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227 (yes Two Hundred and Twenty-Seven) of the best famous and not so famous quotes, articled in 14 Categories, filed from around the world.

Filed Under: Charles Dickens
English Novelist  1812 - 1870

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.

Filed Under: Charles Dickens
English Novelist
1812 - 1870

Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There ain't much credit in that.

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Filed Under: Dorothy Parker
U.S. Author  1893 - 1967

The affair between Margot Asquith and Margot Asquith will live as one of the prettiest love stories in all literature.

Filed Under: Steve Allen
American Television Personality  1921 - 2000

I used to be a heavy gambler. But now I just make mental bets. That's how I lost my mind.

Filed Under: Dorothy Parker
U.S. Author
1893 - 1967

Men seldom make passes At girls who wear glasses.

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Filed Under: Charles Dickens
English Novelist  1812 - 1870

...it was always said of him Scrooge that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us

Filed Under: Charles Dickens
English Novelist  1812 - 1870

I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.

Filed Under: Dorothy Parker
U.S. Author
1893 - 1967

This is on me. Suggested for her tombstone

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Filed Under: Woody Allen
Director
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When I was kidnapped, my parents snapped into action. They rented out my room.

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Filed Under: Charles Dickens
English Novelist  1812 - 1870

Cheerfulness and contentment are great beautifiers and are famous preservers of youthful looks.

Filed Under: Charles Dickens
English Novelist  1812 - 1870

...it was always said of him Scrooge that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us

Filed Under: Steve Allen
American Television Personality
1921 - 2000

Do not allow children to mix drinks. It is unseemly and they use too much vermouth. Steve Allen

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Filed Under: Dorothy Parker
U.S. Author  1893 - 1967

The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity. Attributed to her.

Filed Under: Woody Allen
Director  1935 -

As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' -- probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.

Filed Under: Charles Dickens
English Novelist
1812 - 1870

Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tries, and a touch that never hurts.

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Filed Under: Mae West
U.S. Movie Actress  1893 - 1980

Women with pasts interest men... they hope history will repeat itself.

Filed Under: Laertius Diogenes
Biographer  180 AD - 240 AD

When Thales was asked what was difficult, he said, 'To know one's self.' And what was easy, 'To advise another.'

Filed Under: Dorothy Parker
U.S. Author  1893 - 1967

"Coolidge is dead?" "How could they tell?"

Filed Under: A. A. Milne
Author
1882 - 1956

We can't all and some of us don't. That's all there is to it.

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Filed Under: Charles Dickens
English Novelist  1812 - 1870

Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tries, and a touch that never hurts.

Filed Under: Zeno
Greek Philosopher  335 BC - 264 BC

The reason we have two ears and only one mouth, is that we may hear more and speak less.

Filed Under: Mae West
U.S. Movie Actress
1893 - 1980

Women with pasts interest men... they hope history will repeat itself.

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Filed Under: Mae West
U.S. Movie Actress  1893 - 1980

It is better to be looked over than overlooked.

Filed Under: Charles Dickens
English Novelist  1812 - 1870

Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tries, and a touch that never hurts.