Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - September 19, 2013
Brass bands are all very well in their place - outdoors and several miles away.
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Sir Thomas Beecham (1879 - 1961)  
The great thing about human language is that it prevents us from sticking to the matter at hand.
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Lewis Thomas (1913 - 1993)  
Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact.
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George Eliot (1819 - 1880)  
It is our responsibilities, not ourselves, that we should take seriously.
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Peter Ustinov (1921 - 2004)  
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