1. I think animal testing is a terrible idea; they get all nervous and give the wrong answers. — A Bit of Fry and Laurie

2. A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother.

3. What is a committee? A group of the unwilling, picked from the unfit, to do the unnecessary. — Richard Harkness in the New York Times, 1960

4. Slogan of 105.9, the classic rock radio station in Chicago: “Of all the radio stations in Chicago…we’re one of them.”

5. With every passing hour our solar system comes 43,000 miles closer to globular cluster M13 in the constellation Hercules, and still there are some misfits who continue to insist there is no such thing as progress. — Ransom K. Ferm

6. Madness takes its toll.  Please have exact change.

7. Applying computer technology is simply finding the right wrench to pound in the correct screw.

10. The graduate with a science degree asks, “Why does it work?”  The graduate with an engineering degree asks, “How does it work?”  The graduate with an accounting degree asks, “How much will it cost?”  The graduate with a liberal arts degree asks, “Do you want fries with that?”

11. Karate is a form of martial arts in which people who have had years and years of training can, using only their hands and feet, make some of the worst movies in the history of the world. — Dave Barry

12. I am not a vegetarian because I love animals; I am a vegetarian because I hate plants. — A. Whitney Brown

13. A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices. — William James

14. Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon full of tapes hurtling down the highway. — Andrew Tannenbaum

15. We should be careful to get out of an experience only the wisdom that is in it–and stop there, lest we be like the cat that sits down on a hot stove-lid.  She will never sit down on a hot stove-lid again–and that is well; but also she will never sit down on a cold one anymore. — Mark Twain

16. There’s so much comedy on television.  Does that cause comedy in the streets? — Dick Cavett, mocking the TV-violence debate

17. If a woman has to choose between catching a fly ball and saving an infant’s life, she will choose to save the infant’s life without even considering if there are men on base. — Dave Barry

18. I am sick unto death of obscure English towns that exist seemingly for the sole accommodation of these so-called limerick writers –and even sicker of their residents, all of whom suffer from physical deformities and spend their time dismembering relatives at fancy dress balls. — Limerick from Ireland

19. When cryptography is outlawed, bayl bhgynjf jvyy unir cevinpl.

20. Lazlo’s Chinese Relativity Axiom: No matter how great your triumphs or how tragic your defeats–approximately one billion Chinese couldn’t care less.

21. 668: The Neighbor of the Beast

22. Some mornings, it’s just not worth chewing through the leather straps. — Emo Phillips

23. Writing about music is like dancing about architecture.

24. Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again. — F. P. Jones

25. Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so. — Douglas Adams, Last Chance to See

26. As your attorney, it is my duty to inform you that it is not important that you understand what I’m doing or why you’re paying me so much money.  What’s important is that you continue to do so. –– Hunter S. Thompson’s Samoan attorney

27. When I told the people of Northern Ireland that I was an atheist, a woman in the audience stood up and said, “Yes, but is it the God of the Catholics or the God of the Protestants in whom you don’t believe?” –– Quentin Crisp

28. Boundary, n. In political geography, an imaginary line between two nations, separating the imaginary rights of one from the imaginary rights of another. — Ambrose Bierce, #019, The Devil’s Dictionary

29. I think that all right-thinking people in this country are sick and tired of being told that ordinary, decent people are fed up in this country with being sick and tired.  I’m certainly not!  But I’m sick and tired of being told that I am! — Monty Python

30. May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house. — George Carlin

31. Sorry, but my karma just ran over your dogma.

32. Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable. — John F. Kennedy

33. Life may have no meaning.  Or even worse, it may have a meaning of which I disapprove. — Ashleigh Brilliant

34. My opinions may have changed, but not the fact that I am right. — Ashleigh Brilliant

35. Her kisses left something to be desired–the rest of her.

36. Drawing on my fine command of language, I said nothing.

37. Always try to do things in chronological order; it’s less confusing that way.

38. Based on what you know about him in history books, what do you think Abraham Lincoln would be doing if he were alive today?  1. Writing his memoirs of the Civil War.  2. Advising the president.  3. Desperately clawing at the inside of his coffin. –David Letterman

39. Once at a social gathering, Gladstone said to Disraeli, “I predict, sir, that you will die either by hanging or of some vile disease.”  Disraeli replied, “That all depends, sir, upon whether I embrace your principles or your mistress.”

40. For three days after death, hair and fingernails continue to grow but phone calls taper off. — Johnny Carson