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I love treason but hate a traitor.

S. Paige


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

Sabbath Black


A definition of teaching: casting fake pearls before real swine.

Sade Marquis


One man's brain plus one other will produce one half as many ideas as one man would have produced alone. These two plus two more will produce half again as many ideas. These four plus four more begin to represent a creative meeting, and the ratio c

Sagan Carl


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

Sagan Carl


You're all clear now, kid. Now blow this thing so we can all go home.

Saint-Exupery Antoine de


I'm always looking for a new idea that will be more productive than its cost.

Saint-Exupery Antoine de


"There is no Father Christmas. It's just a marketing ploy to make low income parents' lives a misery." "... I want you to picture the trusting face of a child, streaked with tears because of what you just said." "I want you to picture the face of

Saint-Exupery Antoine de


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

Saki Tre


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

Salinger J. D.


"You would do well not to imagine profundity," he said. "Anything that seems of momentous occasion should be dwelt upon as though it were of slight note. Conversely, trivialities must be attended to with the greatest of care. Because death is moment

Salvor Hardin


It is a sobering thought that when Mozart was my age, he had been dead for two years.

Samuel Beckett


L'hazard ne favorise que l'esprit prepare.

Samuel Butler


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

Samuel Johnson


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

Samuels Jim


I knew her before she was a virgin.

Samuels Jim


Coincidences are spiritual puns.

Sandburg Carl


Imagine what we can imagine!

Sandburg Carl


The fact that it works is immaterial.

Sandburg Carl


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

Sandra Gotlieb


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.

Santayana George


... Our second completely true news item was sent to me by Mr. H. Boyce Connell Jr. of Atlanta, Ga., where he is involved in a law firm. One thing I like about the South is, folks there care about tradition. If somebody gets handed a name like "H.

Santayana George


All hope abandon, ye who enter here!

Santayana George


A sad spectacle. If they be inhabited, what a scope for misery and folly. If they be not inhabited, what a waste of space.

Santayana George


If a thing's worth having, it's worth cheating for.

Sartre Jean Paul


The `loner' may be respected, but he is always resented by his colleagues, for he seems to be passing a critical judgment on them, when he may be simply making a limiting statement about himself.

Sartre Jean-Paul


A little inaccuracy saves a world of explanation.

Sartre Jean-Paul


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

Satie Erik


University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.

Sayle Alexie


A game can by God repent or we'll punish it. That's how they did it in Salem in the seventeenth century, and that's how we'll do it now.

Sayre Wallace


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

Schaeberle R.


All of us should treasure his Oriental wisdom and his preaching of a Zen-like detachment, as exemplified by his constant reminder to clerks, tellers, or others who grew excited by his presence in their banks: "Just lie down on the floor and keep calm

Schenk R.E.


Everything is possible. Pass the word.

Schiller Friedrich


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

Schlafly Phyllis


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

Schmidt


What soon grows old? Gratitude.

Schmidt Dr. Harrison H.


That Xanthippe's husband should have become so great a philosopher is remarkable. Amid all the scolding, to be able to think! But he could not write: that was impossible. Socrates has not left us a single book.

Schopenhauer


You get what you pay for.

Schopenhauer


What an author likes to write most is his signature on the back of a cheque.

Schrodinger Edwim


A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.

Schultz C.


There's no such thing as an original sin.

Schulz


The ultimate game show will be the one where somebody gets killed at the end.

Schulz


It'll be just like Beggars' Canyon back home.

Schulz C.


The world wants to be deceived.

Schulz Charles


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

Schwambach Stephen R.


I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can't help it. It's the truth.

Schweitzer A.


Destiny is a good thing to accept when it's going your way. When it isn't, don't call it destiny; call it injustice, treachery, or simple bad luck.

Schweitzer Albert


Man must shape his tools lest they shape him.

Schweitzer Albert


A sinking ship gathers no moss.

Scott


Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.

Scott Gene


I need another lawyer like I need another hole in my head.

Secundus Gaius Plinius


Fortune and love befriend the bold.

Seeger Pete


Rome was not built in one day.

Seldon Nick


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

Sendak Maurice


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.

Seneca


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

Seneca


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

Seneca Lucius Annaeus


"I only touch base with reality on an as-needed basis!"

Seneca Lucius Annaeus


A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow.

Seneca Lucius Annaeus


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

Seneca Lucius Annaeus


We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest.

