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Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - July 1, 2016
The nation behaves well if it treats the natural resources as assets which it must turn over to the next generation increased, and not impaired, in value.
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Theodore Roosevelt (1858 - 1919), Speech before the Colorado Live Stock Association, Denver, Colorado, August 19, 1910  
I have just returned from Boston. It is the only sane thing to do if you find yourself up there.
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Fred Allen (1894 - 1956), in a letter to Groucho Marx, 1953  
The absence of alternatives clears the mind marvelously.
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Henry Kissinger (1923 - )  
All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dependence on the appreciation of others.
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Cyril Connolly (1903 - 1974), Enemies of Promise (1938)  
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