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Quotes: 1961 - 1980 of 1980 Pages: First ... Previous 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 
Human beings are born into this little span of life of which the best thing is its friendship and intimacies, and soon their places will know them no more, and yet they leave their friendships and intimacies with no cultivation, to grow as they will
William James
Comedians are not usually actors, but imitations of actors.
Johann Georg von Zimmermann
If you'd be wealthy, think of saving, more than of getting: The Indies have not made Spain rich, because her Outgoes equal her Incomes.
Benjamin Franklin
And he called the multitude, and said unto them, Hear, and understand: / Not that which goeth into the mouth defileth a man; but that which cometh out of the mouth, this defileth a man.
To a poet nothing can be useless
Samuel Johnson
Not many of you should presume to be teachers, my brothers, because you know that we who teach will be judged more strictly
What we call education and culture is for the most part nothing but the substitution of reading for experience, of literature for life, of the obsolete fictitious for the contemporary real.
George Bernard Shaw
All the crap they tell you about... getting joy and having a kind of wisdom in your golden years - it's all tripe,
Woody Allen
Someone has said that the first soothsayer, the first prophet, was the first rascal who encountered a fool
Praise the LORD; for the LORD is good: sing praises unto his name; for it is pleasant.
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you have an ounce of common sense and one good friend you don't need an analyst.
Joan Crawford
But we do as we have always done: we take whatever is cast into us down into our depths -- for we are deep, we do not forget -- and once more grow clear. . . .
Friedrich Nietzsche
Husbands are chiefly good lovers when they are betraying their wives.
Marilyn Monroe
And the multitude rebuked them, because they should hold their peace: but they cried the more, saying, Have mercy on us, O Lord, thou son of David.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
Karl Marx
They can't violate their agreements and then say we violated, what will you pay us to get out of the violation,
Colin Powell
I never desired to please the rabble. What pleased them, I did not learn; and what I knew was far removed from their understanding.
We need to improve on our 1-on-1 defense and play better team defense.
Shaquille O'Neal
I hold that a man has as much right to spell a word as it is pronounced as he has to pronounce it the way it ain't spelled
Josh Billings
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