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Quotation For All Seasons

Funny Quotes 96-100

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Funny Quotes

Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it.
Laurence J. Peter

Our national flower is the concrete cloverleaf.
Lewis Mumford

Parents are the last people on earth who ought to have children.
Samuel Butler

Parrots make great pets. They have more personality than goldfish.
Chevy Chase

I wish I had the nerve not to tip.
Paul Lynde

Food Quotes 26-30

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Food Quotes
I always knew that food and wine were vital, with my mother being Italian and a good cook.
Robert Mondavi

Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It’s too controversial.
Erma Bombeck

LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food; sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites.
Henry Fielding

Man is the only animal that can remain on friendly terms with the victims he intends to eat until he eats them.
Samuel Butler

Man seeks to change the foods available in nature to suit his tastes, thereby putting an end to the very essence of life contained in them.
Sai Baba

Experience Quotes 36-40

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Experience Quotes
Experience teaches only the teachable.
Aldous Huxley

Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel cannot exhaust.
Karl Kraus

The main thing experience has taught me is that one has to sort of hone their relationship to time, you know.
John Frusciante

The only source of knowledge is experience.
Albert Einstein

Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Samuel Butler

Death Quotes 16-20

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Death Quotes

For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
William Penn

For me, habit is just a synonym for death.
Juliette Binoche

From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.
Edvard Munch

To himself everyone is immortal; he may know that he is going to die, but he can never know that he is dead.
Samuel Butler

Tradition demands that we not speak poorly of the dead.
Daniel Barenboim

Art Quotes 56-60

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Art Quotes

The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure.
Dale Carnegie

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
Friedrich Nietzsche

The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.
Abraham Lincoln

The history of art is the history of revivals.
Samuel Butler

The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art’s audience. Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public.
Paul Gauguin