Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - December 30, 2012
I am a kind of paranoiac in reverse. I suspect people of plotting to make me happy.
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J. D. Salinger (1919 - )  
A writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people.
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Thomas Mann (1875 - 1955)  
The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would hire them away.
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Ronald Reagan (1911 - 2004)  
I am against using death as a punishment. I am also against using it as a reward.
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Stanislaw J. Lec (1909 - 1966), Unkempt Thoughts  
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