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Quotes of the Day [Dec. 16th, 2006|10:43 pm]
Peter Sheil
Today's quotes for you, a good selection from the silly to the deep.


It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

A kleptomaniac is a person who helps himself because he can't help himself.
Henry Morgan

If God wanted us to fly, He would have given us tickets.
Mel Brooks (1926 - )

It's not the voting that's democracy, it's the counting.
Tom Stoppard (1937 - ), Jumpers (1972) act 1

Tradition is a guide and not a jailer.
W. Somerset Maugham (1874 - 1965)

Silence is a text easy to misread.
A. A. Attanasio, 'The Eagle and the Sword'

There are two ways of exerting one's strength: one is pushing down, the other is pulling up.
Booker T. Washington (1856 - 1915)

[User Picture]From: becky44
2006-12-17 02:10 am (UTC)
I think we can always rely on Voltaire and Mel Brooks to come through!
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