Solomon Quotes

"The only winner in t...

"The only winner in the War of 1812 was Tchaikovsky." β€” Solomon Short
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"The truth is often not...

"The truth is often not the real truth." - Ben Solomon, 19th century magician
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 08
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"Half of being smart i...

"Half of being smart is knowing what you are dumb about." ~Solomon Short
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 14
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β€œFor in much wisdom is much g...

β€œFor in much wisdom is much grief, and he who increases knowledge increases sorrow.” - Solomon
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"Depression is the flaw in love. To be creatures who love, we m...

"Depression is the flaw in love. To be creatures who love, we must be creatures who can despair at what we lose, and depression is the mechanism of that despair." Andrew Solomon - The Noonday Demon
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β€œA gentle answer turns away wrath, but ...

β€œA gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. Careful about your language around here.” - King Solomon
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"I'm all in favor of keeping dangerous...

"I'm all in favor of keeping dangerous weapons out of the hands of fools. Let's start with typewriters." β€” Solomon Short
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"Forge meaning, build identity, and still...

"Forge meaning, build identity, and still be mad as hell. It doesn't make the wrong right, it makes it precious." ~Andrew Solomon
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A member of a tribe of cannibal...

A member of a tribe of cannibals accepts cannibalism as altogether fitting and proper. -Solomon Asch
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 19
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"Teachers are our greatest public servants; th...

"Teachers are our greatest public servants; they spend their lives educating our young people and shaping our Nation for tomorrow."- Solomon Ortiz
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Generally, news reporting and punditry are respectful of the rich an...

Generally, news reporting and punditry are respectful of the rich and disdainful of the poor. -Norman Solomon, Visible and Invisible Caregivers, Extra! Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting, November/December 1997
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 06
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"You know, Dick, when life gives you le...

"You know, Dick, when life gives you lemons, just shut up and eat the damn lemons." - Harry Solomon "3rd Rock from the Sun"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 07
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"Education should be one of our top funding priorities...

"Education should be one of our top funding priorities; talking about it does not help the teachers and students who desperately need promises fulfilled." - Solomon Ortiz
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"For with much wisdom come...

"For with much wisdom comes much sorrow; the more knowledge, the more grief." -Solomon
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"At some point talking ab...

"At some point talking about living has to give way to living." - Sheldon Solomon
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"You don't think in depression that you've put on a gray veil and are seeing ...

"You don't think in depression that you've put on a gray veil and are seeing the world through the haze of a bad mood. You think that the veil has been taken away, the veil of happiness, and that now you're seeing truly." -Andrew Solomon
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 25
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He who is full loathes even ...

He who is full loathes even honey, but to the hungry what is bitter tastes sweet. --Solomon
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 29
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War becomes perpetual wh...

War becomes perpetual when it is used as a rationale for peace - Norman Solomon
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 08
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The big internet behemoths "...live in f...

The big internet behemoths "...live in fear of new technology disrupting their businesses and killing them off."β€”Steven Solomon
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 19
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"Depression is the flaw in love. To ...

"Depression is the flaw in love. To be creatures who love, we must be creatures who can despair..." ~ Andrew Solomon
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 28
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"I don't want to survive. I wan...

"I don't want to survive. I want to live." Solomon Northup(Chiwetel Ejiofor), 12 Years a Slave(2013)
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 14
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