Louis Agassiz

Every great scientific truth goes through three stages. First, people say it conflicts with the Bible. Next they say it had been discovered before. Lastly they say they always believed it.

Men do not like to admit to even momentary imperfection. My husband forgot the code to turn off the alarm. When the police came, he wouldn't admit he'd forgotten the code. He turned himself in.

Bernie Mac

There were 13 kids in my family. We were so poor we had to eat cereal with a fork, so we could pass the milk to the next kid.

The most important thing to succeed in show business is sincerity. And if you can fake that, you've got it made.

I tell ya, I get no respect from anyone. I bought a cemetery plot. The guy said, 'There goes the neighborhood'.

Conan O'Brien

A study says woman have better verbal skills than men. I just want to say to the authors of that study: 'Duh!"

Jonathan Winters

What really scares me most, more than nukes or cancer, is a man or woman without a sense of humor.

Judy Tenuta

My mother said, 'You won't amount to anything because you procrastinate.' I said, 'just wait...'

Dorothy Parker

The two most beautiful words in the English language are 'check enclosed'.

Pity the poor insomniac dyslexic agnostic. He stays up all night wondering if there really is a dog.


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