George Carlin

“I think people should be allowed to do anything they want. We haven’t tried that for a while. Maybe this time it’ll work.”

George Carlin, comedian, born May 12th, 1937

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Henry Ward Beecher

“I don’t like these cold, precise, perfect people, who, in order not to speak wrong, never speak at all, and in order not to do wrong, never do anything.”

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman, born June 24th, 1813

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Moliere

“If you make yourself understood, you’re always speaking well.”

Moliere, playwright, January 15th, 1622

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Andre Gide

“The most important things to say are those which often I did not think necessary for me to say – because they were too obvious.”

Andre Gide, novelist, December 22nd, 1869

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Benjamin Disraeli

“There is no act of treachery or meanness of which a political party is not capable; for in politics there is no honour.”

Benjamin Disraeli, statesman, born December 21st, 1804

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Epictetus

“If one oversteps the bounds of moderation, the greatest pleasures cease to please.”

Epictetus, Greek Stoic philosopher, born 55 AD

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Epictetus

“He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.”

Epictetus, Greek Stoic philosopher, born 55 AD

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