Serling Rod


She applies her lipstick in spite of its contents: "greasy rouge, containing crushed and dried insect corpses for coloring, beeswax for stiffness, and olive oil to help it flow - the latter having the unfortunate tendency to go rancid several hours a

Sevareid Eric


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

Sevig Mme De


One picture is worth more than ten thousand words.

Shake William


To add insult to injury.

Shake William


Being a miner, as soon as you're too old and tired and sick and stupid to do your job properly, you have to go, where the very opposite applies with the judges.

Shake William


"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

Shake William


Anything is possible on paper.

Shake William


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

Shake William


Immature poets imitate, mature poets steal.

Shake William


Never keep up with the Joneses. Drag them down to your level.

Shake William


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

Shake William


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.

Shake William


The eye is a menace to clear sight, the ear is a menace to subtle hearing, the mind is a menace to wisdom, every organ of the senses is a menace to its own capacity. ... Fuss, the god of the Southern Ocean, and Fret, the god of the Northern Ocean, h

Shake William


By perseverance the snail reached the Ark.

Shakes William


He that bringeth a present, findeth the door open.

Shakes William


Standards are different for all things, so the standard set by man is by no means the only 'certain' standard. If you mistake what is relative for something certain, you have strayed far from the ultimate truth.

Shakesp William


Two heads are better than one.

Shakesp William


History is nothing but a collection of fables and useless trifles, cluttered up with a mass of unnecessary figures and proper names.

Shakesp William


Language is a virus from another planet.

Shakespea Wm.


He that teaches himself has a fool for a master.

Shakespear


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

Shakespear William


The course of true anything never does run smooth.

Shakespear William


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Shakespear William


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

Shakespear William


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.

Shakespear William


Mother is far too clever to understand anything she does not like.

Shakespeare


I wish there was a knob on the TV to turn up the intelligence. There's a knob called "brightness", but it doesn't seem to work.

Shakespeare


I heard a definition of an intellectual, that I thought was very interesting: a man who takes more words than are necessary to tell more than he knows.

Shakespeare


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.

Shakespeare


A woman who is unfaithful deserves to be shot.

Shakespeare


The term "fire" brings up visions of violence and mayhem and the ugly scene of shooting employees who make mistakes. We will now refer to this process as "deleting" an employee (much as a file is deleted from a disk). The employee is simply there o

Shakespeare


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

Shakespeare William


Take your work seriously but never take yourself seriously; and do not take what happens either to yourself or your work seriously.

Shakespeare Wm.


The [Ford Foundation] is a large body of money completely surrounded by people who want some.

Shakespeare Wm.


If you are of the opinion that the contemplation of suicide is sufficient evidence of a poetic nature, do not forget that actions speak louder than words.

Shakespeare


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

Shakespeare


A committee takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom.

Shakespeare


I recognize terror as the finest emotion and so I will try to terrorize the reader. But if I find that I cannot terrify, I will try to horrify, and if I find that I cannot horrify, I'll go for the gross-out.

Shakespeare


No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.

Shakespeare


... but as records of courts and justice are admissible, it can easily be proved that powerful and malevolent magicians once existed and were a scourge to mankind. The evidence (including confession) upon which certain women were convicted of witch

Shakespeare


Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.

Shakespeare


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

Shakespeare


One good turn asketh another.

Shakespeare


I played lead guitar in a band called The Federal Duck, which is the kind of name that was popular in the '60s as a result of controlled substances being in widespread use. Back then, there were no restrictions, in terms of talent, on who could make

Shakespeare


Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time and annoys the pig.

Shakespeare


Lookie, lookie, here comes cookie...

Shakespeare


We have nowhere else to go... this is all we have.

Shakespeare


There are two ways of disliking art. One is to dislike it. The other is to like it rationally.

Shakespeare


Live fast, die young, and leave a flat patch of fur on the highway!

Shakespeare 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.

Shakespeare William


One learns to itch where one can scratch.

Shakespeare William


"Do you think there's a God?" "Well, ____SOMEbody's out to get me!"

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


For myself, I can only say that I am astonished and somewhat terrified at the results of this evening's experiments. Astonished at the wonderful power you have developed, and terrified at the thought that so much hideous and bad music may be put on

Shakespeare William


Trifles make perfection, and perfection is no trifle.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


I stick my neck out for nobody.

Shakespeare William


The first thing I do in the morning is brush my teeth and sharpen my tongue.

Shakespeare William


Academic politics is the most vicious and bitter form of politics, because the stakes are so low.

