Thick Quotes

“his wit's as thick a...

“his wit's as thick as Tewkesbury Mustard” (Act 2, Scene 4, Line 244)
📅︎ Oct 13
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The difference between tax avoidance and tax ...

The difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion, it has been said, “is the thickness of a prison wall.” - Jack Bernstein, “Secrecy World”
📅︎ Jun 26
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‘Methinks that in looking at things spiritual, we are too much like oyste...

‘Methinks that in looking at things spiritual, we are too much like oysters observing the sun through the water, and thinking that thick water the thinnest of air. Methinks my body is but the lees of my better being.’ Melville
📅︎ Nov 18
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"Since that time ten years have passed; then fifteen...

"Since that time ten years have passed; then fifteen. The grass has grown thick over the grave of my youth." Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn on his time in gulags and exile.
📅︎ Dec 09
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“The internal combustion engine, one of the greatest technological advancements...

“The internal combustion engine, one of the greatest technological advancements in history, has an unfortunate downside, namely air pollution so thick that, very soon, sixty-four packs of crayons will include the color Sky Brown” ― Cuthbert Soup
📅︎ Nov 16
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"If you imagine someone who is brave enough to with...

"If you imagine someone who is brave enough to withdraw all his projections, then you get an individual who is conscious of a pretty thick shadow." - Carl Jung
📅︎ Nov 22
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"The same wind that uproots trees makes the grass shine. The lordly wind loves the weakn...

"The same wind that uproots trees makes the grass shine. The lordly wind loves the weakness and the lowness of grasses. Never brag of being strong. The axe doesn't worry how thick the branches are. It cuts them to pieces. But not the leaves. It leaves the leaves alone."
📅︎ Jan 02
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Plunge boldly into the thick of life ...

Plunge boldly into the thick of life and seize it where you will, it is always interesting - John Wolfgang Von Goethe
📅︎ Sep 25
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Sometimes skulls are thick. So...

Sometimes skulls are thick. Sometimes hearts are vacant. Sometimes words don't work. -James Frey
📅︎ May 04
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