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Alan Coren Quotes and Sayings
Quotes by Alan Coren

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I wonder sometimes if manufacturers of foolproof items
keep a fool or two on their payroll to test things.
- Alan Coren

Democracy consists of choosing your dictators,
after they've told you what you think it is you want to hear.
- Alan Coren

Since both its national products, snow and chocolate,
melt, the cuckoo clock was invented solely in order
to give tourists something solid to remember it by.
- Alan Coren

Television is more interesting than people.
If it were not we should have people standing in the corner of our room.
- Alan Coren

 

The Act of God designation on all insurance policies;
which means,
roughly, that you cannot be insured for the accidents
that are most likely to happen to you.
- Alan Coren

Bringing a childlike wonder
and a beginner's mind to life
maximizes both success and joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

He who can no longer pause to wonder
and stand rapt in awe,
is as good as dead;
his eyes are closed.
- Albert Einstein PHOTO

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Life is an adventure.
I can only wonder what treasure
awaits at the top of the path.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

The possession of knowledge does not
kill the sense of wonder and mystery.
There is always more mystery.
- Anais Nin PHOTO

My husband melted my heart the day he asked me,
"Can I participate in your wonder?"
In whose wonder do you get to participate today?
- Mary Anne Radmacher

From wonder into wonder existence opens.
- Lao Tzu

Appreciate again and again, freshly and naively,
the basic goods of life, with awe,
pleasure, wonder and even ecstasy,
however stale these experiences may have become to others.
- Abraham Maslow PHOTO

"I wonder what Piglet is doing," thought Pooh.
"I wish I were there to be doing it, too."
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

The process of scientific discovery is,
in effect, a continual flight from wonder.
- Albert Einstein

Anthropology demands the open-mindedness
with which one must look and listen,
record in astonishment
and wonder that which one would not have been able to guess.
- Margaret Mead

Twinkle, twinkle little bat
How I wonder what you're at!
Up above the world you fly,
Like a tea-tray in the sky.
- Lewis Carroll

Mystery creates wonder, and wonder is the basis
of man's desire to understand.
- Neil Armstrong

To be surprised, to wonder, is to begin to understand.
- Jose Ortega Y Gasset

Music takes us out of the actual
and whispers to us dim secrets
that startle our wonder as to who we are.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The more we know about how we lost
our spontaneous wonder and creativity,
the more we can find ways to get them back.
- John Bradshaw

Never say there is nothing beautiful in the world anymore.
There is always something to make you wonder
in the shape of a tree, the trembling of a leaf.
- Albert Schweitzer

Wonder what opportunities you pass, unwittingly,
because your hands are so busy clasping
what you think you have always known.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Wisdom begins in wonder.
- Socrates

Wherever life takes us, there are always moments of wonder.
- Jimmy Carter

In whose wonder do you get to participate today?
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I can only wonder what treasure awaits at the top of the path.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

One of the oldest human needs is having someone
to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.
- Margaret Mead

It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals,
because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out.
Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything
I still believe that people are really good at heart.
- Anne Frank

Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.
It is the source of all true art and all science.
He to whom this emotion is a stranger,
who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe,
is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.
- Albert Einstein

It is not ignorance but knowledge which is the mother of wonder.
- Joseph Wood Krutch

There are no great limits to growth because there are
no limits of human intelligence,
imagination, and wonder.
- Ronald Reagan

Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other.
Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.
- Katharine Hepburn

You can't base your life on other people's expectations.
- Stevie Wonder

People travel to wonder at the height of mountains,
at the huge waves of the sea,
at the long courses of rivers,
at the vast compass of the ocean,
at the circular motion of the stars;
and they pass by themselves without wondering.
- St. Augustine

Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder,
with a dash of the dictionary.
- Khalil Gibran

An Edwardian lady in full dress was a wonder to behold,
and her preparations for viewing were awesome.
- William Manchester

Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise,
the amazement of the Gods.
- Plato

