The thinner the ice, the more anxious is everyone to see whether it will bear.
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Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.
I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home and have a good cry.
Time is like money, the less we have of it to spare the further we make it go.
There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory.
Genius ain't anything more than elegant common sense.
If there was no faith there would be no living in this world. We could not even eat hash with any safety.
About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment.
Money will buy a pretty good dog, but it won't buy the wag of his tail.
Every man has his follies - and often they are the most interesting thing he has got.
Wisdom has never made a bigot, but learning has.
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
I definitely love women. They are more attractive to the naked eye.
Television of course actually started in Britain in 1936, and it was a monopoly, and there was only one broadcaster and it operated on a license which is not the same as a government grant.
Let there be work, bread, water and salt for all.
All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
In time of war the laws are silent.
We know the threats - from global terrorist networks to the spread of deadly weapons. Yet we also know that embedded in this time of danger is the promise of a new day, if we have the courage and commitment to work together.
The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree with you and are too cowardly to let you know.
In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy.
I love home cooking, and I'm not a great one for fast food.