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Engrave this Quote Posterity is as likely to be wrong as anybody else.
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-Heywood Broun, Sitting on the World (1924)
Artist, The
Engrave this Quote In a certain sense every creative person is a reformer, but this does not mean that he must be in his work a propagandist for good roads, shorter hours, and a low tariff. All these are excellent things, but they need not be the concern of the artist.
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-Heywood Broun, "New York World", August 26, 1926
Atheism
Engrave this Quote Nobody talks so constantly about God as those who insist that there is no God.
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-Heywood Broun
Baby, Babies
Engrave this Quote Except that right side up is best, there is not much to learn about holding a baby. There are one hundred and fifty-two distinctly different ways --and all are right! At least all will do.
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-Heywood Broun
Committee
Engrave this Quote A technical objection is the first refuge of a scoundrel.
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-Heywood Broun
Fanaticism
Engrave this Quote Just as every conviction begins as a whim so does every emancipator serve his apprenticeship as a crank. A fanatic is a great leader who is just entering the room.
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-Heywood Broun
Fellowship
Engrave this Quote Brotherhood is not just a Bible word. Out of comradeship can come and will come the happy life for all.
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Gambling (Gaming)
Engrave this Quote The urge to gamble is so universal and its practice so pleasurable that I assume it must be evil.
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-Heywood Broun
Hell
Engrave this Quote Hell is paved with great granite blocks hewn from the hearts of those who said, I can do no other.
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Journalism
Engrave this Quote Write the news as if your very life depended on it. It does!
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-Heywood Broun
Life
Engrave this Quote The tragedy of life is not that a man loses, but that he almost wins.
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-Heywood Broun
Pessimism
Engrave this Quote The most prolific period of pessimism comes at twenty-one or thereabouts, when the first attempt is made to translate dreams into reality.
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-Heywood Broun
Politics
Engrave this Quote A liberal is a man who leaves a room when the fight begins.
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-Heywood Broun
Reason
Engrave this Quote Men are blind in their own cause.
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-Heywood Broun
Speech (freedom of)
Engrave this Quote Free speech is about as good as cause as the world has ever known. But, like the poor, it is always with us and gets shoved aside in favour of things which seem at some given moment more vital.
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-Heywood Broun, The Miracle of Debs, "New York World", October 23, 1926
Engrave this Quote We must bring ourselves to realize that it is necessary to support free speech for the things we hate in order to ensure it for the things in which we believe with all our heart.
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-Heywood Broun, "New York World", January 26, 1923
Work
Engrave this Quote Sweat is the cologne of accomplishment.
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-Heywood Broun

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