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Quotations

The surest way to make a monkey of a man is to quote him.

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Adam was the only man who, when he said a good thing, knew that nobody had said it before him.

- Mark Twain Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

The next best thing to saying a good thing yourself, is to quote one.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

Few maxims are true from every point of view.

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What a good thing Adam had when he said a good thing he knew nobody had said it before.

- Mark Twain Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

It's better to be quotable than to be honest.

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A facility for quotation covers the absence of original thought.

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There are two kinds of marriages where the husband quotes the wife and where the wife quotes the husband.

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Next to being witty yourself, the best thing is being able to quote another's wit.

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I am but a gatherer and disposer of other men's stuff, at my best value.

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Now we sit through Shakespeare in order to recognize the quotations.

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I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good.

- Lucius Annaeus Seneca Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

You could compile the worst book in the world entirely out of selected passages from the best writers in the world.

- Gilbert Keith Chesterton Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

QUOTATION, n. The act of repeating erroneously the words of another. The words erroneously repeated.

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It's a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.

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Some for renown, on scraps of learning dote, And think they grow immortal as they quote.

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What's the use of a good quotation if you can't change it

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