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Life has to be given a meaning because of the obvious fact that it has no meaning. (Quote by - Henry Miller)

Misquotation is, in fact, the pride and privilege of the learned. A widely-read man never quotes accurately, for the rather obvious reason that he has read too widely. (Quote by - Hesketh Pearson)

The further through life I drift the more obvious it becomes that I am lacking in thrift. (Quote by - Ogden Nash)

It is difficult to write a paradise when all the superficial indications are that you ought to write an apocalypse. It is obviously much easier to find inhabitants for an inferno or even a purgatory. (Quote by - Ezra Pound)

The idea that seeing life means going from place to place and doing a great variety of obvious things is an illusion natural to dull minds. (Quote by - Charles Horton Cooley)

It is pretty obvious that the debasement of the human mind caused by a constant flow of fraudulent advertising is no trivial thing. There is more than one way to conquer a country. (Quote by - Raymond Chandler)

I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told. (Quote by - Dale Carnegie)

There are two ways of constructing a software design. One way is to make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies. And the other way is to make it so complicated that there are no obvious deficiencies. (Quote by - C.A.R. Hoare)

It may not always be obvious at first, but I think that everyone can make a valuable contribution if only they put their minds to it. (Quote by - Morris Graves)

Jim Bakker spells his name with two k's because three would be too obvious. (Quote by - Bill Maher)

Take the obvious, add a cupful of brains, a generous pinch of imagination, a bucketful of courage and daring, stir well and bring to a boil. (Quote by - Bernard M. Baruch)

Several of the actors I've had the good fortune of working with stand out in my mind as 'ultimate'. I guess the obvious would be Tom Hanks, because he really is as fun and as genuine as he comes across in his films and interviews. (Quote by - Barry Pepper)

The obscure we see eventually. The completely obvious, it seems, takes longer. (Quote by - Ed Murrow)

The reading public is intellectually adolescent at best, and it is obvious that what is called ''significant literature'' will only be sold to this public by exactly the same methods as are used to sell it toothpaste, cathartics and automobiles. (Quote by - Raymond Chandler)

There is nothing as deceptive as an obvious fact. (Quote by - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle)

Passion is the evil in adultery. If a man has no opportunity of living with another man's wife, but if it is obvious for some reason that he would like to do so, and would do so if he could, he is no less guilty than if he was caught in the act. (Quote by - Saint Augustine)

Never assume the obvious is true. (Quote by - William Safire)

If you think you're too small to make a difference, you've obviously never been in bed with a mosquito. (Quote by - Michelle Walker)

Both matter and radiation possess a remarkable duality of character, as they sometimes exhibit the properties of waves, at other times those of particles. Now it is obvious that a thing cannot be a form of wave motion and composed of particles at the same time - the two concepts are too different (Quote by - Werner Heisenberg)

One can't relive one's life. Forgiveness is not what's difficult; one's always too ready to forgive. And it does no good, that's obvious. (Quote by - Louis-Ferdinand Celine)

Most of a modest woman's life was spent, after all, in denying what, in one day at least of every year, was made obvious. (Quote by - Virginia Woolf)

Women have a wonderful instinct about things. They can discover everything but the obvious. (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

Modern man must descend the spiral of his own absurdity to the lowest point; only then can he look beyond it. It is obviously impossible to get around it, jump over it, or simply avoid it. (Quote by - Vaclav Havel)

The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot. (Quote by - Salvador Dali)

Sometimes the situation is only a problem because it is looked at in a certain way. Looked at in another way, the right course of action may be so obvious that the problem no longer exists (Quote by - Edward De Bono)


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