Quotation of the day

From the monthly archives: August 2011

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Mark Twain

We have a criminal jury system which is superior to any in the world;
its efficiency is only marred by the difficulty of finding twelve men
every day who don't know anything and can't read.

Demosthenes

What we wish, that we readily believe.

Harry S Truman

Intense feeling too often obscures the truth.

Abraham Lincoln

If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend the first six hours
sharpening my axe.

Margaret Thatcher

I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.

Alan King

Marriage is nature's way of keeping us from fighting with strangers.

Rita Rudner

I think men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage.
They've experienced pain and bought jewelry.

Sir Ralph Richardson

Acting is merely the art of keeping a large group of people from coughing.

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