The best Quotations

Teach a parrot the terms supply and demand and you've got an economist.
- Thomas Carlyle

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Quotation Genius is independent of situation. - writer
Quotation It is not I who become addicted, it is my body. - writer
Quotation With the great part of rich people, the chief employment of riches consists in the parade of riches. - writer
Quotation This became a credo of mine: attempt the impossible in order to improve your work. - writer
Quotation Hot water is my native element. I was in it as a baby, and I have never seemed to get out of it ever since. - writer
Quotation In Heaven all the interesting people are missing. - writer