It is always the best policy to speak the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar.
Jerome K. Jerome
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Shimon Peres The Jews' greatest contribution to history is dissatisfaction! We're a nation born to be discontented. Whatever exists we believe can be changed for the better.
Marilyn Hacker As a teacher you are more or less obliged to pay the same amount of attention to everything. That can wear you down.
Ralph Waldo Emerson The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
Nikita Khrushchev Support by United States rulers is rather in the nature of the support that the rope gives to a hanged man.
Katey Sagal 'Married with Children' was racy. It was sexist. It was a lot of things, but mostly it was funny.
Padma Lakshmi I know most people use their phones to tell time, but there's something very romantic and beautiful about a timepiece.
Margaret Mead Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful.
Edith Hamilton None but a poet can write a tragedy. For tragedy is nothing less than pain transmuted into exaltation by the alchemy of poetry.
William Empson Slowly the poison the whole blood stream fills. It is not the effort nor the failure tires. The waste remains, the waste remains and kills.
Eva Green I want to travel. Maybe I'll end up living in Norway, making cakes.
Pete Seeger I have sung for Americans of every political persuasion, and I am proud that I never refuse to sing to an audience, no matter what religion or color of their skin, or situation in life.
Bill Wyman I always got great respect as a bass player.
Jacques Barzun It seems a long time since the morning mail could be called correspondence.
Jean de la Bruyere We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
Conrad Black The balance between faith and reason is for the determination of each individual, and of the people as a whole, not of unauthorized government officials uttering impious humbug as they arbitrarily try to define that balance.
Sun Myung Moon A member must say that he is a member of the Unification Church and that he is the follower of Sun Myung Moon. If he doesn't have the courage to say it, he is not worthy of me.
William Bernbach The most powerful element in advertising is the truth.
Thomas Paine 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.
John Lasseter Every single Pixar film, at one time or another, has been the worst movie ever put on film. But we know. We trust our process. We don't get scared and say, 'Oh, no, this film isn't working.'
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