Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - April 22, 2013
It is impossible to enjoy idling thoroughly unless one has plenty of work to do.
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Jerome K. Jerome (1859 - 1927)  
I was thrown out of college for cheating on the metaphysics exam; I looked into the soul of the boy sitting next to me.
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Woody Allen (1935 - )  
If you stay in Beverly Hills too long you become a Mercedes.
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Robert Redford (1937 - )  
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  
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