The best Quotations

For the happiest life, days should be rigorously planned, nights left open to chance.
- Mignon McLaughlin

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Quotation It takes five years to design a new car in this country. Heck, we won World War II in four years. - writer
Quotation The shame that arises from praise which we do not deserve often makes us do things we should otherwise never have attempted. - writer
Quotation They say the seeds of what we will do are in all of us, but it always seemed to me that in those who make jokes in life the seeds are covered with better soil and with a higher grade of manure. - writer
Quotation A lovely thing about Christmas is that it's compulsory, like a thunderstorm, and we all go through it together. - writer
Quotation The Metropolis should have been aborted long before it became New York, London or Tokyo. - writer
Quotation Nothing is sacred to a gamester. - writer