Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - May 12, 2013
It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.
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H. L. Mencken (1880 - 1956)  
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
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Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862), "Walden", 1854  
Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough.
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Groucho Marx (1890 - 1977)  
The man who lets himself be bored is even more contemptible than the bore.
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Samuel Butler (1835 - 1902)  
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