Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - April 18, 2012
Her own mother lived the latter years of her life in the horrible suspicion that electricity was dripping invisibly all over the house.
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James Thurber (1894 - 1961), My Life and Hard Times (1933)  
What is an epigram? A dwarfish whole, its body brevity, and wit its soul.
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Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 - 1834)  
A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned to walk forward.
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Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945), radio address, Oct. 26, 1939  
There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.
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Robert Half  
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