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If I cannot bend Heaven, I shall move Hell.

Rabelais


If a shameless woman expects to be defiled and then dies of her fierce love because you do not consent, will chastity also be homicide?

Raleigh Sir Walter


I hate dying.

Rand Ayn


The only certainty is that nothing is certain.

Rand Ayn


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

Randall Stanley J.


"MOKE DAT YIGARETTE"

Rankin Jeannette


Our business in life is not to succeed but to continue to fail in high spirits.

Ransford Chicago Reader


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

Ray Bob &


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

Ray Kroc


The truth is what is; what should be is a dirty lie.

Ray Kroc Founder


There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Raymond F. J.


Well, he thought, since neither Aristotelian Logic nor the disciplines of Science seemed to offer much hope, it's time to go beyond them... Drawing a few deep even breaths, he entered a mental state practiced only by Masters of the Universal Way of

Raymond Aron


Nothing will dispel enthusiasm like a small admission fee.

Reagan Ronald


All phone calls are obscene.

Reagan Ronald


It was a female that drove me to drink and I didn't even have the kindness to thank her.

Reagan Ronald


God help those who do not help themselves.

Reagan Ronald


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

Reagan Ronald


A fake fortuneteller can be tolerated. But an authentic soothsayer should be shot on sight. Cassandra did not get half the kicking around she deserved.

Reagan Ronald


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.

Reagan Ronald


Many hands make light work.

Reagan Ronald


One hundred women are not worth a single testicle.

Reagan Ronald


Of all men's miseries, the bitterest is this: to know so much and have control over nothing.

Reagan Ronald


It is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.

Reed Rex


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

Reed Rex


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

Reed Thomas B.


A man who cannot seduce men cannot save them either.

Regan Gerald


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

Reich Wilhelm


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

Reid Thomas


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

Remarque Erich Maria


In case of fire, stand in the hall and shout "Fire!"

Report The Kidner


Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.

Reuss Fred


Before he became a hermit, Zarathud was a young Priest, and took great delight in making fools of his opponents in front of his followers. One day Zarathud took his students to a pleasant pasture and there he confronted The Sacred Chao while She

Rich Rosen


Life is like a sewer. What you get out of it depends on what you put into it.

Richard Little


All is well that ends well.

Richard


"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

Richard


Fear is the greatest salesman.

Richard Bach


Life is too short to be taken seriously.

Richard Bach


A likely impossibility is always preferable to an unconvincing possibility.

Richard Bach


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

Richard Bach


In childhood a woman must be subject to her father; in youth to her husband; when her husband is dead, to her sons. A woman must never be free of subjugation.

Richard Henry Dama


Practical people would be more practical if they would take a little more time for dreaming.

Richler Mordecai


Why does a hearse horse snicker, hauling a lawyer away?

Ringer Robert J.


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

Rizzo Mayor Frank


What fools these mortals be.

Robbins Tom


"Consequences, Schmonsequences, as long as I'm rich."

Robbins Tom


Better late than never.

Robbins Tom


When the English language gets in my way, I walk over it.

Robbins Tom


Once there lived a village of creatures along the bottom of a great crystal river. Each creature in its own manner clung tightly to the twigs and rocks of the river bottom, for clinging was their way of life, and resisting the current what each had

Robbins Tom


Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.

Robert Frost


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

Robert Oppenheimer


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

Robert Pante


In charity there is no excess.

Robert Preston


Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.

Robertson Davies


Odets, where is thy sting?

Robertson. D.W.


Those who do things in a noble spirit of self-sacrifice are to be avoided at all costs.

Rochefou


"Life is too important to take seriously."

Rochefou La


I just got off the phone with Sonny Barger [President of the Hell's Angels]. He wants me to appear as a character witness for him at his murder trial and said he'd be glad to appear as a character witness on my behalf if I ever needed one. Needless

Rochefoucauld La


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

Rochefoucauld La


'Naomi, sex at noon taxes.' I moan. Never odd or even. A man, a plan, a canal, Panama. Madam, I'm Adam. Sit on a potato pan, Otis. Sit on Otis.

