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Stanislaw J. Lec Quotes

(1909), Polish Writer

He who limps is still walking.

Category: Action

When you jump for joy, beware that no one moves the ground from beneath your feet.

Category: Celebration

The first requisite for immortality is death.

Category: Immortality

Intelligence, in diapers, is invisible. And when it matures, out the window it flies. We have to pounce on it earlier.

Category: Intelligence And Intellectuals

People find life entirely too time-consuming.

Category: Life And Living

Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?

Category: Progress

No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.

Category: Responsibility

The weakest link in a chain is the strongest because it can break it.

Category: Strength

Thoughts, like fleas, jump from man to man, but they don't bite everybody.

Category: Thoughts And Thinking

Never lie when the truth is more profitable.

Category: Truth