Quotes by Christopher Morley

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Loafing needs no explanation and is its own excuse.
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Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting.
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 perseverance  

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The evening papers print what they do and get away with it because by afternoon the human mind is ruined anyhow.
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 media  

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My theology, briefly, is that the universe was dictated but not signed.
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 god  

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A human being: an ingenious assembly of portable plumbing.
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 mankind  

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Things of the spirit differ from things material in that the more you give the more you have.
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 helping  

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Lord! When you sell a man a book you don't sell just twelve ounces of paper and ink and glue. You sell him a whole new life. Love and friendship and humour and ships at sea by night - there's all heaven and earth in a book, a real book.
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 books  

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All cities are mad: but the madness is gallant. All cities are beautiful: but the beauty is grim.
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Dancing is wonderful training for girls, it's the first way you learn to guess what a man is going to do before he does it.
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New York, the nation's thyroid gland.
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 places  

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