Quotes by William Bull Halsey

There are no extraordinary men...just extraordinary circumstances that ordinary men are forced to deal with.

William Bull Halsey

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Success without honor is an unseasoned dish it will satisfy your hunger, but it won't taste good.

Joe Paterno

Democracy is the bludgeoning of the people, by the people, for the people.

Oscar Wilde

If a word in the dictionary were mispelled, how would we know?

Steven Wright

I'm going to speak my mind because I have nothing to loose.

S Hayakawa

Morpheus Throughout human history, we have been dependent on machines to survive. Fate, it seems, is not without a sense of irony.

Matrix, The

My mother loved children - she would have given anything if I had been one.

Groucho Marx »

Better be quarreling than lonesome.

Irish Proverb »

Nothing more rapidly inclines a person to go into a monastery than reading a book on etiquette. There are so many trivial ways in which it is possible to commit some social sin.

Quentin Crisp »