The best Quotations

A neighborhood is where, when you go out of it, you get beat up.
- Murray Kempton

A political convention is not a place where you can come away with any trace of faith in human nature.
- Murray Kempton

It is function of government to invent philosophies to explain the demands of its own convenience.
- Murray Kempton

The faces in new york remind me of people who played a game and lost.
- Murray Kempton

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Quotation Say not you know another entirely till you have divided an inheritance with him. - writer
Quotation When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him. - writer
Quotation Secrecy has many advantages, for when you tell someone the purpose of any object right away, they often think there is nothing to it. - writer
Quotation Do all things with love. - writer
Quotation I seem to smell the stench of appeasement in the air. - writer
Quotation Every thing of importance has been said before by somebody who did not discover it. - writer