Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - October 13, 2017
If all the cars in the United States were placed end to end, it would probably be Labor Day Weekend.
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Doug Larson  
A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while he gets to know something.
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Wilson Mizner (1876 - 1933)  
The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap between one's real and one's declared aims, one turns as it were instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish spurting out ink.
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George Orwell (1903 - 1950), "Politics and the English Language", 1946  
Friends should always tell you the truth. But please donít.
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Louis C. K., Vanity Fair interview, 2013  
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