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We owe a lot to Thomas Edison - if it wasn't for him,
by Milton Berle

We owe a lot to Thomas Edison - if it wasn't for him,
we'd be watching television by candlelight.
- Milton Berle

If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.
- Milton Berle

Experience is what you have after you've forgotten her name.
- Milton Berle

You can lead a man to Congress,
but you can't make him think.
- Milton Berle

 

Anytime a person goes into a delicatessen and orders
a pastrami on white bread,
somewhere a Jew dies.
- Milton Berle

Poverty is not a disgrace, but it's terribly inconvenient.
- Milton Berle

Laughter is an instant vacation.
- Milton Berle

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If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?
- Milton Berle

I just filled out my income tax forms.
Who says you can't get killed by a blank?
- Milton Berle

I'd rather be a could-be if I cannot be an are;
because a could-be is a maybe who is reaching for a star.
I'd rather be a has-been than a might-have-been,
by far; for a might have-been has never been,
but a has was once an are.
- Milton Berle

A committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours.
- Milton Berle

The company accountant is shy and retiring.
He's shy a quarter of a million dollars.
That's why he's retiring.
- Milton Berle

I live to laugh, and I laugh to live.
- Milton Berle

I feel like Zsa Zsa Gabor's sixth husband.
I know what I'm supposed to do, but I don't know how to make it interesting.
- Milton Berle

Great indeed is the sublimity of the Creative,
to which all beings owe their beginning
and which permeates all heaven.
- Lao Tzu

The debt we owe to the play of imagination is incalculable.
- Carl Jung

All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
- Abraham Lincoln

I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers.
- Claude Monet

Our life of poverty is as necessary as the work itself.
Only in heaven will we see how much we owe to the poor
for helping us to love God better because of them.
- Mother Teresa

I decided to devote my life to telling the story because
I felt that having survived I owe something to the dead.
and anyone who does not remember betrays them again.
- Elie Wiesel

Without this playing with fantasy,
no creative work has ever yet come to birth.
The debt we owe to the play of
the imagination is incalculable.
- Carl Jung

All I am, or can be, I owe to my angel mother.
- Abraham Lincoln

I owe much to mother.
She had an expert's understanding, but also approached art emotionally.
- David Rockefeller

If you owe the bank $100 that's your problem.
If you owe the bank $100 million, that's the bank's problem.
- J. Paul Getty

We shelter children for a time; we live side by side with men;
and that is all.
We owe them nothing, and are owed nothing.
I think we owe our friends more, especially our female friends.
- Fay Weldon

Modern medical advances have helped millions of people live longer,
healthier lives.
We owe these improvements to decades of investment in medical research.
- Ike Skelton

I am probably exaggerating a little,
but I owe my equilibrium to ink and paper.
- Julien Green

Some great men owe most of their greatness to the ability
of detecting in those they destine for their tools
the exact quality of strength that matters for their work.
- Joseph Conrad

The Jews are the living embodiment of the minority,
the constant reminder of what duties societies owe their minorities,
whoever they might be.
- Abba Eban

Nobody's going to force me to do something against my will.
What do I owe anybody that I should submit my will to them?
- Lauryn Hill

Toots said to me, 'I gotta hand it to him,
thought, when he got into the big money,
he came by and handed me the cash, saying,
'Here's what I'm sure I owe you.'
- Audrey Meadows

I've always wanted to stay involved with young people.
I never bought into the idea that entertainers owe
nothing to their audience except a good performance.
- Pat Boone

Squash has been my life and I owe a lot to the sport.
- Jahangir Khan

I give everything I have to give on the screen.
I feel I don't owe the public anything else.
- Emmanuelle Beart

The United States, for a French citizen,
is a friend, an ally, to whom we owe,
along with most Europeans, our freedom.
- Jean-Pierre Raffarin

I told the Inland Revenue I didn't owe them a penny
because I lived near the seaside.
- Ken Dodd

When I was straight, I had the courage and energy to become an actress.
I owe my career to my will to stop using.
- Kirstie Alley

We players understand we have the best lives in the world.
We owe a debt of gratitude to all our fans,
everyone who supports us.
- Bruce Bowen

The valor and courage of our young women and men in
the armed services are a shining example to all of the world,
and we owe them and their families our deepest respect.
- Bill Frist

We owe our World War II veterans - and all our veterans -
a debt we can never fully repay.
- Doc Hastings

Existence is a strange bargain.
Life owes us little; we owe it everything.
The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose.
- William Cowper

The only thing you owe the public is a good performance.
- Humphrey Bogart

It was Neuberger who first taught me how to do research,
both technically and as a way of life,
and I owe much to him.
- Frederick Sanger

I don't know who invented high heels,
but all women owe him a lot.
- Marilyn Monroe

My son was killed in 2004.
I am not paying my taxes for 2004.
You killed my son, George Bush, and I don't owe you a penny.
- Cindy Sheehan

Suffering!
We owe to it all that is good in us,
all that gives value to life; we owe to it pity,
we owe to it courage, we owe to it all the virtues.
- Anatole France

All I owe the world is my art.
- Sherman Alexie

Respect is what we owe; love, what we give.
- Philip James Bailey

I owe a large part of my success to Joe Brown,
who helped me both as a player and a person.
- Willie Stargell

Pain and sorrow and misery have a right to our assistance:
compassion puts us in mind of the debt,
and that we owe it to ourselves as well as to the distressed.
- Joseph Butler

A penny saved is not a penny earned if at the end of
the day you still owe a quarter.
- Mary Landrieu

Everything that I will ever accomplish,
I owe to God, to my parent's sacrifices,
and to the United States of America.
- Marco Rubio

All that I am I owe to Jesus Christ,
revealed to me in His divine Book.
- David Livingstone

Individuals and nations owe it to themselves and the
world to become informed.
- Paul Harris

I owe Bankhead a gift; she made a director out of me.
- Elia Kazan

And we owe science to the combined energies of individual men of genius,
rather than to any tendency to progress inherent in civilization.
- Chauncey Wright

I am supposed to owe the government something like $100 million.
I couldn't squeeze out a dime.
- Dennis Kozlowski

Billie and I did wonders for women's tennis.
They owe me a piece of their checks.
- Bobby Riggs

I owe everything to the army.
- Norman Wisdom

I owe it all to Jesus.
- Aaron Neville

Just because you like my stuff doesn't mean I owe you anything.
- Bob Dylan

Executives owe it to the organization and to their
fellow workers not to tolerate nonperforming individuals in important jobs.
- Peter Drucker

Believe me, 'tis a godlike thing to lend;
to owe is a heroic virtue.
- Francois Rabelais

Whenever you're successful you owe that success to
the people in the community,
because they are the ones buying your product.
- Carl Karcher

I can plod.
I can persevere in any definite pursuit.
To this I owe everything.
- William Carey

I owe a lot to my parents, especially by mother and my father.
- Greg Norman

There is always some kid who may be seeing me for the first time.
I owe him my best.
- Joe DiMaggio

If I have made an appointment with you,
I owe you punctuality, I have no right to throw away your time,
if I do my own.
- Richard Cecil

We owe something to extravagance, for thrift and adventure seldom go hand in hand.
- Jennie Churchill

It is to TV that I owe my freedom from bondage of the Latin lover roles.
Television came along and gave me parts to chew on.
It gave me wings as an actor.
- Ricardo Montalban

Our country is not the only thing to which we owe our allegiance.
It is also owed to justice and to humanity.
- James Bryce


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