Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - April 16, 2013
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
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Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)  
Time is that quality of nature which keeps events from happening all at once. Lately it doesn't seem to be working.
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Anonymous  
All successful newspapers are ceaselessly querulous and bellicose. They never defend anyone or anything if they can help it; if the job is forced on them, they tackle it by denouncing someone or something else.
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H. L. Mencken (1880 - 1956)  
Invention is the mother of necessity.
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Thorstein Veblen (1857 - 1929)  
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