Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - June 28, 2009
Have the courage to be ignorant of a great number of things, in order to avoid the calamity of being ignorant of everything.
Sydney Smith (1771 - 1845)  
If you haven't found something strange during the day, it hasn't been much of a day.
John A. Wheeler  
Good taste is the worst vice ever invented.
Edith Sitwell (1887 - 1964)  
Sometimes people are layered like that. There's something totally different underneath than what's on the surface. But sometimes, there's a third, even deeper level, and that one is the same as the top surface one. Like with pie.
Joss Whedon, Zack Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, and Jed Whedon, Dr. Horrible's Sing Along Blog, 2008  
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