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If we see the light at the end of the tunnel, it's the light of an oncoming train.

V Kurt

Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely.

V Kurt

Exceptions prove the rule, and wreck the budget.

Vader Darth

The coast was clear.

Valery Paul

Long were the days of pain I have spent within its walls, and long were the nights of aloneness; and who can depart from his pain and his aloneness without regret?

Valery Paul

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

Values Symbols and

The price of success in philosophy is triviality.

Vare Daniele

God help those who do not help themselves.

Varro Marcus Terentius

"Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity is the mother of futile dodges" is much nearer the truth.

Varro Marcus Terentius

Yesterday I was a dog. Today I'm a dog. Tomorrow I'll probably still be a dog. Sigh! There's so little hope for advancement.

Vasquez Tiburcio

It is so stupid of modern civilisation to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it.

Vaughan Bill

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Vaughn Bill

"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


If a man loses his reverence for any part of life, he will lose his reverence for all of life.

Veeck Bill

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

Veeck Bill

He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.

Vega Lope de

He thought of Musashi, the Sword Saint, standing in his garden more than three hundred years ago. "What is the 'Body of a rock'?" he was asked. In answer, Musashi summoned a pupil of his and bid him kill himself by slashing his abdomen with a knife.

Veiled Minna Antrim

Age before beauty; and pearls before swine.

Venkman Dr. Peter

Five bicycles make a volkswagen, seven make a truck.

Vidal Gore

I never cheated an honest man, only rascals. They wanted something for nothing. I gave them nothing for something.

Vidal Gore

He that bringeth a present, findeth the door open.

Vidal Gore

Alas, I am dying beyond my means.

Vidal Gore

Nitwit ideas are for emergencies. You use them when you've got nothing else to try. If they work, they go in the Book. Otherwise you follow the Book, which is largely a collection of nitwit ideas that worked.

Vidal Gore

Everything takes longer, costs more, and is less useful.

Vidal Gore

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

Vidal Gore

The life which is unexamined is not worth living.

VietNam Good Morning

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

Villa Pancho

No good deed goes unpunished.

Vinci Leonardo da

The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.

Vinci Leonardo da

In charity there is no excess.


"Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away".

Virginia Woolf

Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!


Small is beautiful.


Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.


Honesty's the best policy.


Illusion is the first of all pleasures.


Great acts are made up of small deeds.


Would that my hand were as swift as my tongue.


God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal.


The world is your exercise-book, the pages on which you do your sums. It is not reality, although you can express reality there if you wish. You are also free to write nonsense, or lies, or to tear the pages.


Some women should be beaten regularly, like gongs.

Vonnegu Bokonon

The only promotion rules I can think of are that a sense of shame is to be avoided at all costs and there is never any reason for a hustler to be less cunning than more virtuous men. Oh yes ... whenever you think you've got something really great, a

Vonnegut Kurt

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

Vries Peter de

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them WHAT to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.


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