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On 16 September 1985, when the Commerce Department announced that the United States had become a debtor nation, the American Empire died.
– Gore Vidal
On a good day, I view the job of president as directing an orchestra. On the dark days, it is more like that of a clutch-engaging the engine to effect forward motion, while taking greater friction.
– A Bartlett Giamatti
On a group of theories one can found a school; but on a group of values one can found a culture, a civilization, a new way of living together among men.
– Ignazio Silone
On a long journey of human life, faith is the best of companions it is the best refreshment on the journey and it is the greatest property.
– Buddha
On a plane you can pick up more and better people than on any other public conveyance since the stagecoach.
– Anita Loos
On a soft snow, even a sparrow leaves a trace; the important thing is to leave a trace on a steel plate!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
On account of being a democracy and run by the people, we are the only nation in the world that has to keep a government four years, no matter what it does.
– Will Rogers
On account of us being a democracy and run by the people, we are the only nation in the world that has to keep a government four years, no matter what it does.
– Will Rogers
On action alone be thy interest, Never on its fruits. Let not the fruits of action be thy motive, Nor be thy attachment to inaction.
– Bhagavad Gita
On action alone be thy interest,
Never on its fruits.
Let not the fruits of action be thy motive,
Nor be thy attachment to inaction.

– Bhagavad Gita, Chapter 2
On being an actor .nothing more than a worker in a service occupation . It's like being a waiter or a gas station attendant, but I'm waiting on 6 million people in a week if I'm lucky.
– Harrison Ford
On CBS Radio the news of his Ed Murrow's death, reportedly from lung cancer, was followed by a cigarette commercial.
– Alexander Kendrick
On doing another talk show It would be like going back to a relationship. Ever do that You go out with a girl you used to date, she looks so damn good, and then at a certain point you say, Boy, now I remember. I know why I left
– Arsenio Hall
On Fathers Day, we again wish you all happy birthday.
– Ralph Kiner
On hearing of the 1930's miners' strike "What do those earthworms want now?
– Lady Nancy Astor
On her first meeting with he ex-husband, Steven Seagal He reminded me of an alien.
– Kelly Le Brock
On his deathbed Death, the only immortal who treats us all alike, whose pity and whose peace and whose refuse are for all -- the soiled and the pure, the rich and the poor, the loved and the unloved.
– Mark Twain
On life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him.
– Buddha
On love I have no respect for anyone who says they've given up, or that they're not looking or that they're tired. That is to abrogate one's responsibility as a human being.
– Harlan Ellison
On marriage Look for a sweet person. Forget rich.
– Estee Lauder
On Monday mornings I am dedicated to the proposition that all men are created jerks.
– H. Allen Smith, "Let the Crabgrass Grow"
On my income tax 1040 it says 'Check this box if you are blind.' I wanted to put a check mark about three inches away.
– Tom Lehrer
On packing Lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then, take half the clothes and twice the money.
– Susan Butler Anderson
On reflection, one of the things I needed to learn was to allow myself to be loved.
– Isha McKenzie-Mavinga
On stage, I make love to 25,000 people, then I go home alone.
– Janis Joplin

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