

I just need enough to tide me over until I need more.

Half-Constru Racter

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

Hallock Addison H.

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.

Halsey Admiral William

Since everything in life is but an experience perfect in being what it is, having nothing to do with good or bad, acceptance or rejection, one may well burst out in laughter.

Hamilton Alexander

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.

Hamilton Alexander

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.

Hamilton Edith

Anything is possible on paper.

Hamlet Dick

You can always pick up your needle and move to another groove.

Hammarskjold Dag

Remembering is for those who have forgotten.

Hampton Christopher

The problem that we thought was a problem was, indeed, a problem, but not the problem we thought was the problem.

Handley Jack

Praise the sea; on shore remain.


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

Hardin Salvor

If you wish to be happy for one hour, get drunk. If you wish to be happy for three days, get married. If you wish to be happy for a month, kill your pig and eat it. If you wish to be happy forever, learn to fish.

Harding Warren G.

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.

Harper Lucille S.

The Poems, all three hundred of them, may be summed up in one of their phrases: "Let our thoughts be correct".

Harper Roy

The coast was clear.

Harris Sidney

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

Harris Sydney

If I could reach, I'd never leave the house.

Harris Sydney J.

Practice yourself what you preach.

Harris Sydney J.

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

Harris Sydney J.

If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Harris Sydney J.

He who has the courage to laugh is almost as much a master of the world as he who is ready to die.


Some people say a front-engine car handles best. Some people say a rear-engine car handles best. I say a rented car handles best.

Harrold Mark

The lawgiver, of all beings, most owes the law allegiance. He of all men should behave as though the law compelled him. But it is the universal weakness of mankind that what we are given to administer we presently imagine we own.

Harry Dirty

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Harry Dirty

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

Hart Johnny

If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars.


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

Haskins Ernest

Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.

Hawes J.

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


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

Hawley Cameron

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

Hayakawa S.I.

A man is known by the company he organizes.

Hazlitt William

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

Heidi Hartmann

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


Dying is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down.

Heinlein R.A.

Housework can kill you if done right.

Heinlein Robert

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

Heinlein Robert

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.

Heller Joseph

My father, a good man, told me, "Never lose your ignorance; you cannot replace it."

Heller Robert

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

Heller Joseph

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.

Heller Joseph

Faith is under the left nipple.

Heller Joseph

It is better to live rich than to die rich.

Heller Joseph

The Worst Jury A murder trial at Manitoba in February 1978 was well advanced, when one juror revealed that he was completely deaf and did not have the remotest clue what was happening. The judge, Mr. Justice Solomon, asked him if he had heard any

Hellman Lillian

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.

Hemingway Ernest

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

Hemingway Ernest

A likely impossibility is always preferable to an unconvincing possibility.

Hemingway Peter Applebome

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

Hendrix Robert James Marshall

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

Henrik Ibsen

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

Henry Durant

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

Henry James

The final delusion is the belief that one has lost all delusions.

Henry Robert

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.

Hepbur Dorothy Parker

In the highest society, as well as in the lowest, woman is merely an instrument of pleasure.


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

Herbert A.P.

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

Herbert Frank

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.

Herbert Frank

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

Herbert Hoover

There's no justice in this world.


The flush toilet is the basis of Western civilization.


An ounce of hypocrisy is worth a pound of ambition.


When you are at Rome live in the Roman style; when you are elsewhere live as they live elsewhere.


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


The only happiness lies in reason; all the rest of the world is dismal. The highest reason, however, I see in the work of the artist, and he may experience it as such. Happiness lies in the swiftness of feeling and thinking: all the rest of the worl

Heroi Stephen Pile

Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

Heroi Stephen Pile

The universe is made of stories, not of atoms.

Heroi Stephen Pile

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

Heroi Stephen Pile

If I had a formula for bypassing trouble, I would not pass it around. Trouble creates a capacity to handle it. I don't say embrace trouble; that's as bad as treating it as an enemy. But I do say meet it as a friend, for you'll see a lot of it and y

Heroi Stephen Pile

Facts, apart from their relationships, are like labels on empty bottles.

Heroi Stephen Pile

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

Heroi Stephen Pile

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

Herold Don

There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Heywood John

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Heywood John

An aphorism is never exactly true; it is either a half-truth or one-and-a-half truths.

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

HR 3128. Omnibus Budget Reconciliation, Fiscal 1986. Martin, R-Ill., motion that the House recede from its disagreement to the Senate amendment making changes in the bill to reduce fiscal 1986 deficits. The Senate amendment was an amendment to the

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

Do not seek death; death will find you. But seek the road which makes death a fulfillment.

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

Heywood John

The Worst Car Hire Service When David Schwartz left university in 1972, he set up Rent-a-wreck as a joke. Being a natural prankster, he acquired a fleet of beat-up shabby, wreckages waiting for the scrap heap in California. He put on a cap and lo

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

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

Heywood John

A woman occasionally is quite a serviceable substitute for masturbation. It takes an abundance of imagination, to be sure.

Heywood John

Haste makes waste.

Heywood John

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

Hicks D.J.

Never take a resume seriously. Resumes only make money for the people who write the resumes. No resume ever tells an employer how many times a job applicant has had the clap. Why, indeed, would anyone hire a person based on a resume written by a

Hickson W.E.

Would ye both eat your cake and have your cake?

Hightower Jim

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

Hildebrand Joel

We all live in a state of ambitious poverty.

Hinckley John

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.

Hindu Code

Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

Hinojosa Daniel

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


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

Hitler Adolf

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

Hitler Adolf

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

Hitler Adolf

Let sleeping dogs lie.

