Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - June 21, 2013
A cucumber should be well-sliced, dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)  
The great thing about television is that if something important happens anywhere in the world, day or night, you can always change the channel.
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From "Taxi"  
Life is a long lesson in humility.
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James M. Barrie (1860 - 1937)  
The great tragedy of Science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
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Thomas H. Huxley (1825 - 1895)  
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