The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is at all comprehensible.
Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)
The entire economy of the Western world is built on things that cause cancer.
From the 1985 movie "Bliss"
It is possible to be below flattery as well as above it.
Thomas Babington Macaulay (1800 - 1859)
One man that has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who haven't and don't.
George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950), "The Apple Cart" (1929), act I