Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - February 20, 2013
I find nothing more depressing than optimism.
[info][add][mail]
Paul Fussell  
It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his job depends on not understanding it.
[info][add][mail]
Upton Sinclair (1878 - 1968)  
You talk to God, you're religious. God talks to you, you're psychotic.
[info][add][mail]
Doris Egan, House M.D., House vs. God, 2006  
That's the funny thing about havin' a kid. They come with their own set of problems; make everything else you were worried about seem kinda silly.
[info][add][mail]
Greg Garcia, Raising Hope, Dead Tooth, 09-28-10  
- Get daily quotes on Twitter.

If an author's name is highlighted, you can click it for more quotations by that author. Click on a quotation for more information about it, or click on the icons next to each quotation:

  • [info] View further information about the quote or link to it on its own page
  • [mail] Email the quotation to yourself, or to a friend
  • [notes] View notes about the quotation

Note: These quotes are randomly selected from my collection by an automatic routine once a day. If you want more quotes, try the Quotations by Author page to browse our entire collection, or try the Random Quotations Page, which chooses new quotes each time you load it.