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" Dying is easy, comedy is hard"


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"A happy family is but an earlier heaven."


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"A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul."


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"A little learning is a dangerous thing but we must take that risk because a little is as much as our biggest heads can hold."


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"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."


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"A veteran journalist has never had time to think twice before he writes."


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"A man of great common sense and good taste - meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage."


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"A fools brain digests philosophy into folly science into superstition and art into pedantry. Hence University education."


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"A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell."


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"Men have to do some awfully mean things to keep up their respectability."


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"Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all others because you were born in it."


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"Martyrdom: The only way a man can become famous without ability."


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"Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness but it is greatness."


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"When I was young I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work."


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"We are made wise not by the recollection of our past but by the responsibility for our future."


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"Statistics show that of those who contract the habit of eating very few survive."


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"Lack of money is the root of all evil."


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"Use your health even to the point of wearing it out. That is what it is for. Spend all you have before you die do not outlive yourself."


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"Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh."


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"Its easier to replace a dead man than a good picture."


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"What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge and not knowledge in pursuit of the child."


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"Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your hearts desire the other is to get it."


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"It is a curious sensation: the sort of pain that goes mercifully beyond our powers of feeling. When your heart is broken your boats are burned: nothing matters any more. It is the end of happiness and the beginning of peace."


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"Im an atheist and I thank God for it."


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"My reputation grows with every failure."


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"Every man over forty is a scoundrel."


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"Hes a man of great common sense and good taste - meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage."


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"One man that has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who havent and dont."


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"Men are wise in proportion not to their experience but to their capacity for experience."


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"Without art the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable."


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"Until the men of action clear out the talkers we who have social consciences are at the mercy of those who have none."


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"Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it."


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"Science never solves a problem without creating ten more."


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"There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your hearts desire. The other is to gain it."


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"Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity."


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"Youll never have a quiet world till you knock the patriotism out of the human race."


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"Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life."


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"The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it."


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"Miracles in the sense of phenomena we cannot explain surround us on every hand: life itself is the miracle of miracles."


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"If women were particular about mens characters they would never get married at all."


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"Life would be tolerable but for its amusements."


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"If history repeats itself and the unexpected always happens how incapable must Man be of learning from experience."


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"Nothing is ever done in this world until men are prepared to kill one another if it is not done."


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"Capitalism has destroyed our belief in any effective power but that of self interest backed by force."


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"Give a man health and a course to steer and hell never stop to trouble about whether hes happy or not."


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"The truth is hardly any of us have ethical energy enough for more than one really inflexible point of honor."


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"Marriage is good enough for the lower classes: they have facilities for desertion that are denied to us."


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"Choose silence of all virtues for by it you hear other mens imperfections and conceal your own."


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"The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and about all time."


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"Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who cant sleep with the window shut and a woman who cant sleep with the window open."


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"When a man says money can do anything that settles it: he hasnt got any."


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"Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does."


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"All my life affection has been showered upon me and every forward step I have made has been taken in spite of it."


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"We learn from experience that men never learn anything from experience."


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"No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced that it says what he means."


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"Life levels all men. Death reveals the eminent."


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"I am afraid we must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that honesty is the best policy."


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"There is no subject on which more dangerous nonsense is talked and thought than marriage."


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"Home life is no more natural to us than a cage is natural to a cockatoo."


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"Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being sooner ended."


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"She had lost the art of conversation but not unfortunately the power of speech."


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"Life isnt about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself."


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"There is no sincerer love than the love of food."


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"Old men are dangerous: it doesnt matter to them what is going to happen to the world."


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"The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place."


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"The fickleness of the women I love is only equalled by the infernal constancy of the women who love me."


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"Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time."


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"It is the mark of a truly intelligent person to be moved by statistics."


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"The best place to find God is in a garden. You can dig for him there."


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"I would like to take you seriously but to do so would be an affront to your intelligence."


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"Hell is full of musical amateurs."


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"Parentage is a very important profession but no test of fitness for it is ever imposed in the interest of the children."


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"Hegel was right when he said that we learn from history that man can never learn anything from history."


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"I learned long ago never to wrestle with a pig. You get dirty and besides the pig likes it."


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"The art of government is the organisation of idolatry."


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"I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad."


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"You use a glass mirror to see your face you use works of art to see your soul."


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"The trouble with her is that she lacks the power of conversation but not the power of speech."


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"In a battle all you need to make you fight is a little hot blood and the knowledge that its more dangerous to lose than to win."


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"Never fret for an only son the idea of failure will never occur to him."


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"An index is a great leveller."


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"The British soldier can stand up to anything except the British War Office."


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"Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children."


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"Oh the tiger will love you. There is no sincerer love than the love of food."


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"Power does not corrupt men fools however if they get into a position of power corrupt power."


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"Perhaps the greatest social service that can be rendered by anybody to the country and to mankind is to bring up a family."


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"Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory beauty truth knowledge virtue and abiding love."


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"The secret to success is to offend the greatest number of people."


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"It is most unwise for people in love to marry."


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"The only service a friend can really render is to keep up your courage by holding up to you a mirror in which you can see a noble image of yourself."


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"Animals are my friends... and I dont eat my friends."


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"I never thought much of the courage of a lion tamer. Inside the cage he is at least safe from people."


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"Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness."


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"What Englishman will give his mind to politics as long as he can afford to keep a motor car?"


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