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A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
– Victor HugoRate it:
A composer is a guy who goes around forcing his will on unsuspecting air molecules, often with the assistance of unsuspecting musicians.
– Frank ZappaRate it:
A compromise is the art of dividing a cake in such a way that everyone believes he has the biggest piece.
– Ludwig ErhardRate it:
A computer lets you make more mistakes faster than any invention in human history - with the possible exceptions of handguns and tequila.
– Mitch RatliffeRate it:
A computer lets you make more mistakes faster than any invention in human history, with the possible exceptions of handguns and tequila.
– Mitch RatcliffeRate it:
A computer terminal is not some clunky old television with a typewriter in front of it. It is an interface where the mind and body can connect with the universe and move bits of it about. (from Mostly Harmless)
– Douglas Noel AdamsRate it:
A conception not reducible to the small change of daily experience is like a currency not exchangeable for articles of consumption; it is not a symbol, but a fraud.
– George SantayanaRate it:
A conclusion is the place where you got tired of thinking.
– Harold FricklesteinRate it:
A conclusion is the place where you got tired thinking.
– Martin H. FischerRate it:
A conference is a gathering of important people who singly can do nothing, but together can decide that nothing can be done.
– Fred AllenRate it:
A conscience is like a baby. It has to go to sleep before you can.
– Author UnknownRate it:
A conscience is what hurts when all your other parts feel so good.
– AnonymousRate it:
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
– Alphonse de LamartineRate it:
A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
A conservative is a fellow who thinks a rich man should have a square deal.
– Frank DaneRate it:
A conservative is a man who believes that nothing should be done for the first time.
– Alfred E. WiggamRate it:
A conservative is a man who does not think that anything should be done for the first time.
– Frank VanderlipRate it:
A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to run.
– Elbert HubbardRate it:
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
– Woodrow WilsonRate it:
A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who has never learned to walk.
– Franklin D. RooseveltRate it:
A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward.
– Franklin Delano RooseveltRate it:
A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned to walk forward.
– Franklin D. RooseveltRate it:
A conservative is one who admires radicals centuries after they're dead.
– Leo C. RostenRate it:
A considerable percentage of the people we meet on the street are people who are empty inside, that is, they are actually already dead. It is fortunate for us that we do not see and do not know it. If we knew what a number of people are actually dead and what a number of these dead people govern our lives, we should go mad with horror.
– G. I. GurdjieffRate it:
A consistent pursuit of classical physics forces a transformation in the very heart of that physics.
– Werner Heisenberg, Philosophical Problems of Nuclear Science, New York: Fawcett 1966, p.13Rate it:

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