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Quotes of the Day [Jun. 18th, 2003|12:52 pm]
Peter Sheil
It is impossible to imagine Goethe or Beethoven being good at billiards or golf.
H. L. Mencken (1880 - 1956)

I envy people who drink. At least they have something to blame everything on.
Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972)

What is the difference between unethical and ethical advertising? Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public; ethical advertising uses truth to deceive the public.
Vilhjalmur Stefansson (1879 - 1962), "Discovery", 1964

There will always be a part, and always a very large part of every community, that have no care but for themselves, and whose care for themselves reaches little further than impatience of immediate pain, and eagerness for the nearest good.
Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784), Taxation No Tyranny
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[User Picture]From: goddess_2000
2003-06-18 10:13 pm (UTC)

I envy people who drink. At least they have something to blame everything on.

Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972) This was from a movie. I cannot remember what the name was. I have seen every one he's been in. I think most of his lines were adlib :-)
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