Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - November 09, 2012
Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy.
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Edgar Bergen (1903 - 1978), (Charlie McCarthy)  
No matter how cynical you get, it is impossible to keep up.
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Lily Tomlin (1939 - )  
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
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Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809 - 1894)  
We confess our little faults to persuade people that we have no large ones.
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Francois de La Rochefoucauld (1613 - 1680)  
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