Rochefoucauld La


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

Rockefeller David


Reality is bad enough, why should I tell the truth?

Rockefeller John D.


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

Rockwell George Lincoln


If there is no wind, row.

Roger Zelazny


Arrakis teaches the attitude of the knife - chopping off what's incomplete and saying: "Now it's complete because it's ended here."

Roger Zelazny


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

Roger Zelazny


Take what you can use and let the rest go by.

Rogers The Best of Will


You get what you pay for.

Rogers The Best of Will


The trouble with opportunity is that it always comes disguised as hard work.

Rogers The Best of Will


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

Rogers The Best of Will


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

Rogers The Best of Will


When the sun shineth, make hay.

Rogers The Best of Will


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

Rogers The Best of Will


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

Rogers The Best of Will


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

Rogers Will


Let me assure you that to us here at First National, you're not just a number. Youre two numbers, a dash, three more numbers, another dash and another number.

Rogers Will


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

Rogers Will


Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Rogers Will


True to our past we work with an inherited, observed, and accepted vision of personal futility, and of the beauty of the world.

Rogers Will


Two wrongs are only the beginning.

Rogers Will


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

Rogers Will


Rome was not built in one day.

Rogers Will


A sinking ship gathers no moss.

Rogers Will


One of your most ancient writers, a historian named Herodotus, tells of a thief who was to be executed. As he was taken away he made a bargain with the king: in one year he would teach the king's favorite horse to sing hymns. The other prisoners wa

Rogers Will


If you live long enough, you'll see that every victory turns into a defeat.

Rogers Will


I owe the public nothing.

Rogers Will


Wait for that wisest of all counselors, Time.

Rogers Will


Out of sight is out of mind.

Rom Prof.


A dead man cannot bite.

Rona Vincent J. Fuller


"What's the use of a good quotation if you can't change it?"

Rona Vincent J. Fuller


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

Ronald Brady


Small is beautiful.

Ronald Knox


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

Ronald Reagan


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

Roosevelt Eleanor


A highly intelligent man should take a primitive woman. Imagine if on top of everything else, I had a woman who interfered with my work.

Roosevelt Eleanor


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

Roosevelt Franklin D.


Catharsis is something I associate with pornography and crossword puzzles.

Roosevelt Franklin D.


Forgive and forget.

Roosevelt Franklin Delano


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

Roosevelt Teddy


A violent man will die a violent death.

Roosevelt Theodore


Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Roosevelt Theodore


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.

Rose Billy


The time spent on any item of the agenda [of a finance committee] will be in inverse proportion to the sum involved.

Rossetti Christina


The more the merrier.

Roth D.L.


There is a good deal of solemn cant about the common interests of capital and labour. As matters stand, their only common interest is that of cutting each other's throat.

Rouchefoucauld La


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

Rouchefoucauld La


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

Roy L. Ash


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

Royal Darrell


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:

Royko Mike


... 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

Rubinstein Arthur


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

Rudner Rita


Let your conscience be your guide.

Rufus


Real wealth can only increase.

Rukeyser Muriel


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

Runyon Damon


Competence, like truth, beauty, and contact lenses, is in the eye of the beholder.

Rusk Dean


Look ere ye leap.

Russel Baker


Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.

Russell Bertrand


Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

Russell Bertrand


There is no sin but ignorance.

Russell Bertrand


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

Russell Bertrand


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.

Russell Bertrand


A journey of a thousand miles starts under one's feet.

Russell Baker


According to my best recollection, I don't remember.

Russell Bertrand


Progress might have been all right once, but it's gone on too long.

Russell Hoban


The flush toilet is the basis of Western civilization.

Ryan Tom K.


A witty saying proves nothing.

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