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Ten Random Quotes

"Lawyers know life practically. A bookish man should always have them to converse with."
Samuel Johnson

"From birth, man carries the weight of gravity on his shoulders. He is bolted to earth. But man has only to sink beneath the surface and he is free."
Jacques Cousteau

"That's what a man wants in a wife, mostly; he wants to make sure one fool tells him he's wise."
George Eliot

"The sense of this word among the Greeks affords the noblest definition of it; enthusiasm signifies God in us."
Madame de Stael

"Worry is interest paid on trouble before it comes due."
William R. Inge

"Light (God's eldest daughter) is a principal beauty in building."
Thomas Fuller

"Retire? Not on your life. I have no plans to stop singing. What are you going to do when you love music? It's a terrible disease. You can't stop. Of course, I'd like to get off the road."
Peggy Lee

"It is better to do one's own duty, however defective it may be, than to follow the duty of another, however well one may perform it. He who does his duty as his own nature reveals it, never sins."
Lao Tzu

"Violent means will give violent freedom. That would be a menace to the world and to India herself."
Mohandas Gandhi

"Unless things change radically, President Bush will be the first President since Herbert Hoover to have presided over a net loss of jobs during his administration."
Tim Johnson

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