Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - March 17, 2014
I dote on his very absence.
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William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)  
Man is tormented by no greater anxiety than to find someone quickly to whom he can hand over that great gift of freedom with which the ill-fated creature is born.
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Fyodor Dostoevsky (1821 - 1881), "The Brothers Karamazov"  
If you can't say anything good about someone, sit right here by me.
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Alice Roosevelt Longworth (1884 - 1980)  
Men are generally idle, and ready to satisfy themselves, and intimidate the industry of others, by calling that impossible which is only difficult.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784), Life of Boerhaave  
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