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Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - July 29, 2014
The Army has carried the American ... ideal to its logical conclusion. Not only do they prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, creed and color, but also on ability.
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Tom Lehrer (1928 - )  
If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must Man be of learning from experience.
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George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)  
My husband gave me a necklace. It's fake. I requested fake. Maybe I'm paranoid, but in this day and age, I don't want something around my neck that's worth more than my head.
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Rita Rudner  
Nothing has an uglier look to us than reason, when it is not on our side.
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Halifax  
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