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Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - May 29, 2015
We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming.
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Wernher von Braun (1912 - 1977)  
No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous.
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Henry Adams (1838 - 1918)  
A cucumber should be well-sliced, dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)  
A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once more in old age, as a fine building should be seen by morning light, at noon and by moonlight.
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Robertson Davies  
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