Shakespeare William


Good government never depends upon laws, but upon the personal qualities of those who govern. The machinery of government is always subordinate to the will of those who administer that machinery. The most important element of government, therefore,

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


The future is a race between education and catastrophe.

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


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

Shakespeare William


Receiving a million dollars tax free will make you feel better than being flat broke and having a stomach ache.

Shakespeare Wm.


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

Shan Wayne


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!

Shannon Wayne


Someday, Weederman, we'll look back on all this and laugh... It will probably be one of those deep, eerie ones that slowly builds to a blood-curdling maniacal scream... but still it will be a laugh.

Shaw G. B.


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.

Shaw G. B.


"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

Shaw G.B.


Fame lost its appeal for me when I went into a public restroom and an autograph seeker handed me a pen and paper under the stall door.

Shaw G.B.


Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.

Shaw G.B.


Producers seem to be so prejudiced against actors who've had no training. And there's no reason for it. So what if I didn't attend the Royal Academy for twelve years? I'm still a professional trying to be the best actress I can. Why doesn't anyone

Shaw G.B.


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.

Shaw G.B.


We're all in this alone.

Shaw G.B.


The Angels want to wear my red shoes.

Shaw G.B.


God help those who do not help themselves.

Shaw G.B.


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

Shaw George Bernard


Mum's the word.

Shaw George Bernard


To do two things at once is to do neither.

Shaw George Bernard


If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

Shaw George Bernard


Darth Vader! Only you would be so bold!

Shaw George Bernard


Ninety percent of everything is crap.

Shaw George Bernard


Ignorance is the Mother of Devotion.

Shaw George Bernard


Everyone is in the best seat.

Shaw George Bernard


CF&C stole it, fair and square.

Shaw George Bernard


If I cannot bend Heaven, I shall move Hell.

Shaw George Bernard


The major sin is the sin of being born.

Shaw George Bernard


Whatever it is, I fear Greeks even when they bring gifts.

Shaw G. B.


The faster we go, the rounder we get.

Shaw George Bernard


Nothing is more admirable than the fortitude with which millionaires tolerate the disadvantages of their wealth.

Shaw Pygmali


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

Shawn Wally


I am a deeply superficial person.

Shay R.E.


No is no negative in a woman's mouth.

Shelton Richard


As well look for a needle in a bottle of hay.

Shepard Paul


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.

Sheridan


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

Sherlock Holmes


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

Sherlock Holmes


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.

Sherlock Holmes


Someday we'll look back on this moment and plow into a parked car.

Shields Brooke


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

Shirley


Ed Sullivan will be around as long as someone else has talent.

Shirley Hazzard


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.

Shirley Jackson


Let's say your wedding ring falls into your toaster, and when you stick your hand in to retrieve it, you suffer Pain and Suffering as well as Mental Anguish. You would sue: * The toaster manufacturer, for failure to include, in the instructions

Shoaff Edgar A.


Whatever occurs from love is always beyond good and evil.

Shoales Ian


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

Sidney


Furious activity is no substitute for understanding.

Sidney Greenstreet


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

Sidney Paternoster


There is no sin but ignorance.

Sidney Smith


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

Siegel Corky


Great acts are made up of small deeds.

Siegel


It is impossible to enjoy idling thoroughly unless one has plenty of work to do.

Silve James Cabell


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

Simon Paul


Necessity hath no law.

Simpson Bart


I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.

Sinbad


I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve immortality through not dying.

Sinbad


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

Sinclair 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

Sinclair Lewis


A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Skinner B.F.


A snake lurks in the grass.

Sky Patrick


The Bible says that woman was the last thing God made. Evidently He made her on Saturday night. She reveals his fatigue.

Skywalker Luke


If Beethoven's Seventh Symphony is not by some means abridged, it will soon fall into disuse.

Skywalker Luke


Two wrongs don't make a right, but they make a good excuse.

Skywalker Luke


You can never do just one thing.

Skywalker Luke


He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.

Sloan John


If there were a school for, say, sheet metal workers, that after three years left its graduates as unprepared for their careers as does law school, it would be closed down in a minute, and no doubt by lawyers.

Smith Alexander


There must be more to life than having everything.

Smith Alvy Ray


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.

Smith Evelyn E.


Look ere ye leap.

Smith H. Allen


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

Smith J. Winter


There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Smith Jonathan Michael


Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.