Hitler Adolf

There's nothing worse for your business than extra Santa Clauses smoking in the men's room.

Hitler Adolf

Out of sight is out of mind.

Hitler Adolf

Events are not affected, they develop.

Hitler Adolph

Two heads are better than one.

Hitler Adolph

Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.

Hitler Adolph

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

Hobbs Calvin and

Getting kicked out of the American Bar Association is liked getting kicked out of the Book-of-the-Month Club.

Hodder-Williams Christopher

God instructs the heart, not by ideas, but by pains and contradictions.

Hoest Bill

Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.

Hoffer Eric

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

Hoffer Eric

VI: A hungry dog hunts best. A hungrier dog hunts even better. VII: Decreased business base increases overhead. So does increased business base. VIII: The most unsuccessful four years in the education of a cost-estimator is fifth grade ari

Hoffman A.

The man-hating woman, like the cold woman, is largely imaginary. She is simply a woman who has done her best to snare a man and has failed.

Hoffman Abbie

With women, I've got a long bamboo pole with a leather loop on the end of it. I slip the loop around their necks so they can't get away or come too close. Like catching snakes.

Holla Xaviera

Ah, but a man's grasp should exceed his reach, Or what's a heaven for ?

Holmes Oliver Wendell

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

Holmes Oliver Wendell

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.

Holmes Sherlock

The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.

Holmes Sherlock

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

Holyoke Edward

The tree in which the sap is stagnant remains fruitless.

Holzer Jenny

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


The intelligence of any discussion diminishes with the square of the number of participants.


Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.

Honda. Harpoon a

A witty saying proves nothing.

Hook Sidney

Given a choice between grief and nothing, I'd choose grief.

Hoover Herbert

"Hi, I'm Preston A. Mantis, president of Consumers Retail Law Outlet. As you can see by my suit and the fact that I have all these books of equal height on the shelves behind me, I am a trained legal attorney. Do you have a car or a job? Do you ever

Hoover Herbert

An office party is not, as is sometimes supposed the Managing Director's chance to kiss the tea-girl. It is the tea-girl's chance to kiss the Managing Director (however bizarre an ambition this may seem to anyone who has seen the Managing Director f

Hoover J. Edgar

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

Hoover J. Edgar

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.

Hoover J. Edgar

A man's house is his castle.

Hoover J. Edgar

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

Hope A.

Love the sea? I dote upon it

Hope Bob

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

Hope Bob

Treat your friend as if he might become an enemy.

Hoppe Art

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.

Hopper Grace Murray

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

Hopper Grace Murray

"There was an interesting development in the CBS-Westmoreland trial: both sides agreed that after the trial, Andy Rooney would be allowed to talk to the jury for three minutes about little things that annoyed him during the trial."


Real wealth can only increase.


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


A good name lost is seldom regained. When character is gone, all is gone, and one of the richest jewels of life is lost forever.

Horner M.

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

Horning Jim

Love may laugh at locksmiths, but he has a profound respect for money bags.

Houghton Blair

To lead people, you must follow behind.

Houseman A.E.

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

Howe E.W.

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

Howe Edgar W.

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

Howe Irving

I love treason but hate a traitor.

Howe Nathaniel

There is no doubt that my lawyer is honest. For example, when he filed his income tax return last year, he declared half of his salary as 'unearned income.'

Hubbard Elbert

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

Hubbard Elbert

Then a man said: Speak to us of Expectations. He then said: If a man does not see or hear the waters of the Jordan, then he should not taste the pomegranate or ply his wares in an open market. If a man would not labour in the salt and rock quarri

Hubbard Elbert

The life which is unexamined is not worth living.

Hubbard Elbert

"There was an interesting development in the CBS-Westmoreland trial: both sides agreed that after the trial, Andy Rooney would be allowed to talk to the jury for three minutes about little things that annoyed him during the trial."

Hubbard Elbert

... 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.

Hubbard Elbert

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.

Hubbard F.M.

American business long ago gave up on demanding that prospective employees be honest and hardworking. It has even stopped hoping for employees who are educated enough that they can tell the difference between the men's room and the women's room with

Hubbard Frank

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

Hubbard Frank

Plastic... Aluminum... These are the inheritors of the Universe! Flesh and Blood have had their day... and that day is past!

Hubbard Kim

Not to laugh, not to lament, not to curse, but to understand.

Hubbard Kim

The Least Successful Equal Pay Advertisement In 1976 the European Economic Community pointed out to the Irish Government that it had not yet implemented the agreed sex equality legislation. The Dublin Government immediately advertised for an equal

Hubbard Kim

You get what you pay for.

Hubbard Kin

I don't have any use for bodyguards, but I do have a specific use for two highly trained certified public accountants.

Hubbard Kin

Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.

Hubbard L. Ron

Another day, another dollar.

Hubbard L. Ron

If you do not think about the future, you cannot have one.

Hudson Henry

Mum's the word.

Hugo Victor

The two most beautiful words in the English language are "Cheque Enclosed."

Hugo Victor

Doubt isn't the opposite of faith; it is an element of faith.

Hugo Victor

It is through symbols that man consciously or unconsciously lives, works and has his being.

Hugo Victor

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Humphrey Hubert

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

Hunter S. Thompson

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

Huntingd Collis P.

The world is full of people who have never, since childhood, met an open doorway with an open mind.

Hurley Jack

Never promise more than you can perform.

Huron Port

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

Hutchins Robert M.

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

Huxley Aldous

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

Huxley Aldous

No is no negative in a woman's mouth.

hy it wasn't a hype. If you

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