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“Girls do what their mothers tell them. Ladies do what society tells them. Women make up their own minds.”
“A five-year-old with a stick, a seed, and a watering can could grow zucchini — the original, no-talent, guaranteed-gratification vegetable. ... Tomatoes are the runner-up to zucchini in the no-talent, guaranteed-gratification vegetable department.”
“Every good thing you do changes the balance in the universe.”
“Walter has been a stockbroker for years. My theory is that he looked like one when he was born and naturally gravitated toward the profession.”
“Guilt, the poor man's mind control.”
“Hatred, like straw, makes for a lumpy mattress.”
“[On Las Vegas:] ... The City That Never Sleeps. The City That Sins and Smiles and Lives On the Edge. The city where vices become virtues, become what everyone is here to do.”
“To lose hope in the future is to begin to die.”
Karen Kijewski, U.S. writer