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Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - October 01, 2014
When ideas fail, words come in very handy.
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)  
In our civilization, and under our republican form of government, intelligence is so highly honored that it is rewarded by exemption from the cares of office.
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Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914), The Devil's Dictionary  
Nothing is more characteristic of a man than the mann in which he behaves toward fools.
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Henri-Frédéric Amiel  
That's the trouble with a politician's life-somebody is always interrupting it with an election.
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Will Rogers (1879 - 1935)  
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