Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - July 11, 2013
I'm as pure as the driven slush.
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Tallulah Bankhead (1903 - 1968)  
Bureaucrats write memoranda both because they appear to be busy when they are writing and because the memos, once written, immediately become proof that they were busy.
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Charles Peters  
Washington is the only place where sound travels faster than light.
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C. V. R. Thompson  
Mothers may still want their sons to grow up to be President, but according to a famous Gallup poll of some years ago, some 73 percent do not want them to become politicians in the process.
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John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963), Profiles in Courage, 1956  
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