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Alexander Chase Quotes

An American journalist
(1926 - )

A man's home is his wife's castle.

A shocking occurrence ceases to be shocking when it occurs daily.

A soft refusal is not always taken, but a rude one is immediately believed.

All generalizations are false, including this one.

He who considers his work beneath him will be above doing it well.

Lovers of air travel find it exhilarating to hang poised between the illusion of immortality and the fact of death.

Memory is the thing you forget with.

More and more people care about religious tolerance as fewer and fewer care about religion.

One who understands much displays a greater simplicity of character than one who understands little.

People, like sheep, tend to follow a leader - occasionally in the right direction.

The banalities of a great man pass for wit.

The most imaginative people are the most credulous, for them everything is possible.

The peak of tolerance is most readily achieved by those who are not burdened with convictions.

There are few successful adults who were not first successful children.

To remain young one must change. The perpetual campus hero is not a young man but an old boy.

To understand is to forgive, even oneself.

When a machine begins to run without human aid, it is time to scrap it - whether it be a factory or a government.

Without the spice of guilt, sin cannot be fully savored.