Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - September 30, 2012
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
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Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 - 1821)  
The worst moment for the atheist is when he is really thankful and has nobody to thank.
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Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828 - 1882)  
Technology adds nothing to art. Two thousand years ago, I could tell you a story, and at any point during the story I could stop, and ask, Now do you want the hero to be kidnapped, or not? But that would, of course, have ruined the story. Part of the experience of being entertained is sitting back and plugging into someone else's vision.
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Penn Jillette (1955 - ), Interview in WIRED magazine, 1993  
We always felt as if every show was the most important thing in the world, but knew if we bombed, we'd live.
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Raymond Joseph Teller, Fury Letter written to Brian Brushwood, 10-18-93  
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