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A memorandum is written not to inform the reader, but to protect the writer.

V Kurt

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?

V Kurt

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

Vader Darth

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.

Valery Paul

I have seen the future and it is just like the present, only longer.

Valery Paul

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

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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

Vare Daniele

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

Varro Marcus Terentius

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

Varro Marcus Terentius

"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."

Vasquez Tiburcio

When properly administered, vacations do not diminish productivity: for every week you're away and get nothing done, there's another when your boss is away and you get twice as much done.

Vaughan Bill

Don't guess

Vaughn Bill

There is no cure for birth and death other than to enjoy the interval.


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

Veeck Bill

Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Veeck Bill

Pity the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.

Vega Lope de

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

Veiled Minna Antrim

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

Venkman Dr. Peter

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

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

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

Vidal Gore

When in doubt, mumble; when in trouble, delegate; when in charge, ponder.

Vidal Gore

Our policy is, when in doubt, do the right thing.

Vidal Gore

Sho' they got to have it against the law. Shoot, ever'body git high, they wouldn't be nobody git up and feed the chickens. Hee-hee.

Vidal Gore

He knows not how to know who knows not also how to unknow.

Vidal Gore

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

VietNam Good Morning

The only problem with seeing too much is that it makes you insane.

Villa Pancho

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

Vinci Leonardo da

Getting into trouble is easy.

Vinci Leonardo da

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.


To restore a sense of reality, I think Walt Disney should have a Hardluckland.

Virginia Woolf

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


Work is of two kinds: first, altering the position of matter at or near the earth's surface relative to other matter; second, telling other people to do so.


God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through.


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


Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.


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


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


... 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


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


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

Vonnegu Bokonon

When alerted to an intrusion by tinkling glass or otherwise, 1) Calm yourself 2) Identify the intruder 3) If hostile, kill him. Step number 3 is of particular importance. If you leave the guy alive out of misguided softheartedness, he will repay y

Vonnegut Kurt

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

Vries Peter de

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


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