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Quote Left Once you touch the biographies of human beings, the notion that political beliefs are logically determined collapses like a pricked balloon. Quote Right
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Quote Left The toughest thing about success is that you've got to keep on being a success. Talent is only a starting point in this business. You've got to keep on working that talent. Someday I'll reach for it and it won't be there. Quote Right
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Quote Left In Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Canada has at last produced a political leader worthy of assassination. Quote Right
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Quote Left Idealist: a cynic in the making. Quote Right
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Quote Left Life is 10 what you make it, and 90 how you take it. Quote Right
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Quote Left My neighbor doesn't want to be loved as much as he wants to be envied. Quote Right
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Quote Left Certainly he is not of the generation that regards honesty as the best policy. However, he does regard it as a policy. (On President Richard M Nixon) Quote Right
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Quote Left If poetry is like an orgasm, an academic can be likened to someone who studies the passion-stains on the bedsheets. Quote Right
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Quote Left Brains, you know, are suspect in the Republican Party. Quote Right
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Quote Left When you argue with your inferiors, you convince them of only one thing they are as clever as you. Quote Right
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Quote Left Progress of a marriage: "There was a time when you couldn't... Quote Right
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