Remain in wonder if you want the mysteries to open up for you.
Mysteries never open up for those who go on questioning.
Questioners sooner or later end up in a library.
Questioners sooner or later end up with scriptures,
because scriptures are full of answers.
And answers are dangerous, they kill your wonder.
- Osho

Yosemite Valley, to me, is always a sunrise,
a glitter of green and golden wonder in a vast edifice of stone and space.
- Ansel Adams

I wonder if other dogs think poodles are members of a weird religious cult.
- Rita Rudner

Sometimes I wonder whether Washington's liberal politicians
truly understand the greatness that is America.
- Mitt Romney

Wonder is from surprise, and surprise stops with experience.
- Bishop Robert South

I often wonder if we could not solve the world's problems
on a similar basis of harmony.
- Artur Rodzinski

I wonder if a soldier ever does mend a bullet hole in his coat?
- Clara Barton

The happiness of the bee and the dolphin is to exist.
For man it is to know that and to wonder at it.
- Jacques Yves Cousteau

It is no wonder that people are so horrible when they
start their life as children.
- Kingsley Amis

Is there any wonder why we are in such big trouble?
Any question why the people don't trust their government anymore,
and demand a change?
- Chris Christie

When Buddy played, he played all out,
all the time.
It was a wonder he didn't keel over and die before he did.
- Al Hirt

When I came to America in the '60s, it was the place to be.
I wonder if I'd come here today.
- Helmut Jahn

It's wasteful spending like this that not only forces
tax increases and cuts in vital services...
but also really make you wonder: who is City Hall looking out for?
- Laura Miller

I wonder if most people ever ask themselves why love
is connected with reproduction.
And if they do ask themselves about this,
I wonder what answer they give.
- Mortimer Adler

I had a blast, but I still wonder sometimes why they
saw me as the perfect guy for this strange character.
- Mike Myers

Not all lucid dreams are useful but they all have a
sense of wonder about them.
If you must sleep through a third of your life,
why should you sleep through your dreams,
too?
- Stephen LaBerge

Ya gots to work with what you gots to work with.
- Stevie Wonder

I wonder how often in the past I may have missed the
good in people because I pre-judged,
based on the differences?
- Anne Perry

An artist is a creature driven by demons.
He doesn't know why they choose him and he's usually too busy to wonder why.
- William Faulkner

It sometimes feels like a strange movie,
you know, it's all so weird that sometimes I wonder
if it is really happening.
- Eminem

I certainly remember building model rockets.
It was fun to watch the rocket blast into the air,
suspenseful to wonder if the parachute would open to
bring the rocket safely back.
- Eric Allin Cornell

Most sets of values would give rise to universes that,
although they might be very beautiful,
would contain no one able to wonder at that beauty.
- Stephen Hawking

You wonder about it and wonder how will I make an instrument
that can handle this kind of a problem.
- Clyde Tombaugh

Philosophy begins in wonder.
- Plato

I think most of the people involved in any art always
secretly wonder whether they are really there because
they're good or there because they're lucky.
- Katharine Hepburn

Sometimes I wonder if I got lulled into not wanting
things because I grew up black in this country.
- Kevin Eubanks

Like Confucius of old, I am so absorbed in the wonder
of the earth and the life upon it,
that I cannot think of heaven and the angels.
- Pearl S. Buck

Smile, it makes people wonder what you are thinking.
- Anonymous

I wish I could go home.
I've been on the road since May.
I wonder if my dogs still remember me.
- Brendan Fraser

Sometimes in the dark of night I begin to think.
And I wonder if Lee started all this violence.
- Marina Oswald

Who would name their kid Jack with the last words 'off'
at the end of the last name? No wonder that guy is screwed up.
- George Clooney

Advertising is the 'wonder' in Wonder Bread.
- Jef I. Richards

Probably millions of Americans got up this morning with a cup of coffee,
a cigarette and a donut.
No wonder they are sick and fouled up.
- Jack LaLanne


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