My Favorite Quotes
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 Robert Service - “Pitched on his head, and pumped full of lead, was Dangerous Dan McGrew, While the man from the creeks lay clutched to the breast of the lady that's known as Lou.”
 Robert W. Service - “I remember little of the Yukon or what I wrote there.”
 Robert Service - “No man can be a failure if he thinks he's a success If he thinks he is a winner, then he is.”
 Robert Service - “It's the steady, quiet, plodding ones who win in the lifelong race.”
 Robert Service - “Be sure your wisest words are those you do not say.”
 Robert Service - “Avoid extremes be moderate In saving and in spending An equable and easy gait Will win an easy ending.”
 Robert W. Service - “The only society I like is rough and tough, and the tougher the better. There's where you get down to bedrock and meet human people.”
 Robert Service - “This is the Law of the Yukon, that only the Strong shall thriveThat surely the Weak shall perish, and only the Fit survive.”
 Robert Service - “Oh it is good to ride and run,To roam the greenwood wild and freeTo hunt, to idle in the sun,To leap into the laughing sea”
 Robert Service - “His life, though none too long, Was never dull Of woman, wine and song Bill had his full.”
 Robert Service - “It's a different song when everything's wrong, when you're feeling infernally mortal when it's ten against one, and hope there is none, buck up, little soldier, and chortle.”
 Captain Vice - “They were picking up bets, dropping off winnings. They also were involved with intimidating people, threatening people.”
 Robert W. Service - “Write verse, not poetry. The public wants verse. If you have a talent for poetry, then don't by any means mother it, but try your hand at verse.”
 Robert Service - “My pipe is out, my glass is dry My fire is almost ashes too But once again, before you go, And I prepare to meet the New Old Year a parting word that's true, For we've been comrades, you and I - I thank God for each day of you There bless yo”
 Robert Service - “A promise made is a debt unpaid.”
 Robert Service - “A Promise made is a debt unpaid”
 Captain Vice - “This is the largest organized crime and gambling case in Fairfax County's history.”
 Captain Vice - “It was clear early on that these individuals were involved in a large operation involving gambling, loan-sharking, extortion and drug trafficking.”
 Robert Service - “I have some friends, some honest friends, and honest friends are few My pipe of briar, my open fire, A book that's not too new.”
 Captain Vice - “They were well established when we started the investigation so it's safe to assume this had been going on for some time.”
 Robert W. Service - “I have an intense dislike for artificial society. In France, one could lead a free life - to do what one wanted to do without interference or criticism from one's neighbors.”
 Robert Service - “Be master of your petty annoyances and conserve your energies for the big, worthwhile things. It isn't the mountain ahead that wears you out - it's the grain of sand in your shoe.”
 Robert W. Service - “This is the law of the Yukon, that only the strong shall thrive That surely the weak shall perish, and only the fit survive.”