Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - April 06, 2013
Just because your voice reaches halfway around the world doesn't mean you are wiser than when it reached only to the end of the bar.
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Edward R. Murrow (1908 - 1965)  
People ask for criticism, but they only want praise.
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W. Somerset Maugham (1874 - 1965), "Of Human Bondage", 1915  
Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
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Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900), In Life of Oscar Wilde, H. Pearson  
A bookstore is one of the only pieces of evidence we have that people are still thinking.
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Jerry Seinfeld (1954 - )  
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