In the battle of existence, Talent is the punch; Tact is the clever footwork
Quote by Wilson Mizner
A drama critic is a person who surprises the playwright by informing him what he...
I respect faith, but doubt is what gives you an education.
In order to excel, you must be completely dedicated to your chosen sport. You must...
Life's a tough proposition, and the first hundred years are the hardest.
A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while, he knows something.
If you count all your assets you always show a profit.
I know of no sentence that can induce such immediate and brazen lying as the...
A slave has but one master. An ambition man, has as many as there are...
When you take stuff from one writer it's plagiarism; but when you take it from...
I've had ample contact with lawyers, and I'm convinced that the only fortune they ever...
To my embarrassment I was born in bed with a lady.
You sparkle with larceny.
Copy from one, it's plagiarism; copy from two, it's research.
A fellow who is always declaring he's no fool usually has his suspicions.
All anger is not sinful, because some degree of it, and on some occasions, is...
The cuckoo who is on to himself is halfway out of the clock.
If you steal from one author it's plagiarism; if you steal from many it's research.
I've never sought success in order to get fame and money; it's the talent and...
Talents are best nurtured in solitude, but character is best formed in the stormy billows...
There is the same difference between talent and genius that there is between a stone...