miscellaneous quotes

"By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote. In fact, it is as difficult to appropriate the thoughts of others as it is to invent."
--Ralph Waldo Emerson
Actually, that seemed pretty easy!
"Big people talk about ideas. Medium-sized people talk about things. Little people talk about other people."
--quoted by Bob Lawrence
The originator of this proverb was obviously a little person.
"A witty saying proves nothing."
--Voltaire
So?
"I hate quotations."
--Emerson again
He contradicted himself! He never did that!

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