Writers

Wilde Procrastination

Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde

“I never put off till tomorrow what I can do the day after.”


–Oscar Wilde

Language Conceals the Truth

George Carlin

George Carlin

“By and large, language is a tool for concealing the truth.”


–George Carlin

Thought for the Day

Ann Landers

Ann Landers

“One out of four people in this country is mentally unbalanced. Think of your three closest friends; if they seem OK, then you’re the one.”


–Ann Landers

Joys of Lecturing

Sinclair Lewis

Sinclair Lewis

“When audiences come to see us authors lecture, it is largely in the hope that we’ll be funnier to look at than to read.”


–Sinclair Lewis

Writing

Steve Martin

Steve Martin

“I think I did pretty well, considering I started out with nothing but a bunch of blank paper.”


–Steve Martin

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God’s Overestimation

Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde

“I sometimes think that God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.”


–Oscar Wilde

What?

George Carlin

George Carlin

“Not only do I not know what’s going on, I wouldn’t know what to do about it if I did.”


—George Carlin

Weapons In the Hands of Fools

Frank Lloyd Wright “I’m all in favor of keeping dangerous weapons out of the hands of fools. Let’s start with typewriters.”


–Frank Lloyd Wright

Journalistic Objectivity Defined

Dave Barry

Dave Barry

“We journalists make it a point to know very little about an extremely wide variety of topics; this is how we stay objective.”


–Dave Barry

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