"All professions are conspiracies against the laity."
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"All problems are finally scientific problems."
"The most anxious man in a prison is the governor."
"Common people do not pray; they only beg."
"Power does not corrupt men; fools, however, if they get into a position of power, corrupt power."
"The world is populated in the main by people who should not exist."
"He knows nothing; and he thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career."
"Assassination is the extreme form of censorship."
"Great art is never produced for its own sake. It is too difficult to be worth the effort."
"In order to fully realize how bad a popular play can be, it is necessary to see it twice."
"A pessimist is a man who thinks everybody is as nasty as himself."
"If there was nothing wrong in the world there wouldn't be anything for us to do."
"Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous"
"You will never have a quiet world until you knock the patriotism out of the human race."
"Patriotism is a pernicious, psychopathic form of idiocy."
"Better see rightly on a pound a week than squint on a million."
"Put an Irishman on the spit and you can always get another Irishman to turn him."
"Hell is full of musical amateurs: music is the brandy of the damned."
"He never does a proper thing without giving an improper reason for it."
"Morality is suspecting other people of not being legally married."
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