Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - January 06, 2013
Chess is as elaborate a waste of human intelligence as you can find outside an advertising agency.
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Raymond Chandler (1888 - 1959)  
An expert is a person who avoids small error as he sweeps on to the grand fallacy.
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Benjamin Stolberg  
It is a sign of a creeping inner death when we no longer can praise the living.
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Eric Hoffer (1902 - 1983)  
There is a tragic flaw in our precious Constitution, and I don't know what can be done to fix it. This is it: Only nut cases want to be president.
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Kurt Vonnegut (1922 - 2007), "Cold Turkey", In These Times, May 10, 2004  
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