Quotes by W, Willard Wirtz

Commencement speakers have a good deal in common with grandfather clocks Standing usually some six feet tall, typically ponderous in construction, more traditional than functional, their distinction is largely their noisy communication of essentially commonplace information.

W, Willard Wirtz

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When I was born I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and a half.

Gracie Allen

I would rather lose in a cause that will some day win, than win in a cause that will some day lose.

Woodrow Wilson

Talent does what it can, Genius does what it must.

Edward George Bulwer-Lytton

The hero is commonly the simplest and obscurest of men.

Henry David Thoreau, book

I chose and my word was shaken. So what? The choice may have been mistaken — the choosing was not. Just keep moving on...

Stephen Sondheim, Sunday in the Park with George 1984, Act 2

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I am prepared to meet anyone, but whether anyone is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.

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