Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - January 14, 2013
Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example.
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Mark Twain (1835 - 1910), Pudd'nhead Wilson (1894)  
The prospect of a long day at the beach makes me panic. There is no harder work I can think of than taking myself off to somewhere pleasant, where I am forced to stay for hours and 'have fun'.
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Phillip Lopate  
In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
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Thomas Jefferson (1743 - 1826)  
Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don't know which half.
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John Wanamaker (1838 - 1922)  
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