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The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers.

V Kurt


All things that are, are with more spirit chased than enjoyed.

V Kurt


What an artist dies with me!

Vader Darth


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.

Valery Paul


Democracy is good. I say this because other systems are worse.

Valery Paul


It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.

Values Symbols and


As long as I am mayor of this city [Jersey City, New Jersey] the great industries are secure. We hear about constitutional rights, free speech and the free press. Every time I hear these words I say to myself, "That man is a Red, that man is a Comm

Vare Daniele


When one burns one's bridges, what a very nice fire it makes.

Varro Marcus Terentius


If at first you don't succeed, you're doing about average.

Varro Marcus Terentius


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

Vasquez Tiburcio


The control of the production of wealth is the control of human life itself.

Vaughan Bill


The sooner you make your first 5000 mistakes, the sooner you will be able to correct them.

Vaughn Bill


The Least Successful Collector Betsy Baker played a central role in the history of collecting. She was employed as a servant in the house of John Warburton (1682-1759) who had amassed a fine collection of 58 first edition plays, including most of t

Vauvenargues


Three minutes' thought would suffice to find this out; but thought is irksome and three minutes is a long time.

Veeck Bill


History shows that the human mind, fed by constant accessions of knowledge, periodically grows too large for its theoretical coverings, and bursts them asunder to appear in new habiliments, as the feeding and growing grub, at intervals, casts its too

Veeck Bill


When you're in command, command.

Vega Lope de


All bad precedents began as justifiable measures.

Veiled Minna Antrim


He who slings mud generally loses ground.

Venkman Dr. Peter


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

Vidal Gore


With Congress, every time they make a joke it's a law; and every time they make a law it's a joke.

Vidal Gore


... 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

Vidal Gore


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

Vidal Gore


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

Vidal Gore


"... all the modern inconveniences ..."

Vidal Gore


When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.

Vidal Gore


I can hire one half of the working class to kill the other half.

VietNam Good Morning


It is easier to be a "humanitarian" than to render your own country its proper due; it is easier to be a "patriot" than to make your community a better place to live in; it is easier to be a "civic leader" than to treat your own family with loving un

Villa Pancho


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.

Vinci Leonardo da


When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Vinci Leonardo da


A right is not what someone gives you; it's what no one can take from you.

Virgil


Odets, where is thy sting?

Virginia Woolf


What luck for the rulers that men do not think.

Voltaire


Baseball is a skilled game. It's America's game - it, and high taxes.

Voltaire


Plumbing is one of the easier of do-it-yourself activities, requiring only a few simple tools and a willingness to stick your arm into a clogged toilet. In fact, you can solve many home plumbing problems, such as annoying faucet drip, merely by tur

Voltaire


I believe that the moment is near when by a procedure of active paranoiac thought, it will be possible to systematize confusion and contribute to the total discrediting of the world of reality.

Voltaire


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.

Voltaire


I have nothing but utter contempt for the courts of this land.

Voltaire


Lansdale seized on the idea of using Nixon to build support for the [Vietnamese] elections ... really honest elections, this time. "Oh, sure, honest, yes, that's right," Nixon said, "so long as you win!" With that he winked, drove his elbow into La

Voltaire


The rights you have are the rights given you by this Committee [the House Un-American Activities Committee]. We will determine what rights you have and what rights you have not got.

Voltaire


Walk softly and carry a big stick.

Voltaire


The only cultural advantage LA has over NY is that you can make a right turn on a red light.

Vonnegu Bokonon


You will remember, Watson, how the dreadful business of the Abernetty family was first brought to my notice by the depth which the parsley had sunk into the butter upon a hot day.

Vonnegut Kurt


"Yes, that was Richard Nixon. He used to be President. When he left the White House, the Secret Service would count the silverware."

Vries Peter de


Hear me, my chiefs, I am tired; my heart is sick and sad. From where the sun now stands I Will Fight No More Forever.

Vroomfondel





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