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"Of middle age the best that can be said is that a middle-aged person has likely learned how to have a little fun in spite of his troubles." Make picture quote!
"Prohibition makes you want to cry into your beer and denies you the beer to cry into." Make picture quote!
"Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday." Make picture quote!
"Poetry is what Milton saw when he went blind." Make picture quote!
"Pity the meek, for they shall inherit the earth." Make picture quote!
"One of the most important things to remember about infant care is: don't change diapers in midstream." Make picture quote!
"Man cannot be uplifted; he must be seduced into virtue." Make picture quote!
"Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo." Make picture quote!
"There is nothing so habit-forming as money." Make picture quote!
"Middle age is the time when a man is always thinking that in a week or two he will feel as good as ever." Make picture quote!
"Ours is a world where people don't know what they want and are willing to go through hell to get it." Make picture quote!
"Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates." Make picture quote!
"Some persons are likeable in spite of their unswerving integrity." Make picture quote!
"Successful people are the ones who think up things for the rest of the world to keep busy at." Make picture quote!
"The art of newspaper paragraphing is to stroke a platitude until it purrs like an epigram." Make picture quote!
"The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race." Make picture quote!
"There is luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves, we feel no one else has a right to blame us." Make picture quote!
"We pay for the mistakes of our ancestors, and it seems only fair that they should leave us the money to pay with." Make picture quote!
"When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: 'Whose?'" Make picture quote!
"Writing a book of poetry is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo." Make picture quote!
"Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough." Make picture quote!
"It takes all sorts of people to make the underworld." Make picture quote!
"The trouble with the public is that there is too much of it; what we need in public is less quantity and more quality." Make picture quote!
"An optimist is a guy that has never had much experience." Make picture quote!
"An idea isn't responsible for the people who believe in it." Make picture quote!
"In order to influence a child, one must be careful not to be that child's parent or grandparent." Make picture quote!
"A hypocrite is a person who - but who isn't?" Make picture quote!
"A pessimist is a person who has had to listen to too many optimists." Make picture quote!
"A sequel is an admission that you've been reduced to imitating yourself." Make picture quote!
"A demagogue is a person with whom we disagree as to which gang should mismanage the country." Make picture quote!
"Blood will tell, but often it tells too much." Make picture quote!
"Bores bore each other too; but it never seems to teach them anything." Make picture quote!
"By the time a bartender knows what drink a man will have before he orders, there is little else about him worth knowing." Make picture quote!
"Did you ever notice that when a politician does get an idea he usually gets it all wrong." Make picture quote!
"In all systems of theology the devil figures as a male person. Yes, it is women who keep the church going." Make picture quote!
"An idea is not responsible for the people who believe in it." Make picture quote!
"If you want to get rich from writing, write the sort of thing that's read by persons who move their lips when they're reading to themselves." Make picture quote!
"Every cloud has its silver lining but it is sometimes a little difficult to get it to the mint." Make picture quote!
"I would rather start a family than finish one." Make picture quote!
"I have often noticed that ancestors never boast of the descendants who boast of ancestors. I would rather start a family than finish one. Blood will tell, but often it tells too much." Make picture quote!
"Honesty is a good thing, but it is not profitable to its possessor unless it is kept under control." Make picture quote!
"Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness." Make picture quote!
"Fishing is a delusion entirely surrounded by liars in old clothes." Make picture quote!
"Fate often puts all the material for happiness and prosperity into a man's hands just to see how miserable he can make himself with them." Make picture quote!




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