Smith Malcolm


To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete.

Smith Mike


I always wake up at the crack of ice.

Smith Nancy Banks


Satire is what closes Saturday night.

Smith Red


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.

Smith Sydney


The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

Smith Allen


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

Smith Allen


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

Smith v. Moran


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

Smith v. Moran


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

Smith v. Moran


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

Smithsonian Maga


We're only in it for the volume.

Smolla Rodney


I used to be disgusted, now I find I'm just amused.

Smollet Tobias


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

Sneyd Doug


A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.

Snoopy


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

Snoopy


If a jury in a criminal trial stays out for more than twenty-four hours, it is certain to vote acquittal, save in those instances where it votes guilty.

Snow C. P.


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

Snow Carrie


Hollywood is where if you don't have happiness you send out for it.

Soaper Senator


Confucius say too much.

Soc Michael Levin


"What was the worst thing you've ever done?" "I won't tell you that, but I'll tell you the worst thing that ever happened to me... the most dreadful thing."

Socrates


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

Socrates


Luke, I'm yer father, eh. Come over to the dark side, you hoser.

Socrates


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.

Solo Han


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."

Solo Han


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

Solo Han


"You've got to have a gimmick if your band sucks."

Solo Han


An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

Solo Han


The last vestiges of the old Republic have been swept away.

Solo Han


Ever get the feeling that the world's on tape and one of the reels is missing?

Solo Han


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

Solo Han


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

Solzhenitsyn Aleksandr I.


What does education often do? It makes a straight cut ditch of a free meandering brook.

Solzhenitsyn Aleksandr I.


If it doesn't smell yet, it's pretty fresh.

Somoza Anastasio


The human brain is a wonderful thing. It starts working the moment you are born, and never stops until you stand up to speak in public.

Sondheim Stephen


Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years.

Sontag Susan


If a fool persists in his folly he shall become wise.

Sontag Susan


If you have to ask what jazz is, you'll never know.

Sontag Susan


Many hands make light work.

Sophocles


Sometimes a man who deserves to be looked down upon because he is a fool is despised only because he is a lawyer.

Sophocles


Well, you know, no matter where you go, there you are.

Soul Messiah


It is the quality rather than the quantity that matters.

Soul Messiah


I will make you shorter by the head.

Southern Terry


Please try to limit the amount of "this room doesn't have any bazingas" until you are told that those rooms are "punched out." Once punched out, we have a right to complain about atrocities, missing bazingas, and such.

Southern Terry


The avocation of assessing the failures of better men can be turned into a comfortable livelihood, providing you back it up with a Ph.D.

Southern Terry


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

Spartacus


Never buy from a rich salesman.

Speer Albert


Burnt Sienna. That's the best thing that ever happened to Crayolas.

Spider Robinson


Mirrors should reflect a little before throwing back images.

Spinoza


If any man wishes to be humbled and mortified, let him become president of Harvard.

Spr Robert D.


Work is the crab grass in the lawn of life.

Spurgeon Charles


This is the sort of English up with which I will not put.

Stalin Joseph


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.

Stalin Joseph


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

Stalin Joseph


There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance salesman?

Stalin Joseph


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.

Stallman R.


What!? Me worry?

Stamp Sir Josiah


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

Stand


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

Stanislaw J. Lem


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.

Stanislaw J. Lem


If you want to get rich from writing, write the sort of thing that's read by persons who move their lips when the're reading to themselves.

Stanislaw Lem


"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."

Stanislaw Lem


Go away, I'm all right.

Stanley Kelley


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

Starfighter The Last


The secret of success is sincerity. Once you can fake that, you've got it made.

Stasheff Christopher


Life is too short to be taken seriously.

Steinbeck John


The world has many unintentionally cruel mechanisms that are not designed for people who walk on their hands.

Steinem Gloria


I need another lawyer like I need another hole in my head.

Stekel Wilhelm


The chief enemy of creativity is "good" sense

Stendhal


Any two philosophers can tell each other all they know in two hours.

Stephen Leslie


It's all right letting yourself go as long as you can let yourself back.

Stephen Coonts


It looks like it's up to me to save our skins. Get into that garbage chute, flyboy!

Stephen Pile


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

Stephen Pile


Rembrandt is not to be compared in the painting of character with our extraordinarily gifted English artist, Mr. Rippingille.

Stern Jerome


Superstition, idolatry, and hypocrisy have ample wages, but truth goes a-begging.

