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❝My philosophy
like colour TV
is all there
in black and white❞
Monty Python

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A lie can be halfway around the world before the truth has got its boots on.
English proverb

Great souls have wills; feeble ones have only wishes.
Chinese proverb

If God lived on earth, people would stone his windows.
Yiddish proverb

It is better to be a coward for one minute than dead the rest of your life.
Irish proverb

Never do anything standing that you can do sitting, or anything sitting that you can do lying down.
Chinese proverb

The best way to get praise is to die.
Italian proverb

When the game is over, the king and the pawn go into the same box.
Italian proverb

You cannot propel yourself forward by patting yourself on the back.
Chinese proverb

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