Quotes by Max Weinreich

A language is a dialect with an army and a navy.

Max Weinreich

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Tony Montana I always tell the truth. Even when I lie.

Scarface

A professional is someone who can do his best when he doesn't feel like it.

Alistair Cooke

Conversation has a kind of charm about it, an insuating and insidious something that elicits secrets from us just like love or liquor.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

This is the short and the long of it.

William Shakespeare, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Act 2 scene 2

Pride is the recognition of the fact that you are your own highest value and, like all of man's values, it has to be earned.

Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

I told you I was sick.

Erma Bombeck, on her tombstone »

Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.

Norman Cousins »