Stevenson Adlai


I just asked myself... what would John DeLorean do?

Stevenson Adlai


The old complaint that mass culture is designed for eleven-year-olds is of course a shameful canard. The key age has traditionally been more like fourteen.

Stevenson Adlai


Judges, as a class, display, in the matter of arranging alimony, that reckless generosity which is found only in men who are giving away someone else's cash.

Stevenson Adlai


You don't have to think too hard when you talk to teachers.

Stevenson Adlai


I know not how I came into this, shall I call it a dying life or a living death?

Stevenson Adlai


If little else, the brain is an educational toy.

Stevenson Robert Louis


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

Stevenson Robert Louis


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

Stevenson Robert Louis


Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.

Stevenson Robert Louis


Men are superior to women.

Stimson Henry


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

Stinnett Caskie


"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

Stolberg Benjamin


But the greatest Electrical Pioneer of them all was Thomas Edison, who was a brilliant inventor despite the fact that he had little formal education and lived in New Jersey. Edison's first major invention in 1877, was the phonograph, which could soo

Stone I.F.


"If a camel flies, no one laughs if it doesn't get very far."

Stone Judge Harold T.


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

Stone Judge Harold T.


The universe is made of stories, not of atoms.

Stone Robert


There has been a little distress selling on the stock exchange.

Stone W. Clement


A dead man cannot bite.

Stoppard Tom


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

Stoppard Tom


Best Mistakes In Films In his "Filmgoer's Companion", Mr. Leslie Halliwell helpfully lists four of the cinema's greatest moments which you should get to see if at all possible. In "Carmen Jones", the camera tracks with Dorothy Dandridge down a st

Storm Johnny


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

Strachey Lionel


Plots are like girdles. Hidden, they hold your interest; revealed, they're of no interest except to fetishists. Like girdles, they attempt to contain an uncontainable experience.

Strange de Jim


Being a woman is a terribly difficult trade, since it consists principally of dealings with men.

Strangers Lovers and Other


A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature replaces it with.

Stravinsky


Many of the characters are fools and they are always playing tricks on me and treating me badly.

Sturgeon Theodore


We are governed not by armies and police but by ideas.

Summer Graham


One hundred women are not worth a single testicle.

Sunday Billy


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

Superchicken


BS: You remind me of a man. B: What man? BS: The man with the power. B: What power? BS: The power of voodoo. B: Voodoo? BS: You do. B: Do what? BS: Remind me of a man. B: What man? BS: The man with the power...

Surtees R.S.


Practice yourself what you preach.

Susan Brownmiller


There are three reasons for becoming a writer: the first is that you need the money; the second that you have something to say that you think the world should know; the third is that you can't think what to do with the long winter evenings.

Swan Paradi


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

Swayze John Cameron


It has long been noticed that juries are pitiless for robbery and full of indulgence for infanticide. A question of interest, my dear Sir! The jury is afraid of being robbed and has passed the age when it could be a victim of infanticide.

Swift Jonathan


Campus sidewalks never exist as the straightest line between two points.

Swift Jonathan


IV. The time required for an object to fall twenty stories is greater than or equal to the time it takes for whoever knocked it off the ledge to spiral down twenty flights to attempt to capture it unbroken. Such an object is inevitably price

Swift Jonathan


There's nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself.

Sylvan Kayvan


Dying is easy. Comedy is difficult.

Syrus Publilius


Walking on water wasn't built in a day.

Syrus Publilius


The price of success in philosophy is triviality.

Syrus Publilius


How do you explain school to a higher intelligence?

Syrus Publilius


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

Syrus Publilius


Divorce is a game played by lawyers.

Syrus Publilius


No small art is it to sleep: it is necessary for that purpose to keep awake all day.

Syrus Publilius


Would ye both eat your cake and have your cake?

Syrus Publilius


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.

Syrus Publilius


Certainly the game is rigged. Don't let that stop you; if you don't bet, you can't win.

Syrus Publilius


Beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.

Syrus Publilius


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

Syrus Publius


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

Szasz Thomas


Too much of everything is just enough.

Szasz Thomas


The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animals. Some of their most esteemed inventions have no other apparent purpose, for example, the dinner party of more than two, the epic poem, and the

saying Folk


Classical music is the kind we keep thinking will turn into a tune.

saying Yiddish


Look, we trade every day out there with hustlers, deal-makers, shysters, con-men. That's the way businesses get started. That's the way this country was built.

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