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Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - March 29, 2015
Newspapermen learn to call a murderer 'an alleged murderer' and the King of England 'the alleged King of England' to avoid libel suits.
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Stephen Leacock (1869 - 1944)  
With most men, unbelief in one thing springs from blind belief in another.
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Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (1742 - 1799)  
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
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Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862)  
Once you've learned to study in a bathing suit on the grass with muscled men throwing frisbees over your head, you can accomplish almost anything.
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Susan Rice, Stanford University Commencement, 2010  
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