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"You'll have to speak up, I'm wearing a towel" {while speaking on the phone}
Homer Simpson
''God is Love,'' we are taught as children to believe. But when we first begin to get some inkling of how He loves us, we are repelled; it seems so cold, indeed, not love at all as we understand the word.
W. H. Auden
''Healing,'' Papa would tell me, ''is not a science, but the intuitive art of wooing nature.''
W. H. Auden
''Reason'' is the cause of our falsification of the evidence of the senses. In so far as the senses show becoming, passing away, change, they do not lie.
Friedrich Nietzsche
''Skepticism,'' is that anything more than we used to mean when we said, ''Well, what have we here?''
Robert Frost
''To give style'' to one's character -- a great and rare art! He exercises it who surveys all that his nature presents in strength and weakness and then moulds it to an artistic plan until everything appears as art and reason, and even the weaknesses delight the eye.
Friedrich Nietzsche
''Write that down,'' the King said to the jury, and the jury eagerly wrote down all three dates on their slates, and then added them up, and reduced the answer to shillings and pence.
Lewis Carroll
'A sound Conservative government,' said Taper, musingly. 'I understand: Tory men and Whig measures.'
Benjamin Disraeli
'A whole world of pain is contained in these words.' How can it be contained in them? - It is bound up with them. The words are like an acorn from which an oak tree can grow.
Ludwig Wittgenstein
'Authoring tools' are terrible; there is almost no software that can create closed captions for media players. And of course there is no training. TV captioning is bad enough, and this stuff is generally worse.
Joe Clark
'Ave you 'eard o' the Widow at Windsor / With a hairy gold crown on 'er 'ead?
Rudyard Kipling
'But then,' thought Alice. 'shall I never get any older than I am now? That'll be a comfort, one way--never to be an old woman--but then--always to have lessons to learn!'
Lewis Carroll
'Curiouser and curiouser!' cried Alice
Lewis Carroll
'Don't you worry, and don't you hurry.' I know that phrase by heart, and if all other music should perish out of the world it would still sing to me.
Mark Twain
'E's all 'ot sand an' ginger when alive, / An' 'e's generally shammin' when 'e's dead.
Rudyard Kipling
'Evil men have no songs.' How is it that the Russians have songs?
Friedrich Nietzsche
'How many times can a man turn his head and pretend he just doesn't see?'
Bob Dylan
'If it was not for the entail I should not mind it.' `What should not you mind?' `I should not mind anything at all.' `Let us be thankful that you are preserved from a state of such insensibility.'
Jane Austen
'In headaches and in worry
Vaguely life leaks away,
And Time will have his fancy
To-morrow or to-day.
W. H. Auden
'It's okay' is a cosmic truth.
Richard Bach
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