Historic Quotes

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Smart, witty, happy, angry, sad, wise, philosophical writers and thinkers have for centuries been sharing their thoughts on all aspects of human existence. Each week, memorable quotes from these individuals – individuals who often have interested, amused, saddened or otherwise inspired Bruce’s own work – will be emailed directly to you.

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Quote of the Week

“I want to talk to these people because they stay in power and you change all the time.” –Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev explaining to members of the Italian government why he wants to talk to Italy’s business leaders 

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Quote of the Week

“The paths of glory lead but to the grave.  Then again, so do all other paths.” – George F. Will

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Quote of the Week

“The lyrics to pop music are so banal that if you show a spark of intelligence they call you a poet.” – Paul Simon 

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Quote of the Week

“As we look at America we see cities enveloped in smoke and flame. We hear sirens in the night. We see Americans dying on distant battlefields abroad.  We see Americans hating each other; fighting each other, killing each other at home.  And as we see and hear these things, millions...Read More »


Quote of the Week

“There is a whole lot in life to be unsure of/ But there’s one thing I can safely say I know/ That of all the things that finally desert us/ Pride is always the last thing to go.”  – Mary Chapin Carpenter 

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