Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - September 13, 2013
Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others.
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Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914), The Devil's Dictionary  
Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones.
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Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970), Unpopular Essays (1950), "Outline of Intellectual Rubbish"  
There is no stigma attached to recognizing a bad decision in time to install a better one.
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Laurence J. Peter (1919 - 1988)  
Eighty percent of married men cheat in America. The rest cheat in Europe.
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Jackie Mason (1934 - )  
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