"There are four kinds of homicide: felonious, excusable, justifiable, and praiseworthy."
"There are mighty few people who think what they think they think."
"Honey, I just forgot to duck."
, to his wife, on losing the World Heavyweight title
"My father used to say it was wicked to go fishing on Sunday, but he never said anything about draw poker."
US President (22, 24)
"It makes little difference how many university courses or degrees a person may own. If he cannot use words to move an idea from one point to another, his education is incomplete."
"Space isn't remote at all. It's only an hour's drive away if your car could go straight upwards."
Sir Fred Hoyle
"The Constitution gives every American the right to make a damn fool of himself."
"There is something elegantly sinister about the Rolling Stones. They sit before you at a press conference like five unfolding switchblades; their faces set in rehearsed snarls; their hair studiously unkempt and matted; their clothes part of some private conceit; and the way they walk and talk and the songs they sing all become part of some long mean reach for the jugular."
"In Washington, it's dog eat dog. In academia, it's exactly the opposite."
US writer, politician
"The second day of a diet is always easier than the first. By the second day you're off it."
US actor, singer
"You don't get a helluva lot of character in series TV. They're more likely to star the car."
"When I saw the movie, I said, I wish I had heard the music. I would have ridden the horse differently."