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  • #1
    Kurt Vonnegut
    “She was a dull person, but a sensational invitation to make babies. Men looked at her and wanted to fill her up with babies right away.”
    Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five

  • #2
    Kurt Vonnegut
    “There is no reason why good cannot triumph as often as evil. The triumph of anything is a matter of organization. If there are such things as angels, I hope that they are organized along the lines of the Mafia.”
    Kurt Vonnegut, The Sirens of Titan

  • #3
    Kurt Vonnegut
    “Nobody was hurt, thank God, because both drivers were wearing seat belts. Thank God, thank God.”
    vonnegut

  • #4
    “Act boldly and unseen forces will come to your aid.”
    Dorothea Brande

  • #5
    Gore Vidal
    “It is not enough to succeed. Others must fail.”
    Gore Vidal

  • #6
    Matt Ridley
    “Half the ideas in this book are probably wrong.”
    Matt Ridley, The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature

  • #7
    Mark Twain
    “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”
    Mark Twain

  • #8
    Orson Scott Card
    “The essence of training is to allow error without consequence.”
    Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game

  • #9
    Irene Hannon
    “A coincidence is a small miracle in which God chooses to remain anonymous.”
    Irene Hannon

  • #10
    Charles Bukowski
    “I guess the only time most people think about injustice is when it happens to them.”
    Charles Bukowski, Ham on Rye

  • #11
    Charles Bukowski
    “It seemed better to delay thinking.”
    Charles Bukowski, Ham on Rye
    tags: 193

  • #12
    Charles Bukowski
    “You just rebel against everything. How are you going to survive?

    I don't know. I'm already tired.”
    Charles Bukowski, Ham on Rye

  • #13
    “I shall pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do or any kindness that I can show to any human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.”
    Stephen Grellet

  • #14
    Joseph Conrad
    “Your strength is just an accident arising from the weakness of others.”
    Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness

  • #15
    Joseph Conrad
    “Facing it, always facing it, that’s the way to get through. Face it.”
    Conrad Joseph

  • #16
    Joseph Conrad
    “Even extreme grief may ultimately vent
    itself in violence--but more generally takes the form of apathy”
    Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness

  • #17
    William  James
    “Our view of the world is truly shaped by what we decide to hear.”
    William James

  • #18
    Ansel Adams
    “When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.”
    Ansel Adams

  • #19
    Clayton M. Christensen
    “Decide what you stand for. And then stand for it all the time.”
    Clayton Christensen

  • #20
    Clayton M. Christensen
    “It's easier to hold your principles 100 percent of the time than it is to hold them 98 percent of the time.”
    Clayton M. Christensen, How Will You Measure Your Life?

  • #21
    Clayton M. Christensen
    “But if anyone believes that he is working harder but is being paid less than another person, it would be like transplanting cancer into this company.”
    Clayton M. Christensen, How Will You Measure Your Life?

  • #22
    Kurt Vonnegut
    “Charm was a scheme for making strangers like and trust a person immediately, no matter what the charmer had in mind.”
    Kurt Vonnegut, Breakfast of Champions

  • #23
    Oscar Wilde
    “There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.”
    Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray

  • #24
    Charles Bukowski
    “Any damn fool can beg up some kind of job; it takes a wise man to make it without working.”
    Charles Bukowski, Post Office
    tags: work

  • #25
    Charles Bukowski
    “I wasn't much of a petty thief. I wanted the whole world or nothing.”
    Charles Bukowski, Post Office

  • #26
    Charles Bukowski
    “The first place smelled like work, so I took the second.”
    Charles Bukowski, Post Office

  • #27
    P.J. O'Rourke
    “Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely.”
    P. J. O'Rourke

  • #28
    P.J. O'Rourke
    “Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.”
    P.J. O'Rourke

  • #29
    P.J. O'Rourke
    “If you think health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it costs when it's free.”
    P.J. O'Rourke

  • #30
    Konstantin Jireček
    “We, the unwilling, led by the unknowing, are doing the impossible for the ungrateful. We have done so much, for so long, with so little, we are now qualified to do anything with nothing.”
    Konstantin Josef Jireček



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