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 Kingman Brewster, Jr. - “I'm very curious to know what the hell they're saying on the phone, but I'd be more worried if they weren't talking.”
 Kingman Brewster, Jr. - “While the spoken word can travel faster, you can't take it home in your hand. Only the written word can be absorbed wholly at the convenience of the reader.”
 Kingman Brewster, Jr. - “If I take refuge in ambiguity, I assure you that it's quite conscious.”
 Kingman Brewster, Jr. - “If I take refuge in ambiguity, I assure you it's quite conscious.”
 Kingman Brewster, Jr. - “Judgment is more than skill. It sets forth on intellectual seas beyond the shores of hard indisputable factual information.”
 Kingman Brewster, Jr. - “We all live in a televised goldfish bowl.”
 Kingman Brewster, Jr. - “The function of a briefing paper is to prevent the ambassador from saying something dreadfully indiscreet. I sometimes think its true object is to prevent the ambassador from saying anything at all.”
 Kingman Brewster, Jr. - “There is a correlation between the creative and the screwball. So we must suffer the screwball gladly.”
 Kingman Brewster, Jr. - “Incomprehensible jargon is the hallmark of a profession.”
 Kingman Brewster, Jr. - “Universities should be safe havens where ruthless examination of realities will not be distorted by the aim to please or inhibited by the risk of displeasure.”