Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - June 16, 2013
Hollywood is a place where they place you under contract instead of under observation.
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Walter Winchell (1897 - 1972)  
Stoop and you'll be stepped on; stand tall and you'll be shot at.
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Carlos A. Urbizo  
He was a genius - that is to say, a man who does superlatively and without obvious effort something that most people cannot do by the uttermost exertion of their abilities.
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Robertson Davies, "Fifth Business"  
I once wanted to become an atheist, but I gave up - they have no holidays.
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Henny Youngman (1906 - 1998)  
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