Quotes by Charles Boyle

Testimony is like an arrow shot from a long-bow; its force depends on the strength of the hand that draws it. But argument is like an arrow from a cross-bow, which has equal force if drawn by a child or a man.

Charles Boyle

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The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.

L. P. Hartley

Abbott Now, on the St. Louis team we have Who's on first, What's on second, I Don't Know is on third. Costello That's what I want to find out.

Bud Abbott

Remember, that if thou marry for beauty, thou bindest thyself all thy life for that which perchance will neither last nor please thee one year; and when thou hast it, it will be to thee of no price at all; for the desire dieth when it is attained, and the affection perisheth when it is satisfied.

Sir Walter Raleigh

I was not lying. I said things that later on seemed to be untrue.

Richard Nixon, discussing Watergate

We have the best Congress money can buy.

Will Rogers

There is no such thing as a solitary Christian.

John Wesley »

It is hard to have patience with people who say 'There is no death' or 'Death doesn't matter.' There is death. And whatever is matters. And whatever happens has consequences, and it and they are irrevocable and irreversible. You might as well say that birth doesn't matter.

Leonardo DaVinci »