Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - October 20, 2013
One man's folly is another man's wife.
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Helen Rowland (1876 - 1950)  
Is sloppiness in speech caused by ignorance or apathy? I don't know and I don't care.
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William Safire (1929 - )  
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
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Rene Descartes (1596 - 1650)  
It's a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it's a depression when you lose yours.
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Harry S Truman (1884 - 1972), in Observer, April 13, 1958  
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