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Once sex rears its ugly 'ead it's time to steer clear.
Lying wastes more time than anything else in the modern world.
As a nation, we English will fight and die for principles we cannot find time to teach in our free schools.
There were times when I wished I had been 'prenticed to a different trade. I was putting in seven hours a day on it. It was an odd life I was always hoping that the end of one thriller would not overtake me before I had finished the other.
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There are more ways of killing a cat than drowning it in butter; but this is the sort of thing (as the proverb indicates) we overlook: there are more ways of outraging speech than contradiction merely.
J. L. Austin
May 20, 1904
June 30